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Inside Brisbane’s COVID-19 crisis at the Princess Alexandra Hospital – ABC News

Brisbane’s Princess Alexandra Hospital has been the primary source of Queensland’s two outbreaks of COVID-19, leaving staff panicked and bringing into questions…



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In the disarming afterglow of vaccines arriving, Brisbane’s Princess Alexandra (PA) Hospital has become an unlikely source of COVID-19 outbreaks that have crossed a state border.
Key points:

  • Two separate community outbreaks of the highly-infectious B117 variant started with a nurse and doctor at Brisbane’s PA hospital
  • Experts say the hospital has reliable infection control, but the virus may have spread through eye rubbing
  • Some frontline staff are still waiting for the first vaccine, others are panicked…

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