Flinders Medical Centre COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Testing Clinic
A COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Testing Clinic is open at Flinders Medical Centre, 7 days a week, 10.00am until 8.00pm.
From Thursday 16 April to Thursday 30 April 2020, all South Australians with symptoms of COVID-19 will be able to get tested as part of a two week testing blitz.
Patients who meet the following clinical criteria can be tested for COVID-19:
- Fever OR chills (in the absence of an alternative illness that explains these symptoms)
- An acute respiratory infection (eg cough, sore throat, runny nose or shortness of breath)
In addition, Qantas staff members (Adelaide Airport) who have worked in certain in areas of the airport should get tested, even if they do not have any symptoms.
The Clinic is shown on the below map. Please follow directional sign on-site to the dedicated car park and clinic area.
If you are worried but well, contact the National Coronavirus Information Hotline on 1800 020 080. SA Health provides regular updates on COVID-19. For more information and resources, visit SA Health’s Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) webpage.
Important visitor information
In response to the current COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation, we are reducing visitors to our hospital. We will allow only one visitor/support person for a patient – with exemptions for palliative care and neonatal - to ensure the safety of patients, visitors and staff.
Visitors must not enter our hospital if:
- you have been overseas/interstate/on a cruise in last 14 days
- you are unwell or have a fever, chills, cough, sore throat, runny nose or shortness of breath
We thank you for your understanding.