Sumary of The Palms Aged Care home locked down, fenced off after worker tests positive:
- A Sydney aged care home is in lockdown after a staff member tested positive to Covid-19.The nurse from The Palms Aged Care home in Kirrawee was diagnosed with the virus on Tuesday night, sending the facility into lockdown.
- All 65 residents have been tested for the virus and are in isolation.
- The Palms released a statement online that said all residents were being treated as close contacts and monitored for symptoms.
- Operations manager Mathew Hafford said “everything possible” is being done to help contain and control the outbreak as quickly and safely as possible.