Prime Minister Scott Morrison has tried to ease concerns the nation’s health system could soon be overwhelmed by COVID-19 patients.
The number of Australians hospitalised after becoming infected with the virus topped 1700 on Sunday, with more than 1000 of them in NSW alone.
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