COVID-19 response update for primary care – 3 February 2022

This webinar on 3 February is part of a series to update primary care on the COVID-19 response and the vaccine rollout. The panel will provide key updates and answer participants’ questions.

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Presenters

  • Professor Michael Kidd AM, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health
  • Dr Lucas de Toca, First Assistant Secretary, Department of Health

Live Captions are available for this webinar.

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Please note:

  1. 15 minutes prior to the event start time, you will only see a holding image in the video player.
  2. Before the event, please test whether you can watch the live webinar from your computer, laptop or tablet.
  3. If the video pauses, refresh your web browser by pressing F5 on your keyboard.

Resources and information

Minister Hunt announcement - four million additional Australians eligible for their booster dose

Pfizer Booster doses for 16-17 year olds

ATAGI statement – 31 January 2022

Message from COVID-19 Clinical Evidence Taskforce

TGA provisionally approves Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd's COVID-19 treatment nirmatrelvir + ritonavir (PAXLOVID)

Queensland Premier announcement

COVID-19 Vaccine Information Kiosks

Minister Hunt Media Release – The Fight Continues

Extended measures in the Northern Territory

Novavax approved by TGA

Changes to pre-departure testing for international arrivals to Australia

The Australian Government - TGA’s provisional approval of COVID-19 oral medications

Australian Government announces $24 million for telehealth

Coronavirus National Helpline: 1800 020 080; it operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week

COVID-19 vaccinations for children aged 5 to 11

About Omicron

Multilingual resources – after your vaccination email, e-mail: CALD@health.gov.au

Vaccine Clinic Finder and COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Checker

Rapid Antigen Testing for Aged Care in NSW and Order form

COVID-19 Vaccines - information in your language

COVID-19 vaccination - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander vaccine provider resources

COVID-19 – Is it true?

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