Coronavirus Update

With confirmed cases of the Coronavirus in Australia, it is important that we all undergo due diligence and best practice to safeguard our communities. Please refer to the links provided below that will direct you World Health Organisation and Australian Government Health websites if you would like further information and regular updates. They also provide an overview of symptoms and appropriate actions that may be taken to reduce risk of infection as well as some resources for you to review / share with your teams as you feel appropriate.

General Information:

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019
https://www.health.gov.au/health-topics/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov#how-you-can-help-prevent-novel-coronavirus

 

Downloadable posters / information

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public
https://www.health.gov.au/resources/collections/novel-coronavirus-resources

 

New Zealand specific information

The best option for accommodation would be to isolate them, provide staff with safety equipment as the student will need to be checked. Ring Healthline 0800 611 116. More information here https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/diseases-and-conditions/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov