Around 100,000 aged care workers yet to receive first COVID-19 vax dose

Greg Hunt says they will be banned from their workplaces if they are not vaccinated by 17 September

The 100,000 aged care workers who have yet to receive a single COVID-19 vaccine will be banned from their workplaces unless they receive a first dose in the next four weeks.

Greg Hunt
Greg Hunt.

The Federal Government wrote to every nursing home operator on Wednesday warning they would be held to its latest vaccination deadline.

Along with any GP who visits a nursing home, the government says all staff need to have