A ward at Brisbane’s Princess Alexandra Hospital remains closed, more than a month after a COVID-positive patient infected three health staff.
Two nurses working on the 5D ward contracted the virus from a man who had returned from India, sparking two separate community clusters that forced greater Brisbane into lockdown just before Easter.
The patient also unknowingly infected a junior doctor who assessed him for potential admission to the hospital on March 10.
How the staff members became infected remained a mystery to health authorities investigating the breach.
Genomic testing has revealed all three staff were infected by the returned…