We are an iconic provider of hospital-based healthcare, striving to deliver an exceptional standard of care
We comprise several hospitals, health centres, a nationally accredited education provider and a world-class research institute
We are a nationally accredited, hospital-based Registered Training Organisation - the only one of its kind in Queensland
We are part of a collaborative research institute with The University of Queensland and founding partner of the Translational Research Institute
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Mater continues to work as part of the broader health network in support of Public Health efforts to contain, treat and manage COVID-19.
Today Mater hospitals in Rockhampton and Mackay unveiled their new brand.
We spoke to Casandra, a driven Mater Education graduate, who has re-invested her Diploma of Nursing learnings into the childcare vocation she has worked in for almost ...
March 29 2020 marks an important milestone for the Speaking With Good Judgement (SWGJ) Program, being two years to the day since it was launched across Mater.
Mater Centre for Neurosciences has partnered with Epilepsy Queensland to provide a continuum of care for patients by helping them access essential support services in ...
Currently, testing for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is only available through Mater Pathology for people who are feeling unwell AND have travelled to overseas in the ...
March 21st is World Down Syndrome Day, where we celebrate the lives and achievements of people with Down Syndrome, creating a global voice, advocating for their ...
Queensland Scientists have discovered a possible link between Parkinson’s disease and a gene impacted by a neurotoxin found in blue-green algae.
For our staff and volunteers, Mater is more than a place of work; it’s a place where we all can make a lasting impression on patients’ lives. Whether that’s providing a patient quality medical advice or offering them reassurance and comfort while they undergo treatment, Mater People are there for our patients and families in a myriad of ways.
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We are our Mission. Mater exists to respond to unmet community need; to provide compassionate care to those who need it most. We see this care—our Mission in action—every day. Sometimes, it’s uplifting. Sometimes, it’s heartbreaking. Sometimes, it’s humbling. It is genuine kindness, offered compassionately without expectation. It is who we are. View 2017/18 Mater Annual Review
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At Mater, we value effective communication—with staff, patients and the community. To keep up to date with news at Mater, you can review the latest news updates on this page or you can follow us or join the conversation on our social media channels.
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