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Jun 23 24 tweets 4 min read
It is expected the COVID-19 Omicron sub-lineages BA.4 and BA.5 will become the dominant strains in the coming weeks and this is likely to result in an increase in infections, including in people who have previously had COVID-19. It is important to keep up to date with all your vaccinations.

The latest NSW respiratory surveillance report for the week ending 18 June provides a summary of the week’s flu, COVID-19 and other respiratory virus data.
Jun 22 4 tweets 2 min read
COVID-19 update – Thursday 23 June 2022

In the 24-hour reporting period to 4pm yesterday:

- 96.6% of people aged 16+ have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 95.1% of people aged 16+ have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine - 64.3% of people have had three doses of a COVID-19 vaccine*
- 82.7% of people aged 12-15 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 79% of people aged 12-15 have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 49.7% of people aged 5-11 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
Jun 9 23 tweets 3 min read
The latest NSW respiratory surveillance report for the week ending 4 June provides a summary of the week’s flu, COVID-19 and other respiratory virus data. COVID-19 Summary:
• COVID-19 transmission in the community remains high but continues to decrease. Reported rates of COVID-19 are likely to underestimate true incidence in the community due to a decrease in PCR testing and the use of self-reported rapid antigen testing (RATs).
Jun 8 6 tweets 2 min read
COVID-19 update – Thursday 9 June 2022

In the 24-hour reporting period to 4pm yesterday:

- 96.5% of people aged 16+ have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 95% of people aged 16+ have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine - 63.9% of people have had three doses of a COVID-19 vaccine*
- 82.8% of people aged 12-15 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 79.1% of people aged 12-15 have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 49.9% of people aged 5-11 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
Apr 23 28 tweets 5 min read
From Monday 25 April, NSW Health will no longer issue a routine daily COVID-19 media release. COVID-19 information will continue to be reported through NSW Health’s social media accounts and website each morning, Image with more detailed information and analysis contained in the weekly COVID-19 surveillance reports: health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/cov…. A wide range of COVID-19 information and advice is also available on the NSW Government website: nsw.gov.au/covid-19
Apr 22 23 tweets 4 min read
From Monday 25 April, NSW Health will no longer issue a routine daily COVID-19 media release. COVID-19 information will continue to be reported through NSW Health’s social media accounts and website each morning, with more detailed information and analysis contained in the weekly COVID-19 surveillance reports. A wide range of COVID-19 information and advice is also available on nsw.gov.au/covid-19
Apr 21 21 tweets 4 min read
Across NSW, more than 95 per cent of people aged 16 and over have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 94.7 per cent have received two doses to Tuesday 19 April 2022. Image •Of children aged 12 to 15, 83.3 per cent have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 79.5 per cent have received two doses.
•Of children aged 5 to 11, 49.9 per cent have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 33 per cent have received two doses.
Mar 5 23 tweets 4 min read
Across NSW, more than 95 per cent of people aged 16 and over have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 94.4 per cent have received two doses to Thursday 3 March 2022. •Of children aged 12 to 15, 83.6 per cent have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 79 per cent have received two doses.
•Of children aged 5 to 11, 47.7 per cent have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
Mar 4 4 tweets 1 min read
COVID-19 update – Saturday 5 March 2022

In the 24-hour reporting period to 4pm yesterday:

- 95.8% of people aged 16+ have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 94.4% of people aged 16+ have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine - 55.4% of people have had three doses of a COVID-19 vaccine*
- 83.6% of people aged 12-15 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 79% of people aged 12-15 have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 47.7% of people aged 5-11 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
Mar 4 11 tweets 3 min read
Across NSW, more than 95 per cent of people aged 16 and over have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 94.4 per cent have received two doses to Wednesday 2 March 2022. •Of children aged 12 to 15, 83.6 per cent have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 79 per cent have received two doses.
•Of children aged 5 to 11, 47.7 per cent have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
Mar 3 4 tweets 1 min read
COVID-19 update – Friday 4 March 2022

In the 24-hour reporting period to 4pm yesterday:

- 95.8% of people aged 16+ have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 94.4% of people aged 16+ have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine Image - 55.1% of people have had three doses of a COVID-19 vaccine*
- 83.6% of people aged 12-15 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 79% of people aged 12-15 have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 47.7% of people aged 5-11 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
Mar 3 15 tweets 3 min read
COMMUNITY UPDATE - HEALTH SERVICE CHANGES
We are continuing to support our staff and communities affected by the extreme weather and flooding events in Northern NSW.

Ballina District Hospital has now reopened while other health services have been
affected as follows: Ballina District Hospital resumes normal operating status:
- All patients have been returned to Ballina District Hospital from Xavier Catholic College, where temp health services including makeshift Emergency Department had operated for the past 2 days due to threat of flooding.
Mar 3 5 tweets 3 min read
There are some awful and tragic events occurring in our communities, our country and the world.

Whether you’re directly impacted, worried about loved ones, or feeling overcome by everything that is happening – it’s ok to feel overwhelmed. But please know that you don’t need to face it alone - reach out for support, especially if you live with a mental illness and aren’t coping.

For emergency support, or if life is in danger, call Triple Zero (000).
Mar 3 17 tweets 3 min read
Across NSW, more than 95 per cent of people aged 16 and over have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 94.4 per cent have received two doses to Tuesday 1 March. Image •Of children aged 12 to 15, 83.6 per cent have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 79 per cent have received two doses.
•Of children aged 5 to 11, 47.6 per cent have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
Feb 22 18 tweets 3 min read
Across NSW, more than 95 per cent of people aged 16 and over have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 94.3 per cent have received two doses to Sunday 20 February 2022. •Of children aged 12 to 15, 83.6 per cent have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 79 per cent have received two doses.
•Of children aged 5 to 11, 46.7 per cent have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
Feb 21 4 tweets 1 min read
COVID-19 update – Tuesday 22 February 2022

In the 24-hour reporting period to 4pm yesterday:

- 95.7% of people aged 16+ have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 94.3% of people aged 16+ have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine - 51.7% of people have had three doses of a COVID-19 vaccine*
- 83.6% of people aged 12-15 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 79% of people aged 12-15 have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 46.7% of people aged 5-11 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
Feb 21 17 tweets 3 min read
Across NSW, more than 95 per cent of people aged 16 and over have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 94.3 per cent have received two doses to Saturday 19 February 2022. •Of children aged 12 to 15, 83.6 per cent have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 79 per cent have received two doses
•Of children aged 5 to 11, 46.7 per cent have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
Feb 20 4 tweets 1 min read
COVID-19 update – Monday 21 February 2022
In the 24-hour reporting period to 4pm yesterday:

- 95.7% of people aged 16+ have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 94.3% of people aged 16+ have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine - 51.6% of people have had three doses of a COVID-19 vaccine*
- 83.6% of people aged 12-15 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 79% of people aged 12-15 have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 46.7% of people aged 5-11 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
Feb 20 4 tweets 1 min read
A precautionary national recall of some specialist powdered infant formula products is being conducted by Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ):
foodstandards.gov.au/industry/foodr… The recall is due to potential microbial contamination (Cronobacter and Salmonella) which may cause illness if consumed. NSW Health can confirm there have been no infections linked to these products in NSW to date.
Feb 20 20 tweets 3 min read
Across NSW, more than 95 per cent of people aged 16 and over have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 94.3 per cent have received two doses to Friday 18 February 2022. Image •Of children aged 12 to 15, 83.6 per cent have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 79 per cent have received two doses
•Of children aged 5 to 11, 46.5 per cent have received a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
Feb 19 5 tweets 1 min read
COVID-19 update – Sunday 20 February 2022

In the 24-hour reporting period to 4pm yesterday:

- 95.7% of people aged 16+ have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 94.3% of people aged 16+ have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine Image - 55.5% of people have had three doses of a COVID-19 vaccine*
- 83.6% of people aged 12-15 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 79% of people aged 12-15 have had two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine
- 46.5% of people aged 5-11 have had one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine