Our culture

Our patients and community are at the center of everything we do. Our aim is to improve their health and wellbeing by providing safe, high-quality healthcare.

We strongly believe that involving our communities in the planning and evaluation of local health services enhances outcomes.

We know how important it is to work in an organisation that provides more than just a job. We recognise that meaningful work, the capacity to balance life’s priorities and the opportunity to develop and grow are fundamental to our workforce.

Working for us, you'll gain experience in a diverse range of areas and opportunities. We provide services through 26 healthcare facilities including:

  • Hospitals
  • Multipurpose Health Services
  • Community Clinics
  • Aged Care Facilities
  • General Practice Services.

We believe our people are our strength and are key to making a difference in rural and remote Queensland communities.

When you join us, you become a part of a thriving and supportive community and extended work family.

Our values

Our employees apply our shared values to every aspect of their work. This helps make sure our workplaces are effective and inclusive and empower our employees to reach our goals.

Read more about our vision, purpose and values.

Diversity and inclusion

Our work environment is inclusive and supportive, and we value our employees.

Our workplaces reflect diversity and we encourage participation of people from all backgrounds and cultures.

We strive to be an employer of choice. We provide fair and equitable employment opportunities for people of all cultures, abilities and backgrounds.

What we’re doing

We encourage inclusive practices in recruitment and career. We do this by:

  • designing jobs to support workforce flexibility, diversity and inclusion
  • ensuring diversity of candidates in recruitment pools
  • promoting the benefits of diversity and inclusion to staff
  • resourcing leaders to achieve a more diverse and inclusive workplace
  • supporting employees so they can bring their whole self to work
  • supporting employees with appropriate training, development and career opportunities.

These strategies align with the Queensland Health Workforce Diversity and Inclusion Strategy.

Tell us if you need support to access assistance for a job interview, or when you come to work with us.

Living in the South West region

Our region is a kaleidoscope of colour, with red sands, thriving wetlands and national parks.

To find out more about working for us and living in the South West region check out our Facebook page.

You can also find out more about our region, transport services and find things to do on the Outback Queensland website.

There are regional airports throughout the South West, so you are never too far from anywhere.

Workplace benefits

We offer attractive pay and conditions, supportive and inclusive workplaces, and exciting career opportunities.

Find out more about our workplace benefits.

Last updated: December 2022