Coronavirus: AUSMAT to be sent in as Andrews declares 'no confidence' in privately-run aged care facilities

Sally Whyte
By Sally Whyte
Updated April 14 2021 - 2:19pm, first published July 28 2020 - 1:30am
A resident is taken away in an ambulance from Epping Gardens Aged Care Facility in Epping on Tuesday. Picture: Getty Images

The federal government is sending in the "SAS of the medical world" as part of efforts to staff aged care facilities in Victoria, as the state government moves to take over the running of some privately-run aged care facilities.

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Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

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