Going Viral: Episode 115


Going Viral: COVID and aged care is not on track and it’s a worry 


In this episode:


– There is still no credible, comprehensive, national plan for aged care facilities to manage through the pandemic
– Part of the problem is discrimination against the elderly
– Lack of detailed coordination by authorities is a major cause of the problem
– The royal commission and senate enquiries have not got to the bottom of the issues



Host: Dr David Lim, GP
Guest: Prof Joseph Ibrahim, Head, Health Law and Ageing Research Unit, Department of Forensic Medicine, Monash University; Specialist in Geriatric Medicine
Producer: Dr Ramesh Manocha, GP
Total time: 26 mins



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