Shocking footage shows a West Australian healthcare worker beside an infected person without any PPE, triggering fears of an outbreak.
Victoria’s second wave has been attributed to Melbourne’s bungled hotel quarantine, and there are now dire concerns of a repeat disaster.
Funds are blaming the high cost of medical devices including stainless steel bolts for adding around $200 a year to private health fund insurance costs.
Doctor Bernadette Boss has been named the interim National Commissioner for Defence and Veteran Suicide Prevention.
There was no plan for handling coronavirus in nursing homes, according to a scathing royal commission report after 641 people died in aged care facilities.
A pensioner with severe dementia who is fleeing an unsafe home environment has been denied a request to quarantine at her daughter’s Mudjimba address.