'Break the chain': call for aged care coronavirus hospital transfers

Sally Whyte
Updated July 16 2020 - 7:30pm, first published 4:30pm

As the number of cases of coronavirus in aged care residents and staff members increases, calls are growing within the industry for residents who are diagnosed with the disease to be automatically transferred to hospital.

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Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

Federal Politics Reporter

I report on a range of issues in federal politics and the public service, with a real passion for how decisions made in Canberra affect the lives of Australians.

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