Mitchell Multi-Purpose Health Service (MPHS) is located in the South West Hospital and Health Service (SWHHS). It is approximately 560 kilometres west of Brisbane and 87 kilometres from Roma in the Maranoa planning region.

Distance to main referring Hospitals

Roma Hospital
Toowoomba Base Hospital
Princess Alexandra Hospital


  • Accident & Emergency
  • General ward
  • Outpatients
  • X-ray
  • Pharmacy (hospital use only)
  • Wound management
  • Flexible care places for long-term care
  • Telehealth
  • General Medical practice
  • Palliative care

Community and Allied Health

  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Social work
  • Podiatry
  • Dietetics and nutrition
  • Dentistry
  • Diabetes education
  • Early intervention parenting program
  • Mental health
  • Immunisation clinics
  • Child health
  • Women’s health
  • Aged care assessment
  • Drug and alcohol services
  • Indigenous health
  • Health promotion/prevention

Home and Community Care (HACC)

  • Frail aged
  • People with disabilities and carers

Bed Numbers

Mitchell MPHS has:

available aged care beds
available beds/bed alternatives

General Practitioners

A privately-run general practice is co-located on-site at Mitchell MPHS. The medical superintendent is also employed by SWHHS and is available for emergency presentations and outpatient services

Catchment population

The primary catchment for South West consists of the planning regions :

  • Balonne
  • Murweh
  • Far South West
  • Maranoa

In 2014, the estimated resident population for the catchment of Maranoa planning region (which includes Roma) was 13,862 people. The town of Mitchell has an approximate population of 911 as at 2011.

The estimated Indigenous population of the Maranoa planning region was 1190 persons or 8.6 per cent of the Maranoa population.


95 Ann Street,
Mitchell, QLD, 4465


+61 7 4623 1277


+61 7 4623 1866

Office Hours

0830 – 1700