Sunshine Coast residents have access to world class healthcare services, integral to a rapidly growing health sector. Read on to find out more about the key health providers, cutting-edge facilities, investment opportunities and innovative research projects that contribute to this dynamic region.
The Sunshine Coast region is home to approximately 2000 healthcare businesses, 500+ general practitioners, 300 private specialists and 110+ primary care practices.
Key hospital and specialist facilities are located at Caloundra, Kawana, Birtinya, Nambour, Buderim and Maroochydore. Follow the link to view the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service Map.
Queensland Health is the name of the overall public health service in the state of Queensland.
You can also find hospitals, health centres and services (including GPs, dentists, pharmacies and opticians) on the Sunshine Coast by visiting the Queensland Health website.
Healthcare in Australia
Australia’s health system is one of the best in the world, providing safe and affordable health care for all Australians. It is jointly run by all levels of Australian government – federal, state and territory, and local.
Find out about the foundations of the Australian health system:
Invest in health
The Sunshine Coast Health Precinct is the epicentre of a $5 billion health infrastructure development. Set to make a significant economic impact with a contribution of $3.2 billion to the Sunshine Coast economy and an ongoing $447 million annually after completion.
Find out more about investment opportunities for health industry businesses, innovators and entrepreneurs.