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Brisbane South PHN’s geographic boundary is directly aligned with that of the Metro South Health local hospital network. This enables the efficient transfer of valuable knowledge and skills between organisations.

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  • 1.1 million (23% of the state’s population)
  • Urban, rural and remote regions

Diverse range of population groups

  • > 68% of Queensland’s refugee population
  • 26,300 residents identify as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (2.3 per cent of the regional population)

Large proportion of vulnerable populations: CALD, refugees, older persons and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.


  • 319 general practices
  • 1,325 General Practitioners
  • 6 GP visits per person
  • 600 nurse and midwife practitioners
  • 203 community pharmacies
  • Approximately 2700 allied health professionals
  • Seven public hospitals: Beaudesert Hospital, Logan Hospital, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital, QEII Jubilee Hospital, Redland Hospital and Mater Public Hospital.
  • Six private hospitals: Greenslopes Private Hospital, Mater Private, Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane, Mater Mothers’ Private Redland, St Vincent’s Private Hospital and Sunnybank Private Hospital.
  • Eight community health centres: Beenleigh CHC, Browns Plains CHC, Corinda CHC, Eight Mile Plains CHC, Inala CHC, Logan Central CHC, Marie Rose Centre and Redland Health Service Centre.
  • Five Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Services

Four local government authorities: Brisbane City, Logan City, Redland City and Scenic Rim Regional.