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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Gayle Nickel and Julie Zillmann are celebrating a combined 70 years of service to Mater Private Hospital Bundaberg.
Every year throughout October, National Carers Week is aims to recognise family members, friends and support professionals who provide care to people who need ...
International Stuttering Awareness Day, held on Thursday 22 October, aims to raise public awareness of issues faced by the world’s population who stutter or stammer.
When Susan Shine was diagnosed with breast cancer in September 2019 the former Mater team member knew the only place she wanted to be treated was Mater Hospital due ...
Foot Health Week runs from 12-18 October with this years’ theme of, ‘Get Back on Track - Fit feet for a better YOU’ which seeks to highlight how podiatrists help ...
Did you know only 4 per cent of Australians are eating the recommended five servings of vegetables every day. This week 12 -18 October is National Nutrition Week ...
Perioperative Nurses Week (PNW) runs from 4 till 10 October presenting an opportunity to celebrate the essential role perioperative nurses play in our healthcare system.
To recognise Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we hear from a breast cancer care nurse on what it's like to care for women amid their breast cancer journey.
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.
A Media and Communications Officer is on-call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. To contact the on-call officer, please phone Mater Switch on 07 3163 8111 and ask to be put through to the Media and Communications Officer on-call or give us online feedback