COVID-19 information for health professionals

COVID-19 is a notifiable disease under Part 9 of the Public Health Act 2016

For more information, see Human coronavirus of pandemic potential (including novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

COVID-19 clinician alerts

View the COVID-19 clinician alerts.

Clinical guidelines

Infection prevention and control


Position statements

The following recommendations and/or position statements have been endorsed by the WA Department of Health

Mental health

Palliative care


COVID-19 Medicines 

Molnupiravir (Lagevrio®)

Nirmatrelvir + ritonavir (Paxlovid®)

Remdesivir (Veklury®)


Latest advice and updates on the COVID-19 immunisation including:

  • Immunisation education requirements
  • COVID-19 vaccine ordering
  • Safety of COVID-19 vaccines
  • Clinical guidance on COVID-19 vaccine in Australia
  • Potential side effects from COVID-19 vaccines
  • Reporting adverse events following immunisation

Information about COVID-19 vaccines targeted at the community is available at HealthyWA website (external site).

Last reviewed: 14-11-2023