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Sutton hopeful lockdown is working but aged care horror grows – The Age

Three more Victorians dead, two of them in aged care homes, as Chief Health Officer sees signs Melbourne’s outbreaks are being contained.

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Infections were reported in three more aged care homes, with Iris Manor in Ashburton and Mercy Place in Parkville each notifying single cases, while two cases have been linked to Epping Gardens Aged Care.
The infection cluster at St Basils Homes for the Aged in Fawkner has grown to 51 cases, with 42 cases now linked to Estia Health in Ardeer and 31 cases linked to the Glendale Aged Care facility in Werribee.
Health Minister Jenny Mikakos said aged care staff who worked across multiple homes ha…

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