There has been one new case of COVID-19 today. There have been a total of 703 cases notified in South Australia.
Today’s cases include a teenager, a man in his 30s, a woman in her 40s, and three men in their 40s, who all acquired their infections overseas and have been in medi-hotels since their arrival.
Today’s case is a woman in her 70s who is not infectious and is considered an old infection.
A man in his 40s and a woman in her 20s remain in hospital being treated for COVID-19 related illnesses. In addition, a man in his 40s with COVID-19 continues to be treated for an illness not related to COVID-19. All three patients are in a stable condition. There are no COVID-19 patients in ICU.
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
- 3 people currently in hospital
- 24 active COVID-19 cases, all overseas acquired
- 703 confirmed cases in total
- 675 people have recovered from COVID-19
- 4 COVID-19 related deaths
- 2,947 tests yesterday
- 1,244,195 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
South Australian vaccination update
- 139,034 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.