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NSW Health data shows COVID-19 testing rates have plummeted in south-west Sydney – ABC News

NSW Health data shows a huge spike in coronavirus testing in south-west Sydney has dropped off following the Crossroads Hotel outbreak — and authorities are worried.

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Sydney’s south-west now has the lowest rate of coronavirus testing in the city, despite warnings from health authorities that unidentified cases are circulating in the community.
Key points:

  • South-west Sydney has the most community transmission
  • A Mt Druitt Doctor says there are economic barriers for locals to get tested
  • Community leaders are using foreign language videos to increase awareness

The region also has among the highest rates of coronavirus infectio…

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