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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During a world first therapy conducted at the Princess Alexandra Hospital by Mater Researcher and Haematologist Professor Maher Gandhi a 46-year-old patient Scott ...
Getting access to the right health care can be a challenge for anyone, especially if you have barriers that limit your ability to communicate to health professions ...
A partnership between Mater Private Hospital Townsville and Townsville University Hospital, will utilise ground-breaking technology to deliver state-of-the-art ...
To mark this year’s Close the Gap day, Mater is excited to show commitment to providing safe and effective healthcare for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander ...
A large percentage of the population will experience constipation at some point in their lifetime, it is a relatively common digestive issue.
The team from Mater’s Advanced Epilepsy Service have partnered with Epilepsy Queensland to provide a continuum of care and ongoing support, advocacy and education for ...
Since being named a “Waste Smart Kindy” by the Brisbane City Council in November 2020 Mater Early Learning has continued its commitment to promoting sustainability ...
Stillbirth affects more than 2,000 Australian families each year (six babies lost each day). Not every stillbirth is preventable, but many are.
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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