COVID-19 update 3 March 2021

03 March 2021

There has been one new cases of COVID-19 today, reported from a medi-hotel. There have been a total of 618 cases notified in South Australia.

Today’s case is a man in his 60s who returned from overseas and has been in a medi-hotel since his arrival. Serology is underway to determine if this is an old infection.

For more information about the COVID-19 vaccination rollout visit www.covidvaccine.sa.gov.au

Case breakdown

  • Total new cases today - 1
  • Total number currently in hospital - 0
  • Total cases to date - 618
  • Recovered cases - 610
  • Deaths - 4
  • Tests carried out yesterday - 3,291
  • Total tests to date - 1,098,890

Active cases

  • Active cases - 4
  • Overseas acquired - 4
  • Close contact - 0
  • Locally acquired (contact unknown) - 0
  • Interstate acquired - 0

SA Health administered vaccinations update

  • Vaccinations administered yesterday - 406
  • Total vaccinations administered to date  - 2,326

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

For more information:  SA COVID-19 Information Line 1800 253 787; sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVID2019