Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update

It has recently come to our attention that Ware Street Medical and Dental Centre at Shop 3/37-41 Ware St, Fairfield NSW 2165 has had a confirmed case of Coronavirus.

This patient attended the centre on 27 February 2020. If you visited this centre on or after this date, please attend your GP immediately.

If you have an appointment with Workskil Australia and are impacted by the above or are unwell, please call 1300 967 575 so that we can cancel your attendance requirements (rather than entering our offices) and discuss whether a phone appointment would be appropriate.

Date published: 5 March, 2020

The Australian Government has upgraded their warning regarding the novel coronavirus to the following:

If you have travelled to Mainland China or Iran within the past 14 days, you must isolate yourself until 14 days after you left either country.

If you are returning from Italy or South Korea, you need to monitor your health for 14 days after you left either country. If you are returning from Italy or South Korea and you work as a healthcare worker or as a residential aged care worker, you should not attend your regular work  for 14 days.

If you have been in close contact with a confirmed case of novel coronavirus, you must isolate yourself for 14 days after last contact with the confirmed case.

Importantly, these requirements also apply to students attending childcare, school or higher education.

Here is the advice from the Australian Government Department of Health: www.health.gov.au/news/health-alerts/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-health-alert#current-status

If this impacts you, or someone you know, can you please ring Workskil Australia on 1300 967 575 so we can cancel your attendance requirements and discuss whether a phone appointment would be appropriate. Thanks and keep safe.

Date published: 7 February, 2020

Updated on: 5 March, 2020