COVID-19 outbreaks may hit half of all aged care homes by end of week, peak body says

According to Australia’s peak organization for elderly care homes, half of the country’s institutions are dealing with an outbreak received by at least one resident or staff member during the previous week. This morning, the Australian Aged Care Quality Agency released a coordinated response to outbreaks throughout the industry, calling the scope of some viral infections unprecedented. As the number of affected persons grows, make sure to check on your loved ones.