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Victoria coronavirus wave causing confusion in aged care facilities – ABC News

An aged care resident hospitalised with COVID-19 says she has no idea if her friends are safe, as families and other people in nursing homes report exhausted staff and little communication from some service providers.

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An aged care resident hospitalised with COVID-19 says she has not been able to contact her friends in the facility, as family members of a different resident say they feel “left in the dark” about the situation inside the nursing home.
Key points:

  • There are 683 active coronavirus cases across 61 aged care facilities in Victoria
  • Families of residents in some of the worst-affected nursing homes have raised concerns about a lack of communication
  • The pandemic is highlightin…

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