Important information for Mater’s specialists and GP partners:

 

Government and Health information

Latest Mater updates - for SEQ Mater Specialists

View previous COVID-19 newsletters for credentialed clinicians

Latest Mater updates - for Central and North Queensland Mater Specialists

Latest Mater updates - for GPs

Mater resources for clinicians

Region and hospital specific information

Mater’s response to COVID-19 involves specific hospital and regional information for our medical community stakeholders:

Mater South East Queensland

Please note, Mater's COVID-19 Testing Clinic located on Stanley Street has now closed. Should you require an immediate test without a GP referral, you can view the full list of your nearest fever clinics here, or visit your nearest Mater Pathology COVID-19 collection centre

Mater Central Queensland
  • Mater Private Hospital Rockhampton and Mater Private Hospital Mackay advise that you ask any at risk patients to please telephone ahead before presenting to their emergency departments. This will allow our staff to ask the appropriate screening questions, to prepare for their arrival and minimise exposure to other patients. We are recommending that anyone with flu-like symptoms which include a fever or cough, to avoid visiting family or friends in hospital).

  • Mater Private Hospital Bundaberg will refer any patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 to Bundaberg Base Hospital who has established a fever clinic, entry located near the helipad off Bourbong Street.

Mater North Queensland
  • Mater Private Hospital Townsville advise that you ask any at risk patients to please telephone ahead before presenting to their emergency departments. This will allow our staff to ask the appropriate screening questions, to prepare for their arrival and minimise exposure to other patients. We are recommending that anyone with flu-like symptoms which include a fever or cough, to avoid visiting family or friends in hospital).