As at 8pm, Tuesday 24 March 2020, an extra 211 circumstances of COVID-19 have been recognized, since 8pm 23 March, bringing the overall variety of confirmed circumstances in NSW to 1029.
|Confirmed circumstances (incl. interstate residents in NSW well being care amenities)||1,029|
|Circumstances examined and excluded||67,148|
New South Wales has acquired its first circumstances of COVID-19 in youngsters underneath 10 years previous with a two month-old boy and a seven year-old woman testing constructive. The 2 youngsters are unrelated and the circumstances are separate.
The 2 month-old boy was already in dwelling isolation as an in depth contact of an grownup recognized with COVID-19 and the child is presently displaying solely gentle signs.
The seven year-old woman was additionally in dwelling isolation as a recognized shut contact of two grownup circumstances. She didn’t attended college whereas symptomatic.
There are at the moment 10 COVID-19 circumstances in our Intensive Care Models and of these circumstances, solely 4 require ventilators at this stage.
There have been no will increase in circumstances recognized in NSW from the Ruby Princess. Presently the variety of confirmed circumstances is 105 in NSW (revised down from 107).
The Sydney Church of Christ service on eight March at Ryde Civic Centre attended by greater than 300 individuals now has 13 constructive circumstances. Recognized shut contacts are in self-isolation.
There was one new confirmed case in each the Quakers Hill and Bankstown Opal Care amenities. NSW Well being is following up all shut and informal contacts of each confirmed circumstances and each amenities are in lockdown.
Confirmed circumstances up to now
By seemingly supply of an infection
|Regionally acquired – contact of a confirmed case and/or in a recognized cluster||176|
|Regionally acquired – contact not recognized||74|
By intercourse and age group
NSW Well being is alerting passengers who had been shut contacts on flights to observe for signs, and make contact with their GP, however name forward first, or name healthdirect on 1800 022 222, or go to a NSW Well being COVID-19 / Flu evaluation clinic ought to they develop into unwell.
For a full checklist of flight particulars discuss with Identified flights with confirmed circumstances of COVID-19.
NSW Well being COVID-19 / Flu evaluation clinics are up and operating throughout the state nonetheless, we stress these clinics are for these most in danger with respiratory signs or fever, these coming back from abroad or in touch with a COVID-19 case, or individuals like our well being employees. Individuals with out signs don’t have to be examined.