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December 2014

Mater Health Services Christmas-New Year opening hours Mater Health Services Christmas-New Year opening hours

Providing healthcare to the community doesn’t stop over the holidays. While there are some closures of Mater facilities and services, many services remain open over the Christmas-New Year break.

Tuesday, 23 December 2014

Tags: emergency, healthcare, Mater, Mater Mothers' Hospitals, Mater Pathology, Mater Pharmacy,, Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, Mater Private Hospital Redland

Mater celebrates 10 000 babies in 2014 Mater celebrates 10 000 babies in 2014

Mater welcomes into the world the 10 000th baby to be born this year at Mater Mothers’ Hospitals.   

Saturday, 20 December 2014

Tags: baby, Mater Mother, Mater Mothers' Hospitals, Mater Mothers’ Private Redland

Mater gives the greatest gift to Ugandan children Mater gives the greatest gift to Ugandan children

Hundreds of children in Uganda were elated to receive an early Christmas present from Mater last month—gifts that will improve their health and quality of life.  

Friday, 19 December 2014

Tags: healthcare, Mater Foundation, Mission, Physiotherapy

Mater’s Sing for Health choir brings festive cheer Mater’s Sing for Health choir brings festive cheer

Mater’s Sing for Health choir put everyone in the festive spirit this week, performing Christmas favourites to a crowd of Mater staff and visitors at Mater Mothers’ Hospitals. 

Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Tags: hearing, Mater Mothers' Hospital, Mothers', occupational therapy, Sing for Health

Dr Griffin wins award for malaria research Dr Griffin wins award for malaria research

Mater’s Director of Infectious Diseases, Dr Paul Griffin has been awarded the Elsevier Clinical Research award for 2014  by the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene  for his outstanding research on malaria transmission.

Friday, 12 December 2014

Tags: clinical research, Dr Paul Griffin, infectious disease, malaria, research