Mercy Health and Aged Care Central Queensland is a not-for-profit catholic organisation committed to delivering the highest quality of health and aged care to the community of Central Queensland.
We have dedicated professional staff working in a team environment delivering relevant, compassionate, innovative and responsive care.
Mercy Health and Aged Care Central Queensland employs approximately 1,400 people working across:
- 5 Private Hospitals located in Mackay, Rockhampton, Gladstone, Bundaberg and Yeppoon
- 3 Residential Aged Care Facilities in Rockhampton
- 2 Retirement Villages in Rockhampton
- Day Respite and Day Therapy Centres in Rockhampton
- Mackay Day Surgery Unit
- Linen and Food Services in Rockhampton
- Corporate Office located in Rockhampton
We believe in providing services to all people, guided by values of compassion, human dignity, justice, service and special concern for the poor.
Opened in July 1997 at its present location, 263 Agnes Street, Rockhampton, Mercy Health and Aged Care Central Queensland Limited Corporate Office is responsible for the operation of all the facilities which form part of the Organisation. The motto of the Organisation is Caring for you for Life. With five Mater Hospitals in Bundaberg, Gladstone, Rockhampton, Yeppoon and Mackay and three aged care facilities and associated community services in Rockhampton, Mercy Health and Aged Care Central Queensland Limited is committed to providing you with health and aged care for all stages of life.
As a not-for-profit organisation all surplus funds are reinvested to upgrade our services, equipment and facilities. Mercy Health and Aged Care Central Queensland Limited is an organisation which continues the healing ministry of Jesus Christ by providing a high standard of short and long term care to the sick and aged in the tradition of the Sisters of Mercy Central Queensland.
At Mercy Health and Aged Care Central Queensland Limited, deep trust in the mercy and compassion of God is the foundation of our Catholic philosophy. Catherine McAuley's legacy of care and service for all in need is the inspiration for our work.
We believe in, and are witness to, the dignity of the human person and the value and quality of human life, at all stages of its existence. We believe in excellence in the provision of care wherever the need arises. We believe in upholding the teachings of the Gospel and the Catholic Church, on the crucial health and welfare issues of our time. We believe in providing our services with excellence, justice, compassion, integrity and respect for each individual, regardless of race, gender, creed or socio-economic status.