‘A BLOODY DISGRACE’ | Victoria’s COVID crisis worsened by relaxed rules around aged care workers

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  • 7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “‘A BLOODY DISGRACE’ | Victoria’s COVID crisis worsened by relaxed rules around aged care workers” – below is their description.

    Aged care homes in Melbourne are once again on the COVID frontline. Two facilities have recorded infections, with three workers and a resident testing positive. Families who lost loved ones last year are in disbelief the virus has infiltrated homes again through infected workers.

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