There have been three new cases of COVID-19 today, all reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 575 cases notified in South Australia.
Today’s cases are a man in his 30s, a man in his 50s, and a child who have all recently returned from overseas and returned positive results on their day one test. They have been in a medi-hotel since their arrival.
There are now eight active cases in SA and 563 people have been cleared of COVID-19.
Total new cases today
Total number currently in hospital
Total cases to date
Tests carried out yesterday
Locally acquired (contact unknown)
Under investigation (in quarantine)
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.
For more information: SA COVID-19 Information Line 1800 253 787 | sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVID2019