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  • COVID-19 weekly update 30 September 2022

    WA Health is reporting a total of 4,662 new cases in the past week to 4pm yesterday 29 September 2022. As of 4pm yesterday, there were 2,713 active cases in Western Australia.
  • Child with meningococcal disease

    The Department of Health today reported that a child has been diagnosed with meningococcal serogroup B disease and is recovering.
  • COVID-19 weekly update 23 September 2022

    WA Health is reporting a total of 5,055 new cases in the past week to 4pm yesterday (22 September 2022). As of 4pm yesterday, there were 2,784 active cases in Western Australia.
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  • Family looking at phones standing with luggage in sunny indoor space

    COVID-planning vital for travellers

    With people travelling to see family and friends over the spring school holidays, it is important they be prepared and follow current COVID-19 public health and social measures.
  • Health worker administering PCR test

    Patients need a referral for a PCR test at a private clinic

    A reminder that starting tomorrow, Saturday, 1 October 2022, patients need a referral for PCR testing for COVID-19 by private pathology providers.
  • Spotlight on top nurses and midwives

    The 2022 WA Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards is a golden opportunity to celebrate WA’s highly skilled, highly educated workforce of healthcare professionals.
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