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Daniel Andrews says he has no confidence in Victoria’s private aged care Covid-19 response – The Guardian

All non-elective surgery in Victoria halted as state records 384 more cases and six deaths and almost 20% of aged care facilities affected by coronavirus

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All non-urgent elective surgery in Victoria will be halted and specialist health staff from those clinics will take over care in aged care facilities as Daniel Andrews said he did not have confidence that existing aged care staff could keep residents safe amid outbreaks of Covid-19.
On Tuesday the premier said 384 new cases of Covid-19 had been identified in the state overnight and that six more people had died, four of those linked to aged care, taking the states death toll to 83.
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