2020 Media Releases
- 02 April 2020Local hospitals will receive a major boost to their critical supplies, including additional life-saving equipment and thousands of surgical masks, thanks to a donation by the Tibra Capital Foundation as COVID-19 preparedness continues.
- 19 March 2020As part of the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District's (ISLHD) response to COVID-19, visitor numbers are now being limited at each of the area's hospitals.
- 16 March 2020As of Monday 16 March there has been one confirmed case of COVID-19 in the Illawarra Shoalhaven region. The case is a returned traveler who has had contact with another confirmed case and has been in self isolation since returning to Australia.
- 16 March 2020Wollongong Hospital has established the region's first dedicated COVID-19 Assessment Clinic, so those with symptoms may be tested and treated more quickly.