Coronavirus Information


COVID-19 is now a controlled notifiable condition under the South Australian Public Health Act 2011.
Doctors and diagnostic laboratories are required to notify SA Health Communicable Disease Control Branch (CDCB) with a suspected or confirmed case, online or phone 1300 232 272.

Laboratory Testing

SA Pathology performs Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing in the Royal Adelaide Hospital laboratory.

Patients will incur no out-of-pocket expenses for Coronavirus (COVID-19) tests performed by SA Pathology.

Coronavirus Information

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COVID-19 Fact Sheet - Advice for businesses and organisations

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