Tag Archives: quarantine

The coronavirus mystery case that holds the key to Victoria getting on top of its outbreak

A man wearing a face mask and a beanie walks his dog in quite Melbourne CBD streets.

[ad_1] It’s been a week since four locally acquired COVID-19 cases in Melbourne’s north were uncovered, ending three months of no community transmission across the state. Victorians have fallen back into old habits as the state reaches the midway point of a seven-day circuit-breaker lockdown and as case numbers have crept up …

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Melbourne coronavirus case numbers may spike, but experts say that’s less cause for concern than you might think

An empty street in Melbourne with a tram in the distance.

[ad_1] As Victorians adjust to a return to life under lockdown conditions, locally acquired COVID-19 case numbers of four and five over the past few days have served as a source of hope. The total number of cases linked to this outbreak, 35, is not ideal, but it’s also not like those daily figures in …

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Report: UW-Madison students did not spread coronavirus to Madison, Dane County | National News

[ad_1] (The Center Square) – The coronavirus outbreak at the University of Wisconsin-Madison didn’t go beyond the university’s dorm room walls. A new Centers for Disease Control-backed study says there’s no evidence that coronavirus-positive students infected the rest of Madison or Dane County. “Almost 14.0% of students living in residence …

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Coronavirus cases down in Mankato schools | Local News

[ad_1] MANKATO — Coronavirus cases continued in a downward trajectory among Mankato Area Public Schools students and staff over the past week. The School District reported seven newly confirmed cases from May 6-12. That’s down from 15 the week prior and 18 the week before that. Quarantines meanwhile rebounded a …

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Coronavirus live updates: Victoria’s Minister for Health to make an announcement after no new cases were reported in the state

[ad_1] Here’s what we know about the positive case which was announced yesterday  The man had travelled back to Australia from India via the Maldives and Singapore, the Victorian Health Minister said on Tuesday. On April 19 he landed in Adelaide, where he spent two weeks in hotel quarantine. He …

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Victorian Chief Health Officer Brett Sutton believes new COVID-19 case was contracted in South Australian hotel quarantine

[ad_1] Martin Foley has used today’s press conference to once again call on the federal government to take responsibility for hotel quarantine. “This evening’s national budget is a golden opportunity for the Commonwealth to step up and do its constitutional duty and fund, with the states, broad quarantine facilities such …

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SA Health investigating whether man caught coronavirus in medi-hotel

SA Chief Public Health Officer, Professor Nicola Spurrier, addresses the media.

[ad_1] South Australian health authorities are investigating whether a man who was released from hotel quarantine — then tested positive for COVID-19 in Melbourne — acquired the virus while in isolation. The state’s Chief Public Health Officer Nicola Spurrier said the man, in his 30s, quarantined in a medi-hotel next door to …

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Coronavirus Australia live news: Spain says it expects to achieve COVID-19 herd immunity by August 2021

[ad_1] NSW recorded no new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 Three cases were reported in overseas travellers. This brings the total number of cases in NSW since the start of the pandemic to 4,456. NSW Health is treating 70 COVID-19 cases, with one person in intensive care. Most cases (94 …

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