Queensland’s aged care sector in crisis with two thirds of centres in lockdown | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Queensland’s aged care sector in crisis with two thirds of centres in lockdown | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

7NEWS can reveal almost half of all COVID deaths in Queensland are aged care residents.

Workers say they’re going into wards without rapid tests and reusing protective equipment.

Two thirds of centres are now locked down.

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