Coronavirus update

03 May 2020

Dr Scott McKeown, Acting Director of Public Health, Public Health Services

Since 6pm last night, there have been no cases of coronavirus confirmed in Tasmania.

The State’s total remains at 221 cases.

A concerted effort is being made to identify any further cases of coronavirus in the North West. Anyone who lives in the North West who currently, or in the last few days has had respiratory symptoms like a cough, sore throat, runny nose, or fever should arrange testing through the Public Health Hotline on 1800 671 738 or their GP.

The situation with coronavirus is changing frequently. People can stay up to date by visiting the Department of Health coronavirus website www.coronavirus.tas.gov.au or the Australian Government Department of Health website at www.health.gov.au.