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Information for Queensland clinicians—novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

This page will host the latest available information to assist Queensland clinicians to diagnose and/or treat patients with suspected or confirmed novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Advice on this page will be updated as the situation evolves and new or changed information comes to hand.

You should continue to return to this website for the latest information rather than printing/storing local copies of fact or
information sheets.

Note: This information is intended for clinicians only.

Information for consumers, including current advice on the number of confirmed cases in Queensland, can be found on the novel coronavirus fact sheet.

Latest updates

Guide to ordering novel coronavirus pathology diagnostic test

  • Orders: Novel Coronavirus Pathology Diagnostic Test
    Pathology Queensland (PQ) commenced in-house PCR testing for 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCOV) at 2.30pm on 6 February 2020. This information sheet details new procedures for Queensland Health clinicians including ieMR users.

Information and fact sheets for clinicians

Information for consumers

Last updated: 21 February 2020