New testing recommendations for South Australia
People who meet the current epidemiological and clinical criteria for testing (see Public Health Alert dated 1 April 2020) can continue to be tested at
COVID clinics and general practices.
In addition, SA Health is now recommending testing for:
- Any person with an unexplained fever
- Any person with an acute respiratory infection (e.g. cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, rhinorrhoea).
See more on the SA Health website.
- A new Higher Education Relief Package will support workers who have been displaced as a result of the COVID-19 crisis and who are looking to upskill or retrain. It will also provide funding certainty to higher education providers. Read more.
- $3 million further funding to support frontline health workers with training and information on the treatment of coronavirus. Read more.