Mater Women's and Children's Hospital

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Mater Women's and Children's Hospital
Mater Women's and Children's Hospital is located in Australia
Mater Women's and Children's Hospital
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Geography
Location Queensland, Australia
Coordinates 19°16′21.4″S 146°48′12″E / 19.272611°S 146.80333°E / -19.272611; 146.80333Coordinates: 19°16′21.4″S 146°48′12″E / 19.272611°S 146.80333°E / -19.272611; 146.80333
Organisation
Hospital type Private
History
Founded 2007 (2007)
Links
Lists Hospitals in Australia

Mater Women's and Children's Hospital in Hyde Park Townsville, Queensland was established in 2007 when the Sisters of Mercy (Mater Health Services North Queensland) bought the competing private obstetric hospital, the Wesley/Park Haven Hospital.[1][2]

History[edit]

The Park Haven Private Hospital opened in 1937,[3] and was purchased by the Brisbane UnitingCare Wesley Hospital in 1999.[4]

Facilities[edit]

The Mater Women's and Children's Hospital has a bed capacity of 58. Current specialty areas represented are gynaecology, obstetrics, paediatrics, general surgery, orthopaedics, urology, oncology, and plastic surgery.[5]

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