In response to the coronavirus / COVID-19 epidemic, all aged care homes must put additional visitor control measures in place. This is a legal obligation imposed by the Australian Government and part of a risk-management strategy for protecting older people from a potentially fatal infection.
On 19 March 2020 we issued a survey to our subscribers asking about their readiness to respond to an outbreak of COVID-19/coronavirus. We will keep this survey open a while longer in case you haven’t had a chance to respond (click here to access the survey). Meanwhile, here are the preliminary results.
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