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National accreditation for the Queensland Diabetes and Endocrine Centre (QDEC)

Queensland Diabetes and Endocrine Centre (QDEC) has been accredited as a National Association of Diabetes Centre Tertiary Care Diabetes Service.

Appointment of Directors - Surgical and Acute Care Services, Mater Health

The governance structure for the Surgical and Acute Care Services Stream at Mater has now been finalised and the Directors that are filling the key roles in this structure have been announced.

Registrations now open for the Mater Research TRIP Symposium – Wednesday 22 November 2017

Registrations are now open for the annual Mater Research Translating Research into Practice (TRIP) Symposium - Wednesday 22 November 2017

Partnership behind new hope for Queenslanders with drug-resistant epilepsy

Researchers at Mater Centre for Neurosciences, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute and Queensland University of Technology will join forces to develop new diagnostic and treatment tools for doctors working with patients who have debilitating, drug-resistant epilepsy.

Mater theatres undergo an audit as part of the Safety in Surgery project

Mater theatres will undergo an audit from Monday 9 October through until Friday 3 November as part of the Safety in Surgery project.

Trek the El Camino to support stroke research with Steps for Stroke

Help make a breakthrough in stroke research by joining Steps for Stroke, a trek throughout Spain’s beautiful El Camino from 7 - 20 May 2018.

Health Advocacy Legal Clinic at Mater Young Adult Health Centre Brisbane

A Health Advocacy Legal Clinic (HALC) has been established at Mater Young Adult Health Centre Brisbane to provide free advice or legal help by a small team of supervised law and social work students. A primary function is to connect clients with appropriate representation and resources.

Rostering Enhancement Project

Mater Health is launching a project to transform and enhance the rostering experience to further help our Nursing and Midwifery Managers and employees plan their work and personal lives.   The project will initially focus on Nursing and Midwifery staff but will ultimately be made available to benefit all Mater Health staff. 

Mater South Brisbane Water Quality Update

Mater undertakes rigorous, ongoing monitoring of its water systems to ensure it is of the highest quality in line with state and national regulatory requirements.

Improving referral processes and access to clinical information

Mater has been working with our GP partners on a series of initiatives and enhancements to improve efficiency and provide seamless access to clinical information relating to the patient journey - from referral through to discharge.

Influenza activity continues to rise

Influenza activity at the national level has continued to increase with high levels of influenza activity likely to continue for the next few weeks.

Improvements to Mater patient experience surveys

Mater will soon transition the existing paper based patient survey system to an online platform to ensure a more efficient and accurate measurement of patient experience. 

2017 Mater Doctors’ Alumni Dinner

Over 160 Mater doctors and guests attended the annual Mater Doctors’ Alumni Dinner held at Rydges South Bank on Friday 25 August.

Mater Centre for Neurosciences—changes to infusion arrangements

In a move to improve patient care, Mater Centre for Neuroscience infusion service has been relocated from Mater Cancer Care Centre to Mater Centre for Neurosciences.

'Business Class' Conference 14 - 15 October

An exclusively designed conference focussed on supporting our specialists to build their private practice now and into the future.  Mater's 'Business Class' Conference will prepare those travelling a new path into private practice, and help those who are established frequent flyers seeking a systems check for future growth.
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Private Evening Obstetric Ultrasound Service

The Mater Centre for Maternal Fetal Medicine is operating an after hours private obstetric ultrasound service for women, providing after hours access to routine morphology and First Trimester NT combined screening. Available from 5 pm-8.30 pm every second Thursday evening, funds raised from this clinic contribute directly to Mater Research.

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