Free telehealth services and pop-up coronavirus clinics will form part of the government’s $2.4 billion response.

The government released the details of its health package on Tuesday night, promising further measures are on their way.

From Friday, Australians will be able to bulk-bill phone hook-ups with GPs to diagnose coronavirus symptoms.

Health authorities would also establish up to 100 “pop-up” clinics, with each expected to handle 75 patients a day.

The government hopes the clinics will divert people with coronavirus away from hospital, with two of the country’s peak medical bodies to help identify suitable locations.

Australia’s Chief Medical Officer Brendan Murphy confirmed there were 100 cases of coronavirus in Australia, with more than half already cleared.

Three Australians have died so far as Sydney proves a hotspot.

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Professor Murphy also said it was highly unlikely people would catch the virus twice.

Across the world there are an estimated 114,000 cases in 107 countries, with 1000 recorded deaths

AAP