Welcome to WHA!

Cairns & Hinterland Hospital and Health Service Join WHA

We would like to welcome Cairns, Mareeba, Innisfail, Tully and Atherton Hospitals to the WHA community.

The Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service (CHHHS) is responsible for the delivery of Health Services in a geographical area of 141,000 square kilometres ranging from Cairns to Tully in the south, Cow Bay in the north and Croydon in the west. The HHS outer western region encompasses extremely remote communities.

Membership Prospectus

WHA now represents over 1/3 of births that occur in Australia, making us the largest women’s health advocacy, networking & maternity benchmarking organisation. We have 10 Special Interest Groups that meet regularly by teleconference to share information, ideas, tools and resources on solutions to common problems and innovative practices to improve outcomes. 

Interested in joining WHA? Learn all about us and what membership offers you by downloading and reading our New Member Prospectus. This document contains all the information you need to know about our advocacy, benchmarking program, networking opportunities and more!