There have been three new cases of COVID-19 reported today. There have been 976 cases reported in South Australia to date.
Today’s cases are two women in their 30s and 50s and a man in his 60s. Of these cases, one case acquired their infection locally and is a close contact linked to the Norwood cluster and one case acquired their infection overseas and has been in a medi-hotel since their arrival. A third case acquired their infection interstate and has been classified as historical; this case will not be counted towards our active numbers.
Two previously reported cases have now been removed from our numbers as they have returned interstate. A woman in her 50s and a man in his 60s remain in the Royal Adelaide Hospital in a stable condition. A further two exposure sites were listed this morning in correlation with COVID-19 cases, you can read them here.
Norwood cluster cases
Total new cases today 1
Total cases 28
New case breakdown
New cases today 3
New cases vaccinated 2
New cases unvaccinated 0
Vaccination status unknown 1
Overseas acquired 1
Locally acquired 1
Interstate acquired 1
Under investigation 0
Total case breakdown
Total new cases since 23 November 54
Total active cases 46
Total cases 976
Tests carried out yesterday 15,732
Hospitalisation and Health System statistics
Total cases in hospital 2
Total cases in ICU 0
Total cases ventilated 0
Cases in home quarantine 4
Cases in supervised quarantine 40
Close contacts identified 1,340
First dose vaccinated (12+) 90.6%
Second dose vaccinated (12+) 82.7%
For more information and a list of testing sites visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing.
All South Australians who have symptoms of COVID-19 should get tested on the day symptoms appear.