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Victoria’s aged care system on verge of collapse amid Covid-19 surge, doctors warn – The Guardian

Exclusive: Australian Medical Association says health workers believe there will soon not be enough staff to care for residents



Doctors are warning the aged care system in Victoria is on the verge of collapse a situation that will be worsened by the federal governments impending announcement that the states part-time and casual aged care workers will be banned from working across multiple facilities to help contain the spread of Covid-19 through the sector.
The president of the Victorian branch of the Australian Medical Association, Dr Julian Rait, said he had received numerous messages from health workers in aged care …

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