Call for aged care coronavirus inquiry as Victorian cases reach 456

Sally Whyte
By Sally Whyte
Updated April 14 2021 - 2:18pm, first published July 30 2020 - 8:43am
Of the 13 deaths reported in Victoria on Thursday, 10 were aged care residents. Picture: Shutterstock

More than 450 aged care residents in Victoria are infected with coronavirus, and the head of the aged care royal commission says the issues associated with the pandemic and aged care warrant an inquiry of their own.


Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

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