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Mater Aged Care in an Emergency (MACIAE) is a Mater service dedicated to supporting aged care facility(ACF) residents, their families, facility carers and general practitioners (GPs); with the goal of providing a seamless care transition between primary and tertiary sectors in order to ensure the highest and safest standards of care with the utmost compassion and dignity.
MACIAE is facilitated by a specialist aged care clinical nurse consultant who co-ordinates with all key partners involved in the care delivery to this unique population, to optimise their health outcomes and and communication pathways between stakeholders. MACIAE aims to support the delivery of:
"the right care, in the right place, at the right time"
Clinical telephone support is available 24 hours, seven days a week. Complex care coordination and Telehealth specialist appointments are available Monday-Friday, 8 am to 4 pm. To request education support, please contact MACIAE’s clinical coordinator.
View MACIAE referral decision pathways for advice on when to contact Mater Aged Care in an Emergency.
24 hour clinical support and referrals telephone: 0401 900 367
Fax: 07 3163 1969
MACIAE Clinical coordinator:
Telephone: 07 3163 6684 8 am-4 pm Monday to Friday
Providing local communities with access to integrated health care & services.
GP Education, Maternity Shared Care Alignment Program and Events.
South Brisbane GP Education Evening - 7 February
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