By Eliza Mcphee For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 12:33 BST, 1 May 2021 | Updated: 12:33 BST, 1 May 2021
A series of failings within Victoria's hotel quarantine system led to 275 guests being put at risk of contracting blood-borne diseases such as HIV and hepatitis B and C.
Between March and August last year the same blood glucose monitoring device was used across multiple guests, a review by Safer Care Victoria has found.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
The devices carry out a finger prick test on guests and are intended to be used on one person only.
Safer Care Victoria said none of the 275 guests referred to get tested contracted any viruses but not everyone identified in the review could be contacted.
Several failings within Victoria's hotel quarantine system led to 275 guests being put at risk of contracting blood borne diseases such as HIV and hepatitis B and C (testing facility is seen at View Melbourne Hotel)
File image pictured of a finger prick blood sample being taken in France in July 2020
'No former quarantine residents exposed to potential cross-contamination have been identified as having