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Australia’s first hotel-style hospital room service has rolled out at Mater’s South Brisbane campus delivering more than 2000 meals a day to all patients and reducing plate waste by 17 per cent.
Wednesday, 5 April 2017
Tags: Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, nutrition, Room Service
For 12 years Rhonda Hodges has been unable to walk or sit comfortably in a chair, been in tremendous pain and only left the house to go medical appointments. After a chance meeting in a medical clinic with a Mater specialist, Rhonda is not only walking again, she has regained life skills most people take for granted.
Thursday, 24 November 2016
Tags: Mater Health, Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, neurological, neurosurgery, rehabilitation
Through Mater’s Pet Therapy program, volunteers like Belinda Eva and her dog Gracie work side by side with occupational and physiotherapists to assist patients in their rehabilitation.
Friday, 12 August 2016
Tags: Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, Pet Therapy Program, rehabilitation, volunteers
Mater patient Gerhard Infante has returned to the Philippines this week after successful neurosurgery and rehabilitation to minimise the symptoms of a rare condition known as Lubag.
Mater Centre for Neurosciences and associated teams donated their time and skills to extend and improve Gerhard’s life.
Monday, 18 July 2016
Tags: Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, Mission, neurological, neurosurgery
Patients in Mater Private Hospital Brisbane rehabilitation unit were treated to a musical extravaganza with an a cappella performance from Ugandan orphans from Watoto’s Children’s Choir.
Tuesday, 12 April 2016
Tags: Mater Private Hospital Brisbane
The team at Mater Private Hospital Brisbane (MPHB) has been awarded the CBORD International Visionary Award for Room Service.
Friday, 6 November 2015
Tags: dietitian, Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, Mater Private Hospital Springfield, Sustainability
Mater Private Hospital Brisbane perioperative nurse Jessica Bowe recently joined orthopaedic surgeon Dr Cameron Cooke and anaesthetist Dr Attila Nagy (both Visiting Medical Officers) on a volunteer trip to the Atoifi Adventist Hospital, in the Solomon Islands.
Friday, 2 October 2015
Tags: anaesthetics, Hospital, Mater, Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, nursing, orthopaedic, volunteers
Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane and Mater Children’s Private Brisbane were ranked top nationally in this year’s HCF hospital experience survey of more than 12 000 of its members.
Thursday, 27 August 2015
Tags: Awards, Mater Children's Private Brisbane, Mater Mothers' Private Brisbane, Mater Private Hospital Brisbane
Providing healthcare to the community doesn’t stop over the holidays. While there are some closures of Mater facilities and services, many services remain open over the Christmas-New Year break.
Tuesday, 23 December 2014
Tags: emergency, healthcare, Mater, Mater Mothers' Hospitals, Mater Pathology, Mater Pharmacy,, Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, Mater Private Hospital Redland
An innovative room service initiative at Mater Private Hospital Brisbane (MPHB) has been recognised by the Private Hospitals' Association of Queensland (PHAQ) for significantly lowering food wastage and improving patient outcomes.
Wednesday, 2 July 2014
Tags: Awards, Don Murray, Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, PHAQ