There have been four new cases of COVID-19 today, reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 780 cases notified in South Australia.
Today’s cases include a child, a teenager, a man in his 30s, and a man in his 40s, who all acquired their infections overseas and have been in medi-hotels since their arrival.
If you are currently in SA and have been to Victoria in the last 14 days, visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing for information on the quarantine and testing requirements that apply to you.
Queensland Health and NSW Health have both identified COVID-19 exposure locations in QLD and NSW. To check if you have visited any of the locations of concern, visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing.
South Australia COVID-19 update
- 4 new cases today
- 0 people currently in hospital
- 6 active COVID-19 cases, all overseas acquired
- 780 confirmed cases in total
- 770 people have recovered from COVID-19
- 4 COVID-19 related deaths
- 3,877 tests yesterday
- 1,469,206 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.
South Australian vaccination update
- 427,703 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.