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LOCAL AGED CARE SITE CLOSED TO VISITORS 

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A local residential aged care facility has had to close to visitors again due to COVID.

Recently the local Riverland Mallee local Health Network (RMCLHN) advised that Barmera’s Hawdon House would close to visitors in the short term due to a confirmed outbreak of COVID-19 at the facility impacting 7 residents.

The local health network say they understand the outbreak may cause concern, however the health, safety and wellbeing of aged care residents is their highest priority.

Pinnaroo Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital aged care site has also temporarily closed to visitors for the same reason.

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