AMA (WA) welcomes medical supply boost for state’s healthcare workers

The Australian Medical Association in WA has called an effort to secure personal protective equipment for healthcare across the state as “enormous,” as WA is set receive a large quantity of medical supplies. AMA (WA) has applauded efforts to secure the medical supplies, stating that they “will directly help to save the lives of Western…

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WA’s coronavirus total hits 205

WA’s number of coronavirus cases has risen, as the McGowan Government introduced further restrictions amid stricter Federal Government measures to slow COVID-19. The state has 30 new recorded cases of the virus, taking the total from 175 yesterday to 205 with cases including from regional WA and cruise ships. Eight of cases are from regional…

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‘Stage 1’ Measures In Place But Schools Won’t Close

Premier Mark McGowan announced the implementation of “stage 1” measures during a morning press conference, but schools will remain open following a decision by the national cabinet. Under the new measures after this morning’s State Disaster Council meeting, Stage 1 restrictions of social gatherings came into effect at 12pm today (23rd, March, 2020) The Government…

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Non-essential indoor gatherings ban introduced as overseas travel level raised over coronavirus

Australians have been ordered to avoid travelling overseas and indoor gatherings of more than 100 people as the Federal Government announced tough new measures to deal with the coronavirus. Prime Minister Scott Morrison declared a national human biosecurity emergency on Wednesday morning, stating that the states and territories would enforce tough new restrictions that could…

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