Cairns Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Media Releases

Robotic Surgery Coming to Cairns
Oct 06, 2017
Cairns prostate cancer sufferers will now be able to access the most advanced surgical treatment available with Cairns Private Hospital announcing the imminent installation of the da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical Robot System.


Cairns Private Hospital’s largest redevelopment has been officially opened
Nov 10, 2015
Cairns Private Hospital’s largest redevelopment has been officially opened by Managing Director Chris Rex. The new private wing on Abbott Street now takes Cairns Private Hospital to a total of 150 beds and provides dedicated Orthopaedic, Surgical and Rehabilitation units. Work has now commenced on the renovation of the Maternity unit that includes 3 dedicated Birth Suites and a new Special Care Nursery. Many of the remaining shared accommodation are also being converted to private rooms.


Cairns Private Hospital set for $16m expansion
Oct 23, 2015
HEALTH services in the Far North will receive a much-needed injection with a $16 million expansion of Cairns Private Hospital.

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Crane moves on to hospital site for $16m expansion
Oct 23, 2015
WET weather hasn’t hampered the start of Cairns Private Hospital’s $16 million expansion, as the first crane moves on to the site today.

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Cairns Private Hospitals Big Upgrade
Sep 01, 2015
Cairns Private Hospitals largest redevelopment is on track with the hospitals new Orthopaedic and Surgical units due to be opened in November. The hospitals new 21 chair Renal Dialysis opened in July and the front foyer of the hospital has also been finished. The expansion and redevelopment will take Cairns Private Hospital to a total number of 150 beds and provide dedicated Orthopaedic, Surgical and Rehabilitation units including a gymnasium. There will also be a dedicated Cardiac Medical unit.


The Ramsay Cairns cycling team
Oct 01, 2012
The Ramsay Cairns cycling team did a great job to ride so far over 3 days in the heat!


Ramsay Cairns ready for more theatre patients with new suite
Sep 01, 2012
The Cairns Private Hospital officially unveiled its latest redevelopment project on August 29 in the hospital’s operating theatre department.
The completion of the 11-month Operating Theatre project will enable the hospital to keep up with demand and improve the patient traffic throughout the department.


Danielle awarded Midwife of the Year winner
Aug 01, 2012
The Cairns Private Hospital’s Danielle Weise was announced as the 2012 Johnson and Johnson Queensland Midwife of the Year.


Cairns Private Hospital looking good at 60
Nov 01, 2011
The Cairns Private Hospital has celebrated its 60th year in 2011. This year has also seen the commencement of the operating theatre expansion. Due for completion in May 2012, this re-development will see a refurbished Day Surgery Unit and an additional 6th theatre commissioned. A 7th theatre will be commissioned as demand grows.


First for the Far North
Oct 01, 2010
Far North Queensland’s private mental health facility, The Cairns Clinic, officially opened its doors to patients on October 11, 2010 and has enjoyed a busy first couple of months.