In the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy, Mater offers compassionate service to the sick and needy, promotes an holistic approach to healthcare in response to changing community needs and fosters high standards of health-related education and research. Following the example of Christ the healer, we commit ourselves to offering these services without discrimination.
The Mater Values of Mercy, Dignity, Care, Commitment and Quality guide our interactions with those for whom we are privileged to care, our colleagues and the many people with whom we interact each day.
the spirit of responding to one another
the spirit of humanity, respecting the worth of each person
the spirit of compassion
the spirit of integrity
the spirit of professionalism
Mater acknowledges that our healthcare services are provided on traditional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander lands, and pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.