The purpose of these COVID-19 Interim Guidelines is to provide short-term advice to manage the risks associated with COVID-19 in the community and to protect patients and St John WA staff from potential exposure whilst maintaining the highest possible
standards of clinical care to the community of Western Australia.
FRONT LINE STAFF SAFETY IS OUR PRIMARY CONCERN.
All Clinical Practice Guidelines not addressed in this document remain unchanged and still apply in full. Staff should ensure that they stay up to date with the latest information regarding COVID-19 on Connect.
This update is provided in the setting of very low penetration of COVID disease in Western Australia and zero or close to zero community transmission.