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 is pioneering a surgical assistance robot on orthopaedic surgeries, as the very first in Queensland to see it have great success before, during and after knee ...
What is a metabolic disease? A metabolic disease occurs when the metabolism process fails, and the body has an imbalance of essential substances needed to stay healthy.
Mark decided to study Mater Education’s Certificate III in Individual Support after some life-changing circumstances that made him realise what really is important to ...
We’re thrilled to announce that three Townsville Mater Education students have since gained employment at the organisations that their placement was completed.
Research has demonstrated a long standing relationship between chronic medical conditions and anxiety or other related mental health disorders which can worsen the ...
Brothers, Phoenix and Cooper both attended Mater Education's High School Health Adventure program in July, encouraged by their mum who works in radiotherapy.
Australia’s national science agency CSIRO, Mater Mothers’ and Redland Hospital have fast-tracked an app to support pregnant patients with gestational diabetes and ...
Mater Education is excited to announce the launch of three Communication and Engagement courses.
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 2018/19 Mater Annual Review
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