‘Left in the dark’: 90% of GPs denied the equipment to safely test patients for COVID-19

Results from AusDoc's survey show that GPs are alarmed by the lack of government backing

Almost 90% of GPs say their practices are lacking adequate PPE to safely test patients with suspected SARS-CoV-2.

As the threat of the virus increases, along with the number of locally transmitted cases, the AMA and the RACGP are warning that practices are being denied the resources to respond.