Swancare – 6PR Mornings & The West Live
Perth registered nurse Paris Brooks-Pope has recently returned from working on the COVID frontline in Victoria.
Paris, along with two other nurses from SwanCare in Bentley took leave and spent a month at an aged care facility on the frontline where there was an outbreak of Covid-19.
The nurses went as part of The National Aged Care Emergency Response (NACER) which mobilised experienced aged care staff to care for people in aged care facilities affected by COVID-19.
Paris, speaking to us from quarantine says “our aim was to stay positive but test negative.”
Perth nurse Paris Brooks-Pope spoke to us from hotel isolation after returning from Melbourne where she was helping with the COVID response in aged care at the height of the second wave.