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 Education delivers entry-level healthcare qualifications to students at Fairholme College Toowoomba, thanks to the school's newly built Health Hub.
Mater is honoured to be named a finalist of the Minister’s Choice Award for Outstanding Engagement as part of the 2019 Multicultural Queensland Awards to be announced ...
Mater Professor David McIntyre has been awarded a significant honour and chosen to present a prestigious lecture in Austria, later this year.
At just 24 weeks’ pregnant Adele Cameron delivered her twin boys Harry and Patrick at Mater Mothers’ Hospital on 15 December 1992.
Along with two successful scholarship students in the most recent Mater Education graduation, we also had the pleasure of watching Dominique graduate, who has had a ...
Mater’s seasonal room service Chef’s Specials menu is beating the winter blues and patients love it.
A group of creative knitters, crocherers and crafters are not only improving their mental and physical health when they meet each week; they are creating items that ...
A pilot program providing post-natal care to mothers in the community who are impacted by drug addiction, domestic violence, homelessness and mental illness, has been ...
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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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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