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Severe weather event update

Friday, 31 March 2017

Severe weather event update

South East Queensland is continuing to feel the impacts of ex Tropical Cyclone Debbie, with infrastructure damage, road closures and disruptions to public transport links.

As an essential service provider, Mater continues to operate as normal, with only a minor number of services impacted today and over the weekend.

Mater is contacting patients affected by minor service disruptions. If you need further information please check your appointment letter or the confirmation text message you received for contact details.

Mater's emergency departments remain open to provide care for those who are seriously hurt or unwell.  If you require general advice, please contact 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84).

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