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Diamond Princess evacuee update

Daily screening of evacuees from the Diamond Princess continues at the Howard Springs Manigurr-ma village.

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Diamond Princess evacuee update

A 61-year-old woman from New South Wales is being transferred today from Howard Springs Quarantine Facility to Royal Darwin Hospital for investigation of a cardiac condition.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

The number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases among the Diamond Princess evacuees in Howard Springs remains at seven, with tests yesterday returning negative results.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

The number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases among the Diamond Princess evacuees in Howard Springs remains at seven, with tests yesterday returning negative results.

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COVID-19 update - Diamond Princess evacuees

The number of confirmed cases of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) among the Australian evacuees from the Diamond Princess today reached seven.

Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

NT Health is working closely with state and territory chief health officers and the Federal Chief Medical Officer to ensure a coordinated, evidence based response in Australia.

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Scholarships aid Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners

Territorians studying to become Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners are invited to apply for this year’s annual Aboriginal Health Practitioner (AHP) Scholarship Scheme.

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Kunjin virus alert

People in the Top End are being warned to protect themselves against the mosquito-borne disease, Kunjin virus.

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Coronavirus evacuee quarantine update

There are no confirmed cases coronavirus in the Northern Territory. The Australians evacuated from China and the Diamond Princess cruise ship to the Manigurr-ma village are being screened daily for any signs of illness.This will be an ongoing daily process and the AUSMAT team are taking a very cautious approach with isolation and testing of any evacuee with mild symptoms.

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Territorians encouraged to eat healthier and take part in Smart Eating Week

Territorians are being encouraged to eat healthier and make better-informed food choices during Smart Eating Week.