There have been two new cases of COVID-19 today, both reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 764 cases notified in South Australia.
Today’s case is a man in his 30s who acquired his infection overseas and has been in a medi-hotel since his arrival.
Today’s cases are a man in his 60s and a man is his 40s who are both considered to have old infections and have been added to our case numbers as they have not been diagnosed and counted overseas.
A man in his 60s remains in Royal Adelaide Hospital in a stable condition.
If you have been in Victoria on or after Thursday 20 May 2021 you are not permitted to enter SA. 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.
NSW Health have identified COVID-19 exposure locations in 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
- 2 new cases today
- 1 person currently in hospital
- 6 active COVID-19 cases, all overseas acquired
- 764 confirmed cases in total
- 754 people have recovered from COVID-19
- 4 COVID-19 related deaths
- 4,655 tests yesterday
- 1,422,497 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
- 353,788 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.