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Mater at Home

The Mater at Home team provides home and community-based Allied Health and Nursing services to both adult and adolescent patients.

The service is flexible and provides a rapid response to residents that live within a 40 km radius from the South Brisbane campus. Please refer to the table below for an outline of services provided.

Patient referrals are triaged according to prioritisation guidelines, and are booked for appointments accordingly. If you have any questions, or for more information, please telephone 07 3163 1760 Monday to Friday, 7.30 am to 4.30 pm Referrals for all patients can be sent direct to the department via fax on 07 3163 1767.

For more information or to make an appointment, please telephone 07 3163 1760 or email the department at materathome@mater.org.au


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  • Right click on the form file or link (instead of opening it)
  • Select ‘Save target as’
  • Choose file path and click Save
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  • Select 'Open with' and choose Adobe Acrobat

If you continue to have problems downloading the file, please contact the GP Priority Hotline
on 07 3163 2200.

 

Adult services

Public patients

  • The service is flexible and provides a rapid response to patients that live within the Mater at Home catchment area (40 km radius from the Mater South Brisbane campus).
  • Service areas, eligibility and referral criteria vary according to the type of program referred to. A small co-payment may be required for some services. For further information regarding a specific referral, please call our office on 3163 1760.
  • Referrals are accepted via phone, fax or email. 

 

Private patients*

  • All Mater at Home allied health and nursing services are available on a fee for service basis for both adults and adolescents. The service is flexible and provides a rapid response to residents that live within a 40 km radius from the Mater South Brisbane campus. 
  • Eligibility, referral criteria and cost to the client vary according to the type of program referred to. For further information regarding a specific referral, please call our office on 3163 1760.

 

 

Mater at Home accepts referrals from many sources including:

  • General Practitioners and Specialists
  • Hospitals
  • Community Health Centres
  • Home-based service providers
  • Allied health professionals
  • Family members
  • Patient self-referrals

*Patients will incur fee for appointments booked with this service.

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