19 December 2020

COVID-19 update – 19 December 2020

The Department of Health has today reported one new case of COVID-19 in Western Australia, bringing the State’s total to 845.

The confirmed case is a man in his 30s who travelled to Perth from overseas. He is in hotel quarantine.

WA Health is monitoring 14 active cases and 822 confirmed cases have recovered from the virus in WA.

Yesterday 2,529 people presented to WA COVID clinics – 2,481 were assessed and 2,479 were swabbed.

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An updated breakdown of cumulative COVID-19 tests performed in WA will be released on Monday.