COVID-19 information

Primary Health Tasmania works closely with Australian and Tasmanian government departments of health and local health and wellbeing services to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

This page lists some key questions you may have about the COVID-19 pandemic response, including vaccination information, and where you can go to find out more.

If you need assistance with something that isn’t listed below, you’re welcome to get in touch and we’ll do our best to help you.

Community members

I want to know about the COVID-19 pandemic in Tasmania, including testing options and any current restrictions.

I want to know more about COVID-19 vaccines, including where I can get vaccinated in Tasmania.

Primary Health Tasmania has helped established GP respiratory clinics across the state and supported the roll out of COVID-19 vaccines in Tasmanian general practices. If you’d like to get in touch about this work, please get in touch via this email

Primary health professionals

I want to know about any current COVID-19 requirements applying to my work or workplace.

I want to know more about the current clinical guidance for assessing, managing, testing and vaccinating for COVID-19.

  • Primary Health Tasmania’s web-based portal, Tasmanian HealthPathways (username “connectingcare” and password “health”), is the best place for up-to-date clinical information about COVID-19 specific to the Tasmanian health sector, captured in the COVID-19 Pathways suite.

I want to know more about COVID-19 vaccines, including how to obtain patient consent and boosters for COVID-19 vaccines.

I am a primary healthcare facility manager who wants to know more about how I can prepare my workplace for living with COVID-19.

Primary Health Tasmania plays a significant role in supporting the primary health sector during the COVID-19 response, including the vaccination roll out, education, and more. If you’d like to get in touch about this work, please get in touch via this email.

Aged care workers

I want to know about any current restrictions or mandates applying to my work or workplace.

Primary Health Tasmania has a role in supporting the vaccination and outbreak preparedness of Tasmanian aged care facilities. If you’d like to get in touch about this, please contact us via this email.

Disability and NDIS providers

I live with a disability in Tasmania and want to know about the COVID-19 vaccination and testing options available to me.

I am an NDIS provider and want to know more about COVID-19, including outbreak preparedness and training.

I work in the disability sector in Tasmania and want to know about any current restrictions or mandates applying to my work or workplace.

I care for someone living with disability in Tasmania and want to know about COVID-19 vaccination, testing, and support options available to me.