Care after going home

Our staff is dedicated to ensuring your child is provided the appropriate care after discharge.If additional patient care information is required after discharge this will be provided on your child’s departure from hospital.

If you believe your child will require assistance once you arrive home, please do not hesitate to alert our staff. Should you require in-depth discharge planning for your child, Mater Children’s Private Brisbane nursing staff will arrange for a discharge coordinator to assist with your needs.

Clinical questions after discharge

If you have any questions relating to your surgery after you have been discharged from hospital please contact your specialist.


If you experience a medical emergency after your discharge, which you believe is related to your surgery, please telephone Mater Private Emergency Care Centre on 07 3163 1000 or Emergency Services on 000.


Mater Pathology provides an efficient and fully bulk-billed home collection service for all patients throughout Brisbane, Ipswich and northern Gold Coast. To book a home collection or for further information please telephone 07 3163 8500.