Princess Alexandra Hospital is a tertiary health care centre, providing care in most major adult specialties. We are nationally recognised for our expertise in trauma management and organ transplants. We are one of Australia’s leading academic and research health centres.
Princess Alexandra Hospital has helped a young bride smile on her wedding day with the aid of a prosthesis, after a two-year battle with cancer resulted in her losing an eye, and part of her cheek and mouth.
Handlebar moustaches haven’t been fashionable since the 80s, but this Movember at Princess Alexandra Hospital they’re more popular than ever as hundreds of staff grow out their upper-lip hair to raise awareness and funds for men’s health.
In a world first, Queensland Health has installed two robotic X-ray machines – that show live, high-quality images – inside the Princess Alexandra Hospital Emergency Department, helping staff to assess and treat patients quickly and safely in time-critical situations.
Princess Alexandra Hospital’s new sensory space, featuring stunning murals, aromatic plants and a striking view of Brisbane’s CBD, is helping the 75 per cent of intensive care patients who experience delirium.