Central Australia’s peak provider of health services to Aboriginal  people is “ very worried” about  possible  health outcomes  for any of its clients over forty who remain unvaccinated during the current interstate spike in coronavirus. 

Dr Sam Heard…Paul Wiles photo

Central Australian Aboriginal Congress Medical Director, Dr Sam Heard, says Congress is very keen to reassure its clients about the safety of  the vaccine that they’re using.Dr Heard told CAAMA that while large family households remain the biggest risk factor for spreading covid.. Aboriginal staff at Congress are working hard to educate clients about the significance of being vaccinated.