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Caring for the Elderly Amidst Global Pandemics: Lessons from COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed vulnerabilities in healthcare systems worldwide, with aged care facilities being among the hardest hit. As the virus spread rapidly, these facilities faced unique challenges in protecting their vulnerable residents while supporting their dedicated caregivers. This article delves into the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on aged care facilities, examines the measures taken to protect seniors, discusses the challenges faced by caregivers, and emphasises the importance of preparedness for future health crises.

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Low vaccination rates pose concerns as COVID cases surge in aged care facilities

In the wake of a concerning surge in COVID-19 cases within aged care homes, experts are raising alarm bells as vaccination rates among elderly residents remain disappointingly low, with less than half having received a vital booster shot.

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