A 60-year-old woman has tested positive to the coronavirus in Hobart, the Department of Health has confirmed.
Acting Director of Public Health Dr Scott McKeown confirmed the woman is in a stable condition in isolation at the Royal Hobart Hospital.
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This latest confirmed case had been in close-contact with a person who had tested positive to the virus after overseas travel.
Dr McKeown stated that Public Health Services had been in touch with the woman's close contacts - they will be required to self-quarantine for 14 days.