Australia has hospital departments ready to vaccinate people with disabilities. Why aren’t we being used? | Steven Faux

Vaccinating people living with a disability against Covid is difficult, but our rehabilitation medicine departments are ready to step up. Let us help Last week a colleague was treating Sharon*,…

Vaccination delays for top priority groups in Australian disability sector spark investigation

They were meant to be among the first to be vaccinated, but more than 25,000 disability accommodation residents are still waiting Australia’s disability royal commission will investigate the Covid vaccine…

Fewer than 7% of disability care residents in Australia have received Covid jab

Fewer than 7% of disability care residents have so far received a dose of Covid vaccine, leaving 25,000 residents unvaccinated despite being in the top priority group. Federal health department…