GPs beg to be exempted from COVID-19 exposure-site rules

Doctors and staff risk being 'serially furloughed', AMA Victoria says

GPs are urging health officials to ditch COVID-19 exposure site rules for general practices, warning they are at risk of being "serially furloughed" once restrictions ease. 

Dr Todd Cameron
Dr Todd Cameron.

Melbourne GP Dr Todd Cameron was ordered to close his practice this week after a patient who had attended nine days earlier tested positive to COVID-19.

As a 'tier one' exposure site, the