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Christmas-New Year Opening Hours

Thursday 10 December 2020

Mater is committed to the ongoing safety and care of the community during the holiday period. While there are some closures of Mater facilities and services, many services will continue to open over the Christmas-New Year Eve break.

Mater wishes you and your family a safe and happy Christmas.

Mater Hospital Brisbane

Ambulatory and Outpatients

Closed from 23 December until 12 January inclusive, with the exception of Urgent Category 1, # clinics and post-operative reviews.

Elective Surgery and Endoscopy

Reduced Activity from Wednesday 23 December until Tuesday 12 January inclusive. Emergency surgery, urgent Category 1 activity and obstetric theatres will remain open.

 

Mater Private Hospital Brisbane

Theatres 

Will remain open throughout Christmas/New Year period however it is likely there will be reduced activity from 24 December to 4 January 2021 due to the usual activity plan.

In the weeks from early January to early February, Mater Private Hospital Brisbane theatres will be undergoing theatre refurbishment and activity will be relocated accordingly. Further information will be forthcoming in relation to the plan. 

Cardio Vascular Unit (CVU)

Open throughout Christmas/New Year period however it is likely that there will be reduced activity from 24 December to 4 January 2021 due to the usual activity plan.

 

Transit Lounge

Closed from Wednesday 23 December until Tuesday 12 January. 

 

Inpatient areas

Will remain open. Inpatient areas may merge dependent upon unplanned activity levels.

Mater Private Hospital Brisbane

It is likely that Level 10 (10E & 10N) will merge for two weeks from 24 December to 10 January (representing a reduction in beds from 60 to 30 during this time).

Rehabilitation ARC

Will likely merge across two floors for three weeks from 23 December to 12 January (representing a reduction in beds from 48 to 34 during this time).

Mater Hospital Brisbane 23-hour ward

Closed from 23 December to 12 January.
It is likely 9A will merge to 10A at some stage during this period, representing 56 beds across Level 10.

Mater Mothers’ Hospitals
Depending on activity, one postnatal ward may close.

 

Mater Young Adult Health Centre

Amanda Flynn Clinic

Closed from 24 December to 4 January.

Mater Young Adult Health Centre

Open at reduced activity from 23  December to 12 January. May merge with Mater Children's Private Brisbane if numbers reduce to less than five patients.

 

Mater Private Hospital Springfield

Mater Health Centre

Mater Specialist Suites Brookwater will be closed from 22 December to 3 January, returning 4 January 2021.

Theatres

Closed from 25 December, opening 4 January.

Inpatient wards

IPU 1 to remain open, with IPU 2 to open when activity increases through January.

Mater Cancer Care Centre Springfield

Closed on 25 and 26 December and 1 January 2021.

 

Mater Private Hospital Redland

Day Unit

Closed from 23 December to 4 January. 

Theatres

Closed on 25 and 28 December and 1 January 2021. Minimal staffing between 24 December and 3 January. 

Sessional Suites

Mater Private Hospital Redland sessional suites will be closed from 25 December to 3 January, returning 4 January 2021.
 

Mater Mothers’ Hospitals

Antenatal Clinic

Closed on 25 and 28 December and 1 January 2021. Clinics open on 29, 30 and 31 December 2020. 

Maternal Fetal Medicine

Closed on 25 and 28 December and 1 January 2021. Clinics open on 29, 30 and 31 December 2020. 

 

Mater Cancer Care Centre Brisbane

Closed on 25 and 26 December and 1 January 2021.

 

Mater Private Breast Cancer Centre

Closed Friday 24 December to Monday 4 January 2021.

 

Mater in Mind

Closed 25, 26 December and 1 January 2021.

 

Mater Pharmacy

Mater Pharmacy South Brisbane Vulture Street

Closed from Friday 25 December, reopening Tuesday 29 December.

Closed from Friday 1 January, reopening Monday 4 January 2021.

Mater Pharmacy South Brisbane Raymond Terrace

Closed from Friday 25 December, reopening Tuesday 29 December.

Closed from Friday 1 January, reopening Monday 4 January 2021.

Mater Pharmacy Cancer Care Centre, South Brisbane

Closed from Friday 25 December, reopening Tuesday 29 December.

Closed from Friday 1 January, reopening Monday 4 January 2021.
 

Mater Health and Wellness

Closed from Thursday 24 December, reopening Wednesday 6 January 2021.

 

 

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