South Australia coronovirus update as at 21 April 2021

There have been two new cases of COVID-19 today, reported from medi-hotels. There have been a total of 693 cases notified in South Australia.

Today’s cases are a woman in her 30s and a woman in her 20s, who both acquired their infections overseas and have been in medi-hotels since their arrival.

A man in his 40s and a woman in her 20s are being treated for COVID-19 related illnesses in the Royal Adelaide Hospital. In addition, a man in his 40s with COVID-19 is being treated for an illness not related to COVID-19. All three patients are in a stable condition. There are no COVID-19 patients in the ICU.

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Case breakdown

  • Total new cases today – 2
  • Total number currently in hospital – 3
  • Total cases to date – 693
  • Recovered cases – 669
  • Deaths – 4
  • Tests carried out yesterday – 3,103
  • Total tests to date – 1,237,969

Active cases

  • Active cases – 20
  • Overseas acquired – 20
  • Close contact – 0
  • Locally acquired (contact unknown) – 0
  • Interstate acquired – 0

Vaccination update

  • Total vaccinations administered to date – 129,219
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