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Mater Private Hospital Springfield welcomes Graduate Nurses Mater Private Hospital Springfield welcomes Graduate Nurses

Five new nursing graduates have been welcomed into Mater Private Hospital Springfield’s first mid-year nursing graduate intake.  

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Tags: Mater Education, Mater Private Hospital Springfield

Mater patient benefits from cooling cap thanks to Dry July Mater patient benefits from cooling cap thanks to Dry July

When Carolyn Attwood was facing chemotherapy following a breast cancer diagnosis in 2016, one of her first questions was whether she would lose her hair.

 

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Tags: Mater Cancer Care Centre, Mater Private Hospital Springfield

The gift of a new smile for James The gift of a new smile for James

Playful five year-old James Narte Estrera from the Philippines has undergone surgery at Mater Children’s Private Brisbane for a complex craniofacial cleft thanks to Mater Children’s Private Brisbane and Operation Smile Australia.

Monday, 24 July 2017

Tags: Dr Richard Lewandowski, Jason Schoutrop, Mater Children's Private Brisbane, Operation Smile Australia

Mater Education Pop-Up Simulation program Mater Education Pop-Up Simulation program

Mater Education has been using Simulation as an education tool since 2009 and currently runs a program that allows for Simulations to take place in the clinical environment.  

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

Tags: Mater Education, Mater Health, simulation

Benson receives much needed surgery a long way from home Benson receives much needed surgery a long way from home

Mater surgeons are giving Ugandan boy Benson hope through reconstructive genital surgery.

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Tags: Mater Children's Private Brisbane

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