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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A new program at Mater Mothers’ Hospital is giving parents the skills they need to take their premature babies home sooner and with additional support.
Take on the ride of your life this September and pedal towards supporting improved treatments for people fighting cancer. Cycle for Cancer is returning for a second ...
Four friends who have collectively volunteered for more than 45 years at Mater are encouraging others to get connected and give back to their community.
Ingham teenager Stevie Barrett almost died in 2018 after a horror quad bike accident. This week she graduated as an Enrolled Nurse through Mater Education's Diploma ...
Young Australians are at risk of unknowingly developing liver disease due to overeating and drinking too much alcohol, warns Mater Research Senior Fellow Dr Katharine ...
From learning how to perform CPR to removing surgical staples, North Queensland Indigenous students have been given a glimpse of the healthcare opportunities ...
Mater Pathology has a new collection centre at Moggill, and has re-opened Coorparoo after significant renovations to improve the experience for patients and visitors.
Mary-Anne is one of many women among us who are strong, capable and loving—but whose mental health can be profoundly affected by pregnancy and birth.
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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