A hospital-wide response to multiple outbreaks of COVID-19 in health care workers: lessons learned from the field

Kirsty L. Buising*, Deborah Williamson, Benjamin C. Cowie, Jennifer MacLachlan, Elizabeth Orr, Christopher MacIsaac, Eloise Williams, Katherine Bond, Stephen Muhi, James McCarthy, Andrea B. Maier, Louis Irving, Denise Heinjus, Cate Kelly, Caroline Marshall

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)101-104.e1
Number of pages5
JournalMedical Journal of Australia
Issue number3
Early online date15 Nov 2020
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2021

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Funding Information:
We thank Chris Bailie, Vivian Leung and Neha Verma for their support in data collection and analysis. We also thank Ashley Stevens and Nick Keogh from the Royal Melbourne Hospital engineering team for reviewing the manuscript.

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  • COVID-19
  • Infection control
  • Infectious diseases
  • Respiratory tract infections

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