There has been one new case of COVID-19 today. There have been a total of 703 cases notified in South Australia.
Today’s case is a woman in her 70s who is not infectious and is considered an old infection.
A man in his 40s and a woman in her 20s remain in hospital being treated for COVID-19 related illnesses. In addition, a man in his 40s with COVID-19 continues to be treated for an illness not related to COVID-19. All three patients are in a stable condition. There are no COVID-19 patients in ICU.
For more updates and testing requirements, visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/covidcontacttracing.
- Total new cases today – 1
- Total number currently in hospital – 3
- Total cases to date – 703
- Recovered cases – 675
- Deaths – 4
- Tests carried out yesterday – 2,947
- Total tests to date – 1,244,195
- Active cases – 24
- Overseas acquired – 24
- Close contact – 0
- Locally acquired (contact unknown) – 0
- Interstate acquired – 0
- Total vaccinations administered to date – 139,034
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 analternative 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