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
As of 6 am today, Friday 23 July, COVID-19 restrictions in Queensland have lifted.
This means the Queensland Chief Health Officer no longer requires students on clinical placement to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before entering a hospital, disability, correctional or aged care facility. Clinical placement will go ahead as planned from today, Friday 23 July 2021.
If you are feeling unwell, please do not attend your class and speak with the Mater Education team as soon as possible on 1300 070 350.
As a student on placement entering a hospital who meets the current COVID-19 requirements, you must wear a surgical mask. The following recommendations are to be followed when wearing a mask:
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: