COVID-19 update 13 September 2021

13 September 2021

There is one new overseas acquired case of COVID-19 today, reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 895 cases notified in South Australia.

Today’s case is a woman in her 20s who acquired her infection overseas and has been in a medi-hotel since her arrival.

For more information and a list of testing sites visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing

Total case breakdown

  • Total new cases today - 1
  • Total number currently in hospital - 0
  • Total cases to date - 895
  • Recovered cases - 880
  • Deaths - 4
  • Tests carried out yesterday  4,144
  • Total tests to date - 2,166,318

Active cases

  • Active cases - 11
  • Overseas acquired - 10
  • Close contact - 0
  • Locally acquired (contact unknown) - 0
  • Interstate acquired - 1
  • Under investigation - 0

Vaccination update

  • Total vaccinations administered to date  1,439,865

    * Figure includes both Commonwealth and SA Health administered vaccines

COVID-19 symptoms

All South Australians who have symptoms of COVID-19 should get tested on the day symptoms appear. Symptoms include:

  • Fever or chills (in the absence of an alternative illness that explains these symptoms)
  • An acute respiratory infection e.g. cough, sore throat, runny nose, or shortness of breath
  • Loss of smell or alteration in the sense of taste
  • Diarrhoea and vomiting.

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