There has been one new case of COVID-19 today, reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 675 cases notified in South Australia.
Today’s case is a man in his 30s who acquired his infection overseas and has been in a medi-hotel since his arrival.
A man in his 40s remains in the Royal Adelaide Hospital ICU, in a critical condition.
Queensland Health has identified exposure locations associated with positive cases of COVID-19. The full list of locations can be found on the QLD Health website.
For more updates and testing requirements, and if you have visited any of the exposure sites, visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/covidcontacttracing.
South Australia COVID-19 update
- 1new cases today
- 1 person currently in hospital
- 14 active COVID-19 cases, all overseas acquired
- 675 confirmed cases in total
- 657 people have recovered from COVID-19
- 4 COVID-19 related deaths
- 3,683 tests yesterday
- 1,218,552 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 e.g. cough, sore throat, runny nose, or shortness of breath
- Loss of smell or alteration in the sense of taste
- Diarrhoea and vomiting
For more information: SA COVID-19 Information Line 1800 253 787 | sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVID2019
SA Health-administered vaccination update
- 1,522 vaccines administered yesterday
- 40,728 total vaccines administered to date
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.