'It's deeply concerning healthcare workers have contracted COVID-19'

Thoughts are with all hospital staff who have tested positive for coronavirus in latest outbreak, says Australasian College for Emergency Medicine president Dr John Bonning

A doctor is among at least a dozen healthcare workers who have tested positive to COVID-19 in the past week, a situation described by the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine as "deeply concerning".

Dr John Bonning
Dr John Bonning.

News that a doctor in one of the acute medical teams at St Vincent’s Hospital in Melbourne has the infection sparked quarantine measures for 15 staff at the