Residents locked in their rooms as desperate staff shortages hit aged care facilities

Updated January 12 2022 - 2:32am, first published 2:00am
Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation's Lori-Anne Sharp.

Nurses are reporting three staff members for up to 120 residents in some aged care facilities and residents locked in their rooms without visitors, as the Omicron variant runs rampant through the country.

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