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Coronavirus victims 'left dead in their beds for hours' at Vic aged care home

Sky News Australia logo Sky News Australia 30/07/2020 Sky News Australia

There are reports coronavirus victims have been left dead in their beds for up to six hours at a nursing home in Melbourne's north this week.

Senior doctors reported a number of deceased patients were left in their beds for hours at the Epping Gardens home in Melbourne, which is now being assisted by defence force personnel.

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Further claims allege neglect at the facility and a staff to patient ratio of one to 13.

The Epping Gardens home has been linked to 90 COVID-19 infections and six deaths.

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