Western Australia coronovirus update as at 28 March 2021

The Department of Health has reported one new case of COVID-19 overnight ­– in hotel quarantine.

The State’s total number now stands at 935.

WA Health is monitoring 11 active cases of COVID-19 and 915 people have recovered from the virus in WA.

To date, the WA Department of Health has administered 44,542 COVID-19 vaccinations, including 4101 people who have received both doses. Yesterday, 482 people were vaccinated.

The Commonwealth Government vaccination national roll-out figures can be found on their website (external site).

Yesterday, 708 people presented for testing at WA Health COVID clinics, 707 were assessed and 706 swabbed.

There have been 931,175 COVID-19 tests performed in WA. Of those, 134,455 were from regional WA.

To date, 38 cases of variant strains have been detected in Western Australia (27 of the B.1.1.7 strain and 11 of the B.1.351 strain).

Visit WA Health’s HealthyWA website for the latest information on COVID-19.

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