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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Queensland triplets Aiden, Elaina and Clay Davey are gearing up for their first day at Birkdale State School, as their parents come to terms with a “much quieter ...
For as long as she can remember, Stephanie Barwick wanted to be a nurse.
“I still have a drawing from when I was in kindergarten when we were asked what we wanted ...
Television sports journalist Sam Squiers is expecting her husband Ben to shed a tear when their ‘little fighter’ Imogen starts school for the first time next month.
An innovative new Mater Health service is helping GPs respond to the growing need to access specialist health services in remote and regional Queensland.
Mater Research is aiming to unlock the cause of severe tuberculosis (TB) – which is once again the world’s deadliest infectious disease – thanks to a $1.5m National ...
Rockhampton’s Karen Messmer was born 15 weeks early and with a hole in her heart, weighing a tiny 825 grams and given little chance of surviving.
Ipswich mother-of-six is Chantelle Anderson is gearing up for an action-packed New Year’s Day at home with her ‘miracle’ triplets Matthew, Locklyn and Charlie, who ...
When Lilly Kate Robinson was born earlier this year, she weighed just 800g - no more than a loaf of bread.
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.
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