SA Health recommends testing for anyone with COVID-19 symptoms, even if mild, including fever, chills, cough, sore throat, runny nose, shortness of breath OR unexplained loss of smell or altered sense of taste.
In addition, persons with new onset of other clinical symptoms compatible with COVID-19, such us headache, myalgia, nausea, vomiting or diarrhoea AND have been in close contact to a confirmed case of COVID-19; or who have returned from overseas or interstate in the past 14 days should also be tested. Symptomatic patients MUST self-isolate white awaiting test results.
If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, please ring Moana Medical centre on 8327 1570 for advice on the most appropriate assessment and testing options.
Call 000 if you need urgent medical assistance.
For further information phone the Coronavirus Helpline ph: 1800 020 080.