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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In an engaging event, that ranged from an insight into Indigenous culture to the future of Australia’s medical research, the Mater Research Showcase 2022 highlighted ...
An Ayr woman is proving anyone has time to study, completing her Diploma of Nursing through Mater Private Hospital Townsville with seven children at home.
A young Queensland mum battling an incurable cancer is creating “happy memories” and a travel bucket list with her miracle baby, visiting every Australian state and ...
Over the past six months, the Mater Private Clinic-based consultants have seen a disturbing rise in new cases of skin cancer, according to reconstructive surgeon Dr ...
General Practice Nurses could make a huge difference in improving the healthcare of people with intellectual disability, but their potential is currently untapped ...
Brisbane’s very own flying neurosurgeon Dr Martin Wood has been taking Mater healthcare services to new heights across Queensland amidst the global pandemic.
Queensland surgeons have saved the life of premature baby boy Noah O’Brien after successfully performing emergency surgery on his tiny body when his bowel perforated ...
A new study by Mater Research and University of Queensland scientists has identified a key cause of severe COVID-19 infections and paved the way for an entirely new ...
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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