Collecting and reporting data on the COVID‑19 vaccination status of aged care workforce

Press Release: 4 June 2021 Vaccination is the most effective protection against COVID-19. The Australian Immunisation Register records everyone’s vaccination history. But it does not include information about the individual’s job or employer. Collecting and reporting data on the vaccination status of aged care workers is an important measure to provide greater health security for… Continue reading Collecting and reporting data on the COVID‑19 vaccination status of aged care workforce

Protecting Older Australians – COVID-19 Update

Press Release: 21 May 2021 In this edition What’s new: COVID-19 vaccine aged care roll-out update More options to access a COVID-19 vaccination A conversation with Alison McMillan and Annie Butler Vaccinating residents who were absent at their facility’s in-reach vaccination clinics What to do if a person misses their second Pfizer dose RFT extended… Continue reading Protecting Older Australians – COVID-19 Update

Protecting Older Australians – COVID-19 Update

Media Release: 14 May 2021 In this edition What’s new: COVID-19 vaccine aged care roll-out update Reminder: COVID-19 Vaccine Deliveries Factsheet for residential aged care workers – now available in 19 languages Vaccinating in-home and community aged care recipients and workers COVID-19 Eligibility Checker Sonic Pfizer clinics for residential aged care workers aged under 50… Continue reading Protecting Older Australians – COVID-19 Update