This signed service agreement includes funding, activity and performance requirements for the hospital and Metro North 2019-2022 health service. Metro North Hospital and Health Service enables people to provide excellent patient-centered care and quality health care. We focus on working with health partners and investing in systems, engagement and culture, connecting people to provide services to a population approaching 900,000 people, from north of the Brisbane River to north of Kilcoy. There is a service agreement between the Ministry of Health and all hospital and health services (HHS) for the delivery of public health services. The service agreement defines the health, education, research and other services that must be provided by HHS and the resources that will be made available to HHS for the delivery of these services. It also defines the results that need to be achieved by the SHH and how its power is measured. Current service agreements and changes to the Metro Health and Hospitality Service (HHS) The current service contract covers the period from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2022. All changes to the service agreement during this period are recorded in an amendment. We are the largest of the 16 hospitals and health services (HHS) that offer public health services in Queensland. Metro North HHS is a legal body managed by our Board of Directors. The 2016/17 – 2018/19 Hospital and Health Services, Service Agreements (April 2019), as agreed until 2018/2019 Window of Amendment Three and a final declaration of funding and activity acquired at the end of the service agreement term, is available here. The amendments will be published within 14 days of signing, both by the Director General of the Ministry of Health and by the Chair of the Hospital and Health Committee.

Service contracts are managed in accordance with these supporting documents. If you need copies of previous reviews of the 2016/2017 – 2018/19 service contracts or related changes, please contact SAM@health.qld.gov.au. We are an important partner at Herston Health Precinct, one of Australia`s largest health and knowledge districts.