There have been three cases of COVID-19 today, all reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 767 cases notified in South Australia.
Today’s cases include three men aged between 30 and 50, who all acquired their infections overseas and have been in medi-hotels since their arrival. All three are considered to have old infections however they have been added to our case numbers as they have not been diagnosed or counted overseas.
A man in his 60s remains in the 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
- 3 new cases today
- 1 person currently in hospital
- 5 active COVID-19 cases, all overseas acquired
- 767 confirmed cases in total
- 758 people have recovered from COVID-19
- 4 COVID-19 related deaths
- 3,914 tests yesterday
- 1,426,411 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
- 355,734 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.