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About COVID-19 for health professionals
See information on COVID-19 transmission, infection, immunity and recovery.
Assessment and testing for COVID-19
Check who and how to test for COVID-19 and manage cases and contacts.
Victorian health service guidance and response to COVID-19 risks
Guidance for health services to respond to changing COVID-19 transmission risks in the community.
Health service planning
Find information and resources for Victorian hospitals and health services to plan their response to COVID-19.
GP practice planning
Explore resources to help general practitioners and health professionals manage their practice and workforce.
Clinical guidance and resources
View resources, information and guides for the care of patients and at-risk groups during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Learn about the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for health workers.
Vaccines and medications in patients with COVID-19
Look at advice for health workers on vaccines and medications in patients with COVID-19.
Help and support for healthcare workers
Read information on self-quarantine and emergency accommodation for healthcare workers.
- Victorian coronavirus (COVID-19) data
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The World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak a Public Health Emergency of International Concern.
This site will be updated as new information becomes available.
For Victorian updates to the current incident, go to:
Department of Health and Human Services, Victoria - Coronavirus (COVID-19)
For national updates:
- Department of Health (Australian Government) Coronavirus Alert
- Royal Australian College of General Practice (RACGP): https://www.racgp.org.au/coronavirus
- Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA): https://www.ahpra.gov.au/News/COVID-19.aspx
For international updates:
- WHO Western Pacific Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak https://www.who.int/westernpacific/emergencies/covid-19
- WHO Coronavirus resources https://www.who.int/health-topics/coronavirus
- Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) CDNA National Guidelines for Public Health Units (COVID-19 SoNG): https://www1.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/cdna-song-novel-coronavirus.htm