13/09/2021

There is one new overseas acquired case of COVID-19 today, reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 895 cases notified in South Australia.

Today’s case is a woman in her 20s who acquired her infection overseas and has been in a medi-hotel since her arrival.

For more information and a list of testing sites visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing.

South Australia COVID-19 total cases

  • 1 new case today
  • 0 people currently in hospital
  • 11 active COVID-19 cases
    • 10 overseas acquired
    • 1 interstate acquired
  • 895 confirmed cases in total
  • 880 people have recovered from COVID-19
  • 4 COVID-19 related deaths
  • 4,144 tests yesterday
  • 2,166,318 tests in total

All South Australians who have symptoms of COVID-19 should get tested on the day symptoms appear. Symptoms include:

  • Fever or chills (in the absence of an alternative illness that explains these symptoms)
  • An acute respiratory infection eg, cough, sore throat, runny nose, or shortness of breath
  • Loss of smell or alteration in the sense of taste
  • Diarrhoea and vomiting.

For information: SA COVID-19 Information Line 1800 253 787 or visit sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVID2019

South Australian vaccination update

  • 1,439,865 total vaccines administered in South Australia

South Australians can check their eligibility and locate a vaccination provider by using the Commonwealth Government vaccine eligibility checker.

For more information visit www.covidvaccine.sa.gov.au.