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
With no new cases detected in Queensland, Coronavirus restrictions will ease from today, 15 April. This means that mask wearing will no longer be a requirement indoors or in hospitals.
We will continue to ensure there is enough space when in classrooms so you can safely maintain social distancing and have masks available for you to use if you would prefer to wear one during your course.
If you feel unwell at any stage, please get tested and stay at home. The health and well-being of you, your fellow students and our educators are our highest priorities.
If you are a Mater Education student on placement, your placement remains unchanged. If there is a alteration to your placement due to the public health guidelines, a Mater Education team member will advise you on MS Teams as soon as possible.
If you are unwell or have been told to isolate, please stay home and contact your placement coordinator.
If you are going in to a hospital building, you are no longer required to wear a surgical mask. If you do choose to wear a mask within the hospital, the following recommendations are to be followed:
You can find more tips on wearing a mask here.
The health and wellbeing of students, classmates and educators is our number one priority. If you are feeling unwell, have recently returned from overseas, or have been in close contact with a person who has tested positive for COVID-19, we ask you to stay at home. This includes if you have:
If you have any questions or would like to speak to a Mater Education team member, please call 1300 070 350.
If you are required to present for COVID-19 testing, you can find a list of COVID-19 testing centres on the Queensland Health website.
You can also attend our COVID-19 Testing Clinic located on Stanley Street.
If you have any questions about your course, please call the Mater Education team on 1300 070 350. You can also continue to monitor the Department of Education, Skills and Employment website for updates on COVID-19 and the effect on education.
You can also stay up-to-date by monitoring the following channels: