Metro North Health is Australia’s largest and most diverse public hospital and health service, with over 30% of people in Brisbane North not born in Australia and 20.5% of people speaking a language other than English at home.
By offering targeted services that meet the needs of our communities, we aim to improve the health and wellbeing of all culturally and linguistically diverse people in our region. This includes:
- providing free interpreting services for people who would prefer to use a language other than English when accessing health care, this includes sign language
- a range of translated resources and fact sheets
- multicultural coordinators and nurse navigators available in some services.