4 Nov 2021

Covid-19: Cases wait to hear if they will be quarantined

From Morning Report, 7:09 am on 4 November 2021

About 1000 people with Covid-19 have been assessed to find out if they will isolate at home or be moved to quarantine.

Those on the frontline say the health system is showing the strain, as the number of active community cases hits 2017.

They worry some are waiting in houses that are not suitable for self-isolation.

Health correspondent Rowan Quinn reports.