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Why people disregard COVID-19 health warnings

Why people disregard COVID-19 health warnings

Globally, case numbers and the death toll from COVID-19 are climbing exponentially. With 5 million cases and 330,000 deaths to date, many of us are concerned.. [...] Read full article: Why people disregard COVID-19 health war...→

Why people disregard COVID-19 health warnings

Why people disregard COVID-19 health warnings

Globally, case numbers and the death toll from COVID-19 are climbing exponentially. With 5 million cases and 330,000 deaths to date, many of us are concerned.. [...] Read full article: Why people disregard COVID-19 health war...→

Active COVID-19 case recorded in Gannawarra Shire - Gannawarra Times

Active COVID-19 case recorded in Gannawarra Shire - Gannawarra Times

DEPARTMENT of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Victoria, today recorded an active case of Coronavirus in the Gannawarra Shire. Read full article: Active COVID-19 case recorded in Gannawa...→

Two Kyabram District Health Service staff test positive for COVID-19 - Yarrawonga Chronicle

Two Kyabram District Health Service staff test positive for COVID-19 - Yarrawonga Chronicle

Kyabram District Health Services confirmed on Tuesday night that two staff members have tested positive to COVID-19. Read full article: Two Kyabram District Health Service staf...→

COVID-19: Darling Downs Health issues season worker plan

COVID-19: Darling Downs Health issues season worker plan

MEASURES have been put in place to protect seasonal agricultural workers from the novel coronavirus so they can help to plant and harvest this year’s crops. Read full article: COVID-19: Darling Downs Health issues se...→

Ramsay Health Care pens COVID-19 beds deal with NSW Health

Ramsay Health Care pens COVID-19 beds deal with NSW Health

The agreement will continue until the federal government flags the last date covered by the private hospital financial viability payment. Read full article: Ramsay Health Care pens COVID-19 beds de...→

NSW Health to examine deaths of people deemed to have recovered from COVID-19

NSW Health to examine deaths of people deemed to have recovered from COVID-19

Health authorities will look at the deaths of people who had earlier recovered from COVID-19 to determine if the virus could have been a contributing factor. Read full article: NSW Health to examine deaths of people d...→

Govt appoints mental health officer to manage phsychological fallout of COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

The government has appointed the first deputy chief medical officer for mental health to manage the psychological fallout of the coronavirus pandemic. Health M [...] Read full article: Govt appoints mental health officer to m...→

Young people encouraged to access COVID-19 mental health support

Young people encouraged to access COVID-19 mental health support

The coronavirus crisis has intensified pre-existing stressors for young people while adding even more issues to the mix. Read full article: Young people encouraged to access COVID-...→

Brisbane firm builds portable COVID-19 rooms in case second wave emerges

Brisbane firm builds portable COVID-19 rooms in case second wave emerges

A Brisbane engineering company has transformed 10 shipping containers into portable hospital rooms that trap infected air inside. Read full article: Brisbane firm builds portable COVID-19 r...→

Kyabram District Health Service staff member tests positive for COVID-19 - Shepparton News

Kyabram District Health Service staff member tests positive for COVID-19 - Shepparton News

A staff member at Kyabram District Health Service has tested positive for COVID-19. KDHS confirmed the news in a Facebook post on Saturday. "Kyabram District H [...] Read full article: Kyabram District Health Service staff me...→

Presenteeism: the new COVID-19 risk as people return to work

Presenteeism: the new COVID-19 risk as people return to work

With COVID-19, presenteeism has a new multiplying effect. One infected worker can send everyone else into home quarantine, severely affecting productivity. Read full article: Presenteeism: the new COVID-19 risk as p...→

100 days since first Qld COVID-19 case

100 days since first Qld COVID-19 case

One hundred days after Queensland recorded its first diagnosis of coronavirus the state has once again reported no new cases. Friday's milestone comes ahead o. [...] Read full article: 100 days since first Qld COVID-19 case...→

FREE LIVE BLOG: Another COVID-19 case confirmed

FREE LIVE BLOG: Another COVID-19 case confirmed

Another positive case of coronavirus has been diagnosed, bringing the states total to 225. REPLAY THE DAILY BRIEFING HERE Read full article: FREE LIVE BLOG: Another COVID-19 case co...→

Ballarat person still infected with COVID-19, health department confirms

Ballarat person still infected with COVID-19, health department confirms

Tests have ramped up across the city since earlier in the week as part of Victoria's expanded screening program. Read full article: Ballarat person still infected with COVI...→

COVID no barrier to health aim

COVID no barrier to health aim

The COVID-19 pandemic may have put a halt on some forms of exercise, but it certainly has not affected the Woodstock West Retirement Village residents’ qi gong [...] Read full article: COVID no barrier to health aim...→

COVID-19: Another day with no CQ case

COVID-19: Another day with no CQ case

Investigations continue as retesting at the North Rockhampton Nursing Centre gets the all clear. Read full article: COVID-19: Another day with no CQ case...→

New Ballarat COVID-19 case as testing expands

New Ballarat COVID-19 case as testing expands

Ballarat's has recorded another positive COVID-19 case, the first since the middle of last week when widespread testing began to pick up more asymptomatic case [...] Read full article: New Ballarat COVID-19 case as testing ex...→

MUA: ‘Keeping people working safely is a challenge under COVID-19’

MUA: ‘Keeping people working safely is a challenge under COVID-19’

Deputy secretary of the Victorian branch of the Maritime Union of Australia David Ball told an online forum on April 29, hosted by Socialist Alliance and Green [...] Read full article: MUA: ‘Keeping people working safely is a...→

New COVID-19 case detected in Ballarat

New COVID-19 case detected in Ballarat

A new COVID-19 case has been detected in Ballarat, six weeks since the last confirmed case. Read full article: New COVID-19 case detected in Ballarat...→

Primary health care nurses losing work due to COVID-19 pandemic: UOW research

Primary health care nurses losing work due to COVID-19 pandemic: UOW research

Not all nurses have had an increased workload during the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact a survey of primary health care nurses led by University of Wollongong res. [...] Read full article: Primary health care nurses losing work d...→

COVID-19 health workers ‘treated like lepers’

COVID-19 health workers ‘treated like lepers’

Janine Phillips survived COVID-19 alone in a foreign country but instead of feeling pleased she is immune she’s living in fear of being discriminated against. Read full article: COVID-19 health workers ‘treated like le...→

New QLD COVID-19 case linked to cruise ship

Central Queensland recorded no new cases over the 24-hour period as the region headed into another consecutive week without the virus. Read full article: New QLD COVID-19 case linked to cruise s...→

Mildura health care workers throw support behind COVID-19 blitz

Mildura health care workers throw support behind COVID-19 blitz

HUNDREDS of local health care and emergency workers have thrown their support behind Victoria's COVID-19 testing blitz by being swabbed for the virus at a pop- [...] Read full article: Mildura health care workers throw suppor...→

South Australia - one new case of COVID-19

Two people remain in hospital recovering from the effects of COVID-19, however they are no longer infectious.... There have been 65,167 tests conducted across [...] Read full article: South Australia - one new case of COVID-...→

COVID-19, Health and Work - Catholic Voice

COVID-19, Health and Work - Catholic Voice

During this pandemic the key words on our lips centre on health and work. In our hearts, at the same time, the key sentiments seem to revolve around hope and p [...] Read full article: COVID-19, Health and Work - Catholic Voi...→

Health officials attempting to achieve 'COVID-19 nirvana' | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Chris Smith says some state health bureaucrats want to leave a “famous legacy” and achieve perfection through the “nirvana of COVID-19 eradicatio [...] Read full article: Health officials attempting to achieve '...→

COVID-19: Region records first new case in more than a month

COVID-19: Region records first new case in more than a month

The first new case of novel coronavirus in the West Moreton region in more than a month has been confirmed overnight. Read full article: COVID-19: Region records first new case ...→

COVID cases in NY from people leaving home - Cobram Courier

COVID cases in NY from people leaving home - Cobram Courier

New York is hiring thousands of workers to trace the contacts of people who test positive for the coronavirus in order to limit further outbreaks. Read full article: COVID cases in NY from people leaving ho...→

People hit cafes, beach as COVID restrictions ease

People hit cafes, beach as COVID restrictions ease

People have braved the cold and flocked to beaches and cafes as restrictions eased across NSW on Friday. The state recorded eight new coronavirus cases after 1 [...] Read full article: People hit cafes, beach as COVID restric...→

ACT records nine days without a new case of COVID-19 | The RiotACT

The ACT has marked its ninth consecutive day without a new COVID-19 case being reported. Today's announcement means there are... Read full article: ACT records nine days without a new case...→

Wimmera's official COVID-19 case totals rise after prisoner results included

Wimmera's official COVID-19 case totals rise after prisoner results included

The health department has updated Ararat's cases to include three inconclusive tests recorded at the Hopkins Correctional Centre. Read full article: Wimmera's official COVID-19 case totals ...→

COVID-19: Ochre Health Bathurst stresses testing is free and safe for all

COVID-19: Ochre Health Bathurst stresses testing is free and safe for all

"This service is funded so that we can provide it free of charge to the community, even if they're from a low socio-economic background or on a working visa." Read full article: COVID-19: Ochre Health Bathurst stresses...→

COVID-19 lockdown and its impact on mental health

COVID-19 lockdown and its impact on mental health

Those with a psychosocial disability are being failed by the government’s arbitrary decision-making on who qualifies for vital health and community services an [...] Read full article: COVID-19 lockdown and its impact on ment...→

Place where COVID means more people live

Place where COVID means more people live

Coronavirus has caused thousands of extra deaths worldwide, but in a few countries, extraordinarily, it’s done the opposite – led fewer people to die. Read full article: Place where COVID means more people live...→

Managing our mental health in a COVID-19 world

Managing our mental health in a COVID-19 world

Almost twice as many adults have reported feelings associated with anxiety in the past four weeks Read full article: Managing our mental health in a COVID-19...→

Virus hits 90,000 health workers globally - Benalla Ensign

Virus hits 90,000 health workers globally - Benalla Ensign

The International Council of Nurses estimates at least 90,000 health-care workers worldwide have been infected with COVID-19. Read full article: Virus hits 90,000 health workers globall...→

Active COVID-19 case recorded in Gannawarra Shire - Gannawarra Times

Active COVID-19 case recorded in Gannawarra Shire - Gannawarra Times

DEPARTMENT of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Victoria, today recorded an active case of Coronavirus in the Gannawarra Shire. Read full article: Active COVID-19 case recorded in Gannawa...→

Health officials attempting to achieve 'COVID-19 nirvana' | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Chris Smith says some state health bureaucrats want to leave a “famous legacy” and achieve perfection through the “nirvana of COVID-19 eradicatio [...] Read full article: Health officials attempting to achieve '...→

COVID-19: Another day with no CQ case

COVID-19: Another day with no CQ case

Investigations continue as retesting at the North Rockhampton Nursing Centre gets the all clear. Read full article: COVID-19: Another day with no CQ case...→

COVID-19: Darling Downs Health issues season worker plan

COVID-19: Darling Downs Health issues season worker plan

MEASURES have been put in place to protect seasonal agricultural workers from the novel coronavirus so they can help to plant and harvest this year’s crops. Read full article: COVID-19: Darling Downs Health issues se...→

COVID cases in NY from people leaving home - Cobram Courier

COVID cases in NY from people leaving home - Cobram Courier

New York is hiring thousands of workers to trace the contacts of people who test positive for the coronavirus in order to limit further outbreaks. Read full article: COVID cases in NY from people leaving ho...→

NSW Health to examine deaths of people deemed to have recovered from COVID-19

NSW Health to examine deaths of people deemed to have recovered from COVID-19

Health authorities will look at the deaths of people who had earlier recovered from COVID-19 to determine if the virus could have been a contributing factor. Read full article: NSW Health to examine deaths of people d...→

New COVID-19 case detected in Ballarat

New COVID-19 case detected in Ballarat

A new COVID-19 case has been detected in Ballarat, six weeks since the last confirmed case. Read full article: New COVID-19 case detected in Ballarat...→

Govt appoints mental health officer to manage phsychological fallout of COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

The government has appointed the first deputy chief medical officer for mental health to manage the psychological fallout of the coronavirus pandemic. Health M [...] Read full article: Govt appoints mental health officer to m...→

COVID-19 health workers ‘treated like lepers’

COVID-19 health workers ‘treated like lepers’

Janine Phillips survived COVID-19 alone in a foreign country but instead of feeling pleased she is immune she’s living in fear of being discriminated against. Read full article: COVID-19 health workers ‘treated like le...→

Brisbane firm builds portable COVID-19 rooms in case second wave emerges

Brisbane firm builds portable COVID-19 rooms in case second wave emerges

A Brisbane engineering company has transformed 10 shipping containers into portable hospital rooms that trap infected air inside. Read full article: Brisbane firm builds portable COVID-19 r...→

COVID-19: Ochre Health Bathurst stresses testing is free and safe for all

COVID-19: Ochre Health Bathurst stresses testing is free and safe for all

"This service is funded so that we can provide it free of charge to the community, even if they're from a low socio-economic background or on a working visa." Read full article: COVID-19: Ochre Health Bathurst stresses...→

Mildura health care workers throw support behind COVID-19 blitz

Mildura health care workers throw support behind COVID-19 blitz

HUNDREDS of local health care and emergency workers have thrown their support behind Victoria's COVID-19 testing blitz by being swabbed for the virus at a pop- [...] Read full article: Mildura health care workers throw suppor...→

Presenteeism: the new COVID-19 risk as people return to work

Presenteeism: the new COVID-19 risk as people return to work

With COVID-19, presenteeism has a new multiplying effect. One infected worker can send everyone else into home quarantine, severely affecting productivity. Read full article: Presenteeism: the new COVID-19 risk as p...→

COVID-19 lockdown and its impact on mental health

COVID-19 lockdown and its impact on mental health

Those with a psychosocial disability are being failed by the government’s arbitrary decision-making on who qualifies for vital health and community services an [...] Read full article: COVID-19 lockdown and its impact on ment...→

South Australia - one new case of COVID-19

Two people remain in hospital recovering from the effects of COVID-19, however they are no longer infectious.... There have been 65,167 tests conducted across [...] Read full article: South Australia - one new case of COVID-...→

FREE LIVE BLOG: Another COVID-19 case confirmed

FREE LIVE BLOG: Another COVID-19 case confirmed

Another positive case of coronavirus has been diagnosed, bringing the states total to 225. REPLAY THE DAILY BRIEFING HERE Read full article: FREE LIVE BLOG: Another COVID-19 case co...→

Managing our mental health in a COVID-19 world

Managing our mental health in a COVID-19 world

Almost twice as many adults have reported feelings associated with anxiety in the past four weeks Read full article: Managing our mental health in a COVID-19...→

COVID no barrier to health aim

COVID no barrier to health aim

The COVID-19 pandemic may have put a halt on some forms of exercise, but it certainly has not affected the Woodstock West Retirement Village residents’ qi gong [...] Read full article: COVID no barrier to health aim...→

Two Kyabram District Health Service staff test positive for COVID-19 - Yarrawonga Chronicle

Two Kyabram District Health Service staff test positive for COVID-19 - Yarrawonga Chronicle

Kyabram District Health Services confirmed on Tuesday night that two staff members have tested positive to COVID-19. Read full article: Two Kyabram District Health Service staf...→

COVID-19: Region records first new case in more than a month

COVID-19: Region records first new case in more than a month

The first new case of novel coronavirus in the West Moreton region in more than a month has been confirmed overnight. Read full article: COVID-19: Region records first new case ...→

New Ballarat COVID-19 case as testing expands

New Ballarat COVID-19 case as testing expands

Ballarat's has recorded another positive COVID-19 case, the first since the middle of last week when widespread testing began to pick up more asymptomatic case [...] Read full article: New Ballarat COVID-19 case as testing ex...→

Ramsay Health Care pens COVID-19 beds deal with NSW Health

Ramsay Health Care pens COVID-19 beds deal with NSW Health

The agreement will continue until the federal government flags the last date covered by the private hospital financial viability payment. Read full article: Ramsay Health Care pens COVID-19 beds de...→

People hit cafes, beach as COVID restrictions ease

People hit cafes, beach as COVID restrictions ease

People have braved the cold and flocked to beaches and cafes as restrictions eased across NSW on Friday. The state recorded eight new coronavirus cases after 1 [...] Read full article: People hit cafes, beach as COVID restric...→

MUA: ‘Keeping people working safely is a challenge under COVID-19’

MUA: ‘Keeping people working safely is a challenge under COVID-19’

Deputy secretary of the Victorian branch of the Maritime Union of Australia David Ball told an online forum on April 29, hosted by Socialist Alliance and Green [...] Read full article: MUA: ‘Keeping people working safely is a...→

ACT records nine days without a new case of COVID-19 | The RiotACT

The ACT has marked its ninth consecutive day without a new COVID-19 case being reported. Today's announcement means there are... Read full article: ACT records nine days without a new case...→

Primary health care nurses losing work due to COVID-19 pandemic: UOW research

Primary health care nurses losing work due to COVID-19 pandemic: UOW research

Not all nurses have had an increased workload during the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact a survey of primary health care nurses led by University of Wollongong res. [...] Read full article: Primary health care nurses losing work d...→

Young people encouraged to access COVID-19 mental health support

Young people encouraged to access COVID-19 mental health support

The coronavirus crisis has intensified pre-existing stressors for young people while adding even more issues to the mix. Read full article: Young people encouraged to access COVID-...→

Wimmera's official COVID-19 case totals rise after prisoner results included

Wimmera's official COVID-19 case totals rise after prisoner results included

The health department has updated Ararat's cases to include three inconclusive tests recorded at the Hopkins Correctional Centre. Read full article: Wimmera's official COVID-19 case totals ...→

New QLD COVID-19 case linked to cruise ship

Central Queensland recorded no new cases over the 24-hour period as the region headed into another consecutive week without the virus. Read full article: New QLD COVID-19 case linked to cruise s...→

Kyabram District Health Service staff member tests positive for COVID-19 - Shepparton News

Kyabram District Health Service staff member tests positive for COVID-19 - Shepparton News

A staff member at Kyabram District Health Service has tested positive for COVID-19. KDHS confirmed the news in a Facebook post on Saturday. "Kyabram District H [...] Read full article: Kyabram District Health Service staff me...→

100 days since first Qld COVID-19 case

100 days since first Qld COVID-19 case

One hundred days after Queensland recorded its first diagnosis of coronavirus the state has once again reported no new cases. Friday's milestone comes ahead o. [...] Read full article: 100 days since first Qld COVID-19 case...→

Place where COVID means more people live

Place where COVID means more people live

Coronavirus has caused thousands of extra deaths worldwide, but in a few countries, extraordinarily, it’s done the opposite – led fewer people to die. Read full article: Place where COVID means more people live...→

COVID-19, Health and Work - Catholic Voice

COVID-19, Health and Work - Catholic Voice

During this pandemic the key words on our lips centre on health and work. In our hearts, at the same time, the key sentiments seem to revolve around hope and p [...] Read full article: COVID-19, Health and Work - Catholic Voi...→

Ballarat person still infected with COVID-19, health department confirms

Ballarat person still infected with COVID-19, health department confirms

Tests have ramped up across the city since earlier in the week as part of Victoria's expanded screening program. Read full article: Ballarat person still infected with COVI...→

Virus hits 90,000 health workers globally - Benalla Ensign

Virus hits 90,000 health workers globally - Benalla Ensign

The International Council of Nurses estimates at least 90,000 health-care workers worldwide have been infected with COVID-19. Read full article: Virus hits 90,000 health workers globall...→

Active COVID-19 case recorded in Gannawarra Shire - Gannawarra Times

Active COVID-19 case recorded in Gannawarra Shire - Gannawarra Times

DEPARTMENT of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Victoria, today recorded an active case of Coronavirus in the Gannawarra Shire. Read full article: Active COVID-19 case recorded in Gannawa...→

COVID no barrier to health aim

COVID no barrier to health aim

The COVID-19 pandemic may have put a halt on some forms of exercise, but it certainly has not affected the Woodstock West Retirement Village residents’ qi gong [...] Read full article: COVID no barrier to health aim...→

Health officials attempting to achieve 'COVID-19 nirvana' | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Chris Smith says some state health bureaucrats want to leave a “famous legacy” and achieve perfection through the “nirvana of COVID-19 eradicatio [...] Read full article: Health officials attempting to achieve '...→

Two Kyabram District Health Service staff test positive for COVID-19 - Yarrawonga Chronicle

Two Kyabram District Health Service staff test positive for COVID-19 - Yarrawonga Chronicle

Kyabram District Health Services confirmed on Tuesday night that two staff members have tested positive to COVID-19. Read full article: Two Kyabram District Health Service staf...→

COVID-19: Another day with no CQ case

COVID-19: Another day with no CQ case

Investigations continue as retesting at the North Rockhampton Nursing Centre gets the all clear. Read full article: COVID-19: Another day with no CQ case...→

COVID-19: Region records first new case in more than a month

COVID-19: Region records first new case in more than a month

The first new case of novel coronavirus in the West Moreton region in more than a month has been confirmed overnight. Read full article: COVID-19: Region records first new case ...→

COVID-19: Darling Downs Health issues season worker plan

COVID-19: Darling Downs Health issues season worker plan

MEASURES have been put in place to protect seasonal agricultural workers from the novel coronavirus so they can help to plant and harvest this year’s crops. Read full article: COVID-19: Darling Downs Health issues se...→

New Ballarat COVID-19 case as testing expands

New Ballarat COVID-19 case as testing expands

Ballarat's has recorded another positive COVID-19 case, the first since the middle of last week when widespread testing began to pick up more asymptomatic case [...] Read full article: New Ballarat COVID-19 case as testing ex...→

COVID cases in NY from people leaving home - Cobram Courier

COVID cases in NY from people leaving home - Cobram Courier

New York is hiring thousands of workers to trace the contacts of people who test positive for the coronavirus in order to limit further outbreaks. Read full article: COVID cases in NY from people leaving ho...→

Ramsay Health Care pens COVID-19 beds deal with NSW Health

Ramsay Health Care pens COVID-19 beds deal with NSW Health

The agreement will continue until the federal government flags the last date covered by the private hospital financial viability payment. Read full article: Ramsay Health Care pens COVID-19 beds de...→

People hit cafes, beach as COVID restrictions ease

People hit cafes, beach as COVID restrictions ease

People have braved the cold and flocked to beaches and cafes as restrictions eased across NSW on Friday. The state recorded eight new coronavirus cases after 1 [...] Read full article: People hit cafes, beach as COVID restric...→

NSW Health to examine deaths of people deemed to have recovered from COVID-19

NSW Health to examine deaths of people deemed to have recovered from COVID-19

Health authorities will look at the deaths of people who had earlier recovered from COVID-19 to determine if the virus could have been a contributing factor. Read full article: NSW Health to examine deaths of people d...→

MUA: ‘Keeping people working safely is a challenge under COVID-19’

MUA: ‘Keeping people working safely is a challenge under COVID-19’

Deputy secretary of the Victorian branch of the Maritime Union of Australia David Ball told an online forum on April 29, hosted by Socialist Alliance and Green [...] Read full article: MUA: ‘Keeping people working safely is a...→

New COVID-19 case detected in Ballarat

New COVID-19 case detected in Ballarat

A new COVID-19 case has been detected in Ballarat, six weeks since the last confirmed case. Read full article: New COVID-19 case detected in Ballarat...→

ACT records nine days without a new case of COVID-19 | The RiotACT

The ACT has marked its ninth consecutive day without a new COVID-19 case being reported. Today's announcement means there are... Read full article: ACT records nine days without a new case...→

Govt appoints mental health officer to manage phsychological fallout of COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

The government has appointed the first deputy chief medical officer for mental health to manage the psychological fallout of the coronavirus pandemic. Health M [...] Read full article: Govt appoints mental health officer to m...→

Primary health care nurses losing work due to COVID-19 pandemic: UOW research

Primary health care nurses losing work due to COVID-19 pandemic: UOW research

Not all nurses have had an increased workload during the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact a survey of primary health care nurses led by University of Wollongong res. [...] Read full article: Primary health care nurses losing work d...→

Young people encouraged to access COVID-19 mental health support

Young people encouraged to access COVID-19 mental health support

The coronavirus crisis has intensified pre-existing stressors for young people while adding even more issues to the mix. Read full article: Young people encouraged to access COVID-...→

COVID-19 health workers ‘treated like lepers’

COVID-19 health workers ‘treated like lepers’

Janine Phillips survived COVID-19 alone in a foreign country but instead of feeling pleased she is immune she’s living in fear of being discriminated against. Read full article: COVID-19 health workers ‘treated like le...→

Wimmera's official COVID-19 case totals rise after prisoner results included

Wimmera's official COVID-19 case totals rise after prisoner results included

The health department has updated Ararat's cases to include three inconclusive tests recorded at the Hopkins Correctional Centre. Read full article: Wimmera's official COVID-19 case totals ...→

Brisbane firm builds portable COVID-19 rooms in case second wave emerges

Brisbane firm builds portable COVID-19 rooms in case second wave emerges

A Brisbane engineering company has transformed 10 shipping containers into portable hospital rooms that trap infected air inside. Read full article: Brisbane firm builds portable COVID-19 r...→

New QLD COVID-19 case linked to cruise ship

Central Queensland recorded no new cases over the 24-hour period as the region headed into another consecutive week without the virus. Read full article: New QLD COVID-19 case linked to cruise s...→

COVID-19: Ochre Health Bathurst stresses testing is free and safe for all

COVID-19: Ochre Health Bathurst stresses testing is free and safe for all

"This service is funded so that we can provide it free of charge to the community, even if they're from a low socio-economic background or on a working visa." Read full article: COVID-19: Ochre Health Bathurst stresses...→

Kyabram District Health Service staff member tests positive for COVID-19 - Shepparton News

Kyabram District Health Service staff member tests positive for COVID-19 - Shepparton News

A staff member at Kyabram District Health Service has tested positive for COVID-19. KDHS confirmed the news in a Facebook post on Saturday. "Kyabram District H [...] Read full article: Kyabram District Health Service staff me...→

Mildura health care workers throw support behind COVID-19 blitz

Mildura health care workers throw support behind COVID-19 blitz

HUNDREDS of local health care and emergency workers have thrown their support behind Victoria's COVID-19 testing blitz by being swabbed for the virus at a pop- [...] Read full article: Mildura health care workers throw suppor...→

Presenteeism: the new COVID-19 risk as people return to work

Presenteeism: the new COVID-19 risk as people return to work

With COVID-19, presenteeism has a new multiplying effect. One infected worker can send everyone else into home quarantine, severely affecting productivity. Read full article: Presenteeism: the new COVID-19 risk as p...→

COVID-19 lockdown and its impact on mental health

COVID-19 lockdown and its impact on mental health

Those with a psychosocial disability are being failed by the government’s arbitrary decision-making on who qualifies for vital health and community services an [...] Read full article: COVID-19 lockdown and its impact on ment...→

100 days since first Qld COVID-19 case

100 days since first Qld COVID-19 case

One hundred days after Queensland recorded its first diagnosis of coronavirus the state has once again reported no new cases. Friday's milestone comes ahead o. [...] Read full article: 100 days since first Qld COVID-19 case...→

South Australia - one new case of COVID-19

Two people remain in hospital recovering from the effects of COVID-19, however they are no longer infectious.... There have been 65,167 tests conducted across [...] Read full article: South Australia - one new case of COVID-...→

Place where COVID means more people live

Place where COVID means more people live

Coronavirus has caused thousands of extra deaths worldwide, but in a few countries, extraordinarily, it’s done the opposite – led fewer people to die. Read full article: Place where COVID means more people live...→

FREE LIVE BLOG: Another COVID-19 case confirmed

FREE LIVE BLOG: Another COVID-19 case confirmed

Another positive case of coronavirus has been diagnosed, bringing the states total to 225. REPLAY THE DAILY BRIEFING HERE Read full article: FREE LIVE BLOG: Another COVID-19 case co...→

COVID-19, Health and Work - Catholic Voice

COVID-19, Health and Work - Catholic Voice

During this pandemic the key words on our lips centre on health and work. In our hearts, at the same time, the key sentiments seem to revolve around hope and p [...] Read full article: COVID-19, Health and Work - Catholic Voi...→

Managing our mental health in a COVID-19 world

Managing our mental health in a COVID-19 world

Almost twice as many adults have reported feelings associated with anxiety in the past four weeks Read full article: Managing our mental health in a COVID-19...→

Ballarat person still infected with COVID-19, health department confirms

Ballarat person still infected with COVID-19, health department confirms

Tests have ramped up across the city since earlier in the week as part of Victoria's expanded screening program. Read full article: Ballarat person still infected with COVI...→

Virus hits 90,000 health workers globally - Benalla Ensign

Virus hits 90,000 health workers globally - Benalla Ensign

The International Council of Nurses estimates at least 90,000 health-care workers worldwide have been infected with COVID-19. Read full article: Virus hits 90,000 health workers globall...→