COVID-19 update for Mid North CoastJan 20, 2022
There were 532 new cases of COVID-19 reported in the Mid North Coast Local Health District to 8pm yesterday (19 January 2022) – including 273 positive rapid antigen tests (RATs) and 259 positive PCR tests*.
Of the 259 positive PCR tests, 99 are from Port Macquarie-Hastings Local Government Area (LGA), 63 are from Coffs Harbour LGA, 56 are from Kempsey LGA, 27 are from Nambucca Valley LGA and 14 are from Bellingen LGA.
There are 59 COVID-19 cases in Mid North Coast hospitals, with three people in intensive care.
There have been 10,003 cases reported in the district since June 2021.
At our Mid North Coast Health clinics, there were 544 tests conducted yesterday.
For COVID-19 updates, including testing and vaccination clinic details and information about self-isolation, visit the NSW Government website.
If you have tested positive to COVID-19 you can find more information about managing it safely at home, if you are in a low risk category, on the NSW Health website.
* Please note there may be some cases included in these numbers where people have reported positive RATs on multiple days and/or where people have also had a positive PCR test during the same reporting period.