There have been three new cases of COVID-19 today, all reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 722 cases notified in South Australia.
Today’s cases include a woman in her 30s, and two men in their 40s, who all acquired their infections overseas, and have been in medi-hotels since their arrival.
A number of COVID-19 exposure sites have been identified in Western Australia. For more updates and testing requirements, and if you have visited any of the Western Australian exposure sites, visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/covidcontacttracing and complete the form.
South Australia COVID-19 update
- 3 new cases today
- 1 people currently in hospital
- 32 active COVID-19 cases, all overseas acquired
- 722 confirmed cases in total
- 686 people have recovered from COVID-19
- 4 COVID-19 related deaths
- 4,125 tests yesterday
- 1,263,615 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
- 155,478 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.