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Adult Physiotherapy Services

The main areas of acute adult physiotherapy services are listed below. Please follow the links for further information:

How to access our services

Eligibility

Physiotherapy services are available for all inpatients at Mater Hospital Brisbane. Most patients will be eligible for our outpatient services within the hospital at no charge.

Referral

Non-insured inpatient services: your treating doctor will arrange for inpatient physiotherapy when required.

Non-insured outpatient services: available with a referral from a medical specialist or General Practitioner.

Cost

There is no cost with these services if you have a current valid Medicare card. Please discuss this with our office staff if you fall outside of these criteria.

Insured services do not require a referral. You can self-refer, but there is a cost involved for these services.

Location

Mater Adults Physiotherapy operates within Mater Hospital Brisbane. The non-insured outpatient department is located on Level 2 of the Mater Hospital Brisbane.

Office hours

Allied Health Reception and Outpatient Services:
Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 4.30pm. Closed on weekends and public holidays.

Inpatient Clinical Services

Mater Hospital Brisbane: Monday to Sunday, 7.30am to 4.00pm
Mater Mothers Hospitals: Monday to Friday 7.30am to 4.00pm, Saturday and Sunday 7.30am to 1.00pm.

Out of hours evening shift (Monday-Friday) and oncall services are provided across Mater Hospital Brisbane and Mater Mothers Hospitals based on clinical need and medical referral.

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