The Mater Young Adult Health Centre Brisbane inpatient ward provides dedicated care for young adults aged 16 to 25 years. The only ward of its kind in Australia, this custom designed care environment offers Mater patients a unique experience designed to meet their health care needs. The ward cares for young people requiring medical and surgical admission.
Young people requiring infusions for various conditions are able to access this service after hours and on weekends to avoid disruption to work or study. Ward staff can arrange for specialist staff from supportive programs to see you on the ward.
Patients are able to recuperate and recover with access to:
- art therapy
- free to air TV
- indoor and outdoor social areas
- access to school teachers
Emergencies: If you need urgent treatment, please go to the Emergency Department of your closest hospital. The Mater Hospital Brisbane Emergency Department offers a 24-hour comprehensive emergency service staffed by experienced emergency doctors, nurses, training registrars and house officers.
Non Urgent: For non-urgent treatment and care, your medical professional is required to send a referral to the Mater Specialist Outpatient Clinics.
Level 7, Salmon Building
South Brisbane QLD 4101
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If you have any questions about the Mater Young Adult Health Centre Brisbane, please call us on 07 3163 8111.