Latest COVID-19 (coronavirus) updates

30 Mar 2020


Coronavirus

South Australia's response to COVID-19

This content is current at 30 March 2020. Please visit the SA Health and Australian Government health platforms for up-to-date information.

Information about individual state and national responses to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is changing rapidly.

The AMA's Federal site has a list of websites to check for the latest information about how to respond if you believe you may be infected with COVID-19 and quarantine information.

The Australian Government information can be found here, and latest SA Health guidelines here.

If you are in South Australia and you believe you may be infected, please call your GP. Alternatively, if you are able to, visit one of the dedicated clinics.

Metropolitan

  • Royal Adelaide Hospital
  • Flinders Medical Centre
  • Lyell McEwin Hospital
  • Women's and Children's Hospital
  • Hampstead Rehabilitation Centre

Regional

  • Gawler Health Service
  • Kangaroo Island Health Service
  • South Coast District Hospital
  • Mount Barker Hospital
  • Mount Gambier & Districts Health Service
  • Riverland General Hospital
  • Tanunda War Memorial Hospital
  • Yorke and Northern Local Health Network.

Planning is also underway for COVID-19 clinics in other regional Local Health Networks.

Please only present for testing if:

  • You have travelled overseas in the past 14 days AND have symptoms.
  • You have travelled interstate in the past 7 days AND have new symptoms.
  • You have been in contact with a confirmed case AND have symptoms.
  • You are a healthcare worker with direct patient contact AND have a fever (≥37.5) AND an acute respiratory infection (e.g. shortness of breath, cough, sore throat).​

For information about drive-through clinics, please visit the SA Health webpage.


Published: 30 Mar 2020