Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) information

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Health professionals can keep up to date with the latest information on the new novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in NSW via the NSW Health website, including the latest GP Alert.

Health professionals can keep up to date with the latest information on the new novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in NSW via the NSW Health website, including the latest GP Alert.

NSW Health has also developed a list of centres for each pathology provider that are able to collect samples for novel coronavirus testing.

Practitioners should contact the collection centres or emergency department prior to sending their patients for specimen collection.​​ Patients should be reminded to immediately identify themselves on presentation.

For the latest national information on COVID-19, please visit the Department of Health website.

You can find links to resources for health professionals and consumers, as well as information about the distribution of surgical and P2 masks, on COORDINARE’s COVID-19 information page.