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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

Music therapy soothes Jenny on cancer journey Music therapy soothes Jenny on cancer journey

Jenny is one of our patients benefiting from music therapy at the Mater Cancer Care Centre.  After being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2003, Jenny went into remission after treatment, but sadly her cancer returned in 2014. 

Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Tags: Mater, Mater Cancer Care, Music Therapy

Healthy Kindy Kids at Mater Healthy Kindy Kids at Mater

A group of kindy students dressed up in scrubs to learn about hospitals and their health during an excursion to Mater Private Hospital Springfield.

Monday, 26 June 2017

Tags: community, Mater Private Hospital Springfield

From refugee to Mater nurse—a reflection inspired by Refugee Week From refugee to Mater nurse—a reflection inspired by Refugee Week

During Refugee Week, Mater nurse Racheal Magot reflects on her experience as a refugee and how it informs her care of patients with a refugee background.

Monday, 19 June 2017

Tags: Refugee, Refugee Week

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