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's second Nursing and Midwifery Grand Round recently hit the ground with great success, discussing support for women with substance use issues throughout and ...
Tuesday 6 to Friday 9 October is International Malnutrition Awareness Week aimed at raising awareness of malnutrition in hospitalised patients of all ages and the ...
This month Mater welcomed Jane Schmitt as Executive Director of External Relations to form part of the state-wide leadership team.
A collaboration between the Queensland Brain Institute at the University of Queensland and Mater Research has seen the first ever recording of a human neuron in ...
The United Nations has declared October 1 the International Day of Older Persons with 2020-2030 the Decade of Health Ageing an opportunity to make collaborative ...
A $1 million donation gifted to Mater by philanthropists Maha Sinnathamby and Bob Sharpless and their wives will go towards establishing the Mater Family Wellbeing ...
As Mater’s Dietetics and Food Services team continues to work on providing contemporary, delicious and healthy options to patients staying in hospital, last week the ...
Queensland X-Ray at the Mater Adult Hospital Brisbane has established a world-class cardiac MR imaging facility, which opened in September 2020.
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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