Tag Archives: quarantine

Man’s 42-day quarantine hell

A Queensland man stuck in Adelaide desperate to get home to comfort his wife after a family death has been dealt a devastating blow after he was told he faces a third round of hotel quarantine. Sean Ter. Rahe, who lives in Chinchilla, four hours west of Brisbane, and works in mines in Mali, western… Read More »

Weekly tests for quarantine workers

Acting chief medical officer professor Paul Kelly has announced weekly coronavirus tests for hotel quarantine workers around the country, after South Australia was forced into lockdown. SA is the second state to be affected by breaches in the system, with Victoria only recently emerging from its deadly second wave, which originated in quarantine hotels. Premier… Read More »

CDC says quarantine guidance does not imply immunity to coronavirus for 3 months

A pedestrian wearing a protective face mask walks past the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, on Saturday, March 14, 2020. Elijah Nouvelage | Bloomberg via Getty Images The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention clarified on Friday that its updated quarantine guidance does not imply people who are… Read More »