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NSW Health
13 hours ago
Ready to vaccinate your 5-11 year old child against COVID-19? • Talk to your child about what to expect and remember to schedule their second dose • Take it easy afterwards – avoid vigorous exercise for the rest of the day to reduce fatigue More:
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@NSWHealth
NSW Health
16 hours ago
COVID-safe behaviours still matter. It’s up to all of us to stay safe: •Wear a mask indoors and on public transport •Use a rapid antigen test before large gatherings •Socialise outdoors •Wash or sanitise your hands regularly More:
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NSW Health
19 hours ago
Open or well-ventilated spaces reduce the risk of transmission of COVID-19 because infectious particles are more quickly diffused in the open air than in spaces with less ventilation. If you’re seeing family or friends, choose an outdoor venue! More info:
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@NSWHealth
NSW Health
20 hours ago
To find your nearest clinic visit or contact your GP.
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@NSWHealth
NSW Health
20 hours ago
from Western NSW LHD, 257 are from Southern NSW LHD, 13 are from Far West LHD, 39 are from correctional settings, one is in hotel quarantine and 321 are yet to be assigned to an LHD. There are COVID-19 testing locations across NSW, many of which are open seven days a week.
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NSW Health
20 hours ago
LHD, 877 are from Northern NSW LHD, 872 are from Northern Sydney LHD, 795 are from Sydney LHD, 786 are from Murrumbidgee LHD, 680 are from Mid North Coast LHD, 664 are from Illawarra Shoalhaven LHD, 631 are from Nepean Blue Mountains LHD, 580 are from Central Coast LHD, 438 are
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@NSWHealth
NSW Health
20 hours ago
PCR tests in NSW since the beginning of the pandemic to 780,467. Of the 12,918 cases reported from PCR tests to 8pm last night, 1,652 are from Western Sydney LHD, 1,592 are from South Western Sydney LHD, 1,566 are from Hunter New England LHD, 1,154 are from South Eastern Sydney
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NSW Health
20 hours ago
10 are from Far West LHD and 116 are yet to be assigned to an LHD. The 12,918 positive PCR results were returned from 67,746 PCR tests. Following further investigation, 166 COVID-19 cases detected by PCR tests have been excluded, bringing the total number of cases detected by
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NSW Health
20 hours ago
Sydney LHD, 435 are from Illawarra Shoalhaven LHD, 407 are from Central Coast LHD, 383 are from Nepean Blue Mountains LHD, 370 are from Mid North Coast LHD, 341 are from Northern NSW LHD, 256 are from Murrumbidgee LHD, 233 are from Western NSW LHD, 150 are from Southern NSW LHD,
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@NSWHealth
NSW Health
20 hours ago
same reporting period. Of the 8,112 positive RATs reported, 1,089 are from South Western Sydney Local Health District (LHD), 991 are from Hunter New England LHD, 990 are from South Eastern Sydney LHD, 932 are from Western Sydney LHD, 832 are from Northern Sydney LHD, 577 are from
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NSW Health
20 hours ago
been a total of 224,154 positive RATs recorded since reporting began on 13 January 2022. Please note there may be some cases included in these numbers where people have reported positive RATs on multiple days and/or where people have also had a positive PCR test during the
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NSW Health
20 hours ago
There were 21,030 positive test results (cases) notified to 8pm last night – including 8,112 positive rapid antigen tests (RATs) and 12,918 positive PCR tests. Of the 8,112 positive RAT results, 7,416 of these positive tests were from the previous seven days. There have now
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NSW Health
20 hours ago
1,169. There are currently 2,794 COVID-19 cases admitted to hospital, including 175 people in intensive care, 75 of whom require ventilation.
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