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Mossman Multi Purpose Health Service

icon The multi purpose health service is based in Mossman and includes a primary health clinic in Cow Bay.
icon Mossman comprises of a 24-bed acute inpatients unit and an eight-bed residential aged care unit.
icon Mossman provides health services, including accident and emergency, community and primary healthcare, mental health, dental and outreach specialists.
icon A community health program, Health life skills, has successfully provided the local Indigenous community with ways of improving their health.
icon In partnership with the Port Douglas Neighbourhood Centre, programs are run for high-risk falls patients.

Distance to main referring hospital(s)

Cairns Hospital 80 km

Hospital services

Accident and emergency
Acute care
Aged care and long stay

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Strategic and Operational Management
Customer Service
Financial Management
Staff Development
Information Maintenance & Management
Records Maintenance & Management
Clinical Coding
Patient Travel
General administration

Clinics available

Child health
Healthy bladder
Hearing health
High risk foot
Well women's health

Medical and Allied health services

Cardiac Rehabilitation
Fracture Clinic
High Risk Foot Clinic
Occupational therapy
Outpatients Clinic
Speech pathologist
Social work

Outreach services

Alcohol, tobacco and other drug service
Clinical nurse
Mental health
Social work

Home and Community Care services (HACC)

Case management
Client care coordination
Domestic assistance
Nursing care
Personal care
Respite care (centre based day and dementia)
Social support

Visiting specialist services

Aged care assessment team
Breast screen (every 2 years)
General medicine
General surgery
Healthy Bladder Clinic
Mental health including Child and Adolescent Mental Health
Respiratory medicine
Sexual assault counselling
Well Women’s Health Clinics

Community and primary health

Alcohol, tobacco and other drug service
Antenatal classes
Chronic disease management program
Early discharge midwifery service
Family care program
Health education and promotion
Hearing Health Clinics
High Risk Foot Clinic
Lactation consultation
Mental health
Needle and syringe program
Oral health
Positive Parenting Program (PPP)
Post acute care
School based immunisation program
School screening

Capital works or recent improvements

Roof replacement to hospital and staff accommodation
Various works including repairs to doors and windows

Last updated: 4 April 2017

Mossman Hospital

Contact details

Address: 9 Hospital Street, Mossman Qld 4873
Cow Bay Primary Health Centre

Phone: 07 4084 1200

Fax: 07 4098 3069

Office hours

8:30am - 4:30pm

Clinics and specialist services

November Services 2017

October Services 2017