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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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In 2015-16 we boosted our services by employing 447 additional doctors, nurses and allied health practitioners, and delivered Australia’s first large-scale digital hospital at Princess Alexandra Hospital.

We also made significant strides in reducing waiting lists for specialist outpatient appointments, with a 44 per cent reduction in the number of patients waiting longer than clinically recommended.

Read more about our 2015-16 achievements in our:   Annual Report

Latest news

PAH Toxicology Unit halves bed days

A dedicated Toxicology Unit at the Princess Alexandra Hospital (PAH) has halved the average length of stay of toxicology presentations, saving the hospital more than $1 million each year.

Radiation oncology research team

RADONC celebrates extraordinary year of research

The Princess Alexandra Hospital Radiation Oncology Department celebrated a bumper year of achievements with the launch of its 2016 Annual Research Report.

Community garden at PA Hospital

Community garden sprouts at PAH

Australia’s first large-scale digital hospital has connected back to nature with the addition of a free community garden for patients, visitors and staff.  

Special Care babies cuddle up in new twin cot

Special Care babies cuddle up in new twin cot

Special Care Nursery is celebrating a new look and the arrival of a brand new custom designed cot for its tiniest twin patients.