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Mater delivers Australia’s first next generation CT Imaging Mater delivers Australia’s first next generation CT Imaging

Mater is Australia’s first hospital to take delivery of a CT scanner which provides scans in approximately a third of a second and delivers significantly less radiation than all other machines available to Australian hospital patients.

Friday, 24 March 2017

Tags: first, Mater Hospital Brisbane

Mater acts locally, thinks globally for Earth Hour Mater acts locally, thinks globally for Earth Hour

Mater is celebrating Earth Hour by ‘acting locally and thinking globally’. Peter Nomikos, Director of Engineering and Maintenance, is a key member of the multi-award winning Sustainability at Mater planning committee and is leading Mater’s ongoing transition to energy-saving LED lamps. 

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Tags: environmental sustainability, Sustainability at Mater

Lent—a time for new beginnings Lent—a time for new beginnings

In our busy world, Lent provides us with an opportunity for reflection and renewal, to reassess our relationships and attitudes and to identify the things we wish we could do differently.

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Tags: Lent

Heart of Australia partnership Heart of Australia partnership

When Mater’s Chief Executive Officer Dr Shane Kelly saw Dr Rolf Gomes on Australian Story, he was immediately struck by the positive impact Dr Gomes’s work was having in rural and remote areas of Queensland and was keen to offer Mater’s support.

Monday, 27 February 2017

Tags: community, Dr Shane Kelly

Mater announces new Director Mater Private Hospital Springfield Mater announces new Director Mater Private Hospital Springfield

Mater is pleased to welcome Justin Greenwell into the position of Director for Mater Private Hospital Springfield.

Wednesday, 22 February 2017

Tags: community, Mater Private Hospital Springfield, Springfield

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