rural October 16, 2021
Leaked documents show Covid-19 infections among Indigenous people are almost double the national average.
rural October 2, 2021
A rush of government tenders to outsource Covid-19 responses shows who is most at risk as lockdowns end. The 20 per cent who will not be fully vaccinated when states begin to open are not anti-vaxxers but rather the most vulnerable.
health September 25, 2021
As contact tracing collapses in NSW, differences are opening up in the key health modelling commissioned by government.
resources September 25, 2021
Australia’s healthcare workers are reporting that they are exhausted and burnt out after the pandemic wrought profound change to their work practices. As the health crisis continues, how can the quality of care be sustained?
immigration September 18, 2021
Following warnings from advocates, Covid-19 has broken out in immigration detention. Imasi Yousef, a stateless asylum seeker, was identified as a close contact of an infected guard. He has been in a windowless room since.
health September 11, 2021
As overwhelmed hospital staff prepare to triage patients based on age, a new briefing to national cabinet says the strain on the health system will last well into next year.