Latest news and COVID-19 updates in the weekly Primary Care Update.
General practice plays a central role in the delivery of healthcare to the community.
Patients need the ability to continue to receive care from their usual GP, either in person or via telehealth, for general health care needs and mild COVID-19 symptoms, with support from the National Coronavirus Helpline on 1800 020 080.
To date, 99% of South Australians who have had COVID-19 have been able to remain safely in the community.
The role of GPs and primary care in supporting patients under the statewide community COVID-19 model of care is to:
SA Health is committed to partnering with and assisting primary care providers to support the community and provide a dedicated clinician only COVID-19 Clinician