There has been one new case of COVID-19 today, reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 678 cases notified in South Australia.
A man in his 40s remains in the Royal Adelaide Hospital ICU, in a critical condition.
Today’s case is a man in his 20s who acquired his infection overseas and has been in a medi-hotel since his arrival.
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
- 1 new case today
- 1 person currently in hospital
- 9 active COVID-19 cases, all overseas acquired
- 678 confirmed cases in total
- 665 people have recovered from COVID-19
- 4 COVID-19 related deaths
- 2,743 tests yesterday
- 1,224,963 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 87 sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVID2019
SA Health-administered vaccination update
- 1,454 vaccines administered yesterday
- 44,150 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.