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Metro South Health

Metro South Health is the major provider of public health services in the Brisbane south side, Logan, Redlands and Scenic Rim regions. We employ more than 13,000 staff who provide specialist health care to a population of more than 1 million people, 23% of Queensland's population.

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Your health. Our specialty.

In 2014-15, we boosted our services by employing 567 additional doctors, nurses and allied health practitioners, and delivered an impressive program of capital works for the region, including the:

  • opening of a $145 million Logan Hospital expansion project complete with new emergency department, rehabilitation unit and children's inpatient ward
  • opening of a new transit care hub at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, making patient admissions and departures faster, smoother and more comfortable
  • renovations at the QEII Dental Clinic improving access for people with disabilities.

Read more about our 2014-15 achievements in our:   Year in Review  Annual Report

Latest news

Victoria Atkinson Melanoma Drug

Melanoma drug trials highlight benefit over chemotherapy

A drug trialled at Princess Alexandra Hospital (PAH) has proven to be more effective than chemotherapy in the treatment of melanoma.

People with a disability

Have your say on our Disability Plan

Metro South Health is developing a Disability Plan to help us improve our services for people with disability and prepare us for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

NAIDOC week launched at PA Hospital

NAIDOC week launched at PA Hospital

PA Hospital officially launched NAIDOC Week celebrations for the Metro South Health region this week with a dynamic event involving a welcome to country, smoking ceremony and traditional

New cyclotron facility commences production

New Cyclotron facility commences production

A new facility at Brisbane’s Princess Alexandra Hospital (PAH) has allowed more Queenslanders to benefit from Positron Emission Tomography (PET) scanning.