COVID-19 Coronavirus

WHAT IS CORONAVIRUS?

Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses which may cause illness in animals or humans.  In humans, several coronaviruses are known to cause respiratory infections ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS). The most recently discovered coronavirus causes coronavirus disease COVID-19.

 

For more information, please go to the South African COVID-19 website

For more information about how to get involved, please contact
Noelene – noelene@pinkdrive.co.za

PinkDrive NPC is registered as an Essential Service Provider.
Please click here to view PinkDrive’s CIPC Document

Please click here to view Ampath Laboratories sample collection and testing capacity document

Please click here to view Ampath Laboratories Patient Communication document relating to COVID-19

PinkDrive donated to Kolisi Foundation. Please click here to view the Donation Confirmation letter from Kolisi Foundation confirming PinkDrive’s donation

Please click here to view the Press Release of PinkDrive NPC mobilises to support the call for Mass COVID-19 Testing

Please click here to view the Press Release of Kolisi Foundation partners with PinkDrive to tackle COVID-19

Please click here to view the Press Release of Fleet Africa and Super Group Mobilise PinkDrive to Flatten the Curve

Please click here to view the Press Release of Absa partners with PinkDrive to increase protective gear, testing and humanitarian assistance

Please click here to view the Press Release of PinkDrive and Vedanta Zinc International resumes Screening to flatten the fallout from Lockdown in the Northern Cape

Please click here to view the Press Release of Corporates are Partnering with the NPO Sector to support Frontline Health Care Workers

Please click here to view the Press Release of PinkDrive partners with Corporate SA to Vaccinate the Vulnerable

Please click here to view the Press Release of PinkDrive NPC Collaboration with the National Department of Health (NDoH) Covid-19 Vaccine Rollout

Please click here to view the PinkDrive Vaccination Programme – Report July 2021

MAKE A DONATION

PinkDrive has made their mobile units and medical staff available to the National Department of Health to assist with the screening of COVID-19.

Make your donation today to help PinkDrive continue to do COVID-19 screening.

Please click on one of the below to make your donation
 

Contact Nelius – nelius@pinkdrive.co.za to make a donation

Partners and Donors

Dan Berglund
Deon Raju
Guy Butcher
Jane
Len Venter
Leonie Pretorius
N. Raath
T. Naidu
T. Padayachee
Vincent Du Plessis

SOUTH AFRICA Statistics

 

15 September 2021

16 September 2021

Total Cases:

2,869,201

2,873,415

Total Deaths:

85,469

85,779

Total Recovered:

2,700,299

2,706,293

Active Cases:

83,433

81,343

Tests Conducted:

17,191,349

17,236,691

Vaccinations:

15,447,034

15,683,797

WORLD Statistics

 

15 September 2021

16 September 2021

Total Cases:

227,268,290

227,842,906

Total Deaths:

4,673,652

4,684,242

Total Recovered:

203,970,323

204,505,606

Active Cases:

18,624,315

18,653,058

Statistics from Worldometer

South Africa Statistics by Region

Eastern Cape
15 September – 285,467
16 September – 286,318

Free State
15 September – 157,539
16 September – 158,027

Gauteng
15 September – 912,729
16 September – 913,134

Kwa-Zulu Natal
15 September – 504,017
16 September – 504,823

Limpopo
15 September – 121,414
16 September – 121,465

Mpumalanga
15 September – 149,181
16 September – 149,374

North West
15 September – 147,678
16 September – 147,908

Northern Cape
15 September – 87,524
16 September – 87,808

Western Cape
15 September – 503,652
16 September – 504,558

Unallocated

 

Statistics from SA Coronavirus website

PINKDRIVE Screening Statistics

Gauteng
No. of Patients Screened: 463,934
No. of Patients Tested: 29,747

Kwa-Zulu Natal
No. of Patients Screened: 18,4
No. of Patients Tested: 6,908

Western Cape
No. of Patients Screened: 25,898
No. of Patients Tested: 3,864

Last Updated: 19 April 2021

PINKDRIVE Vaccination Statistics

Gauteng
Total No. Vaccinated: 47,654
Health Care Works Vaccinated: 1,412
Over 60’s Vaccinated (1st Dose): 25,861
Over 60’s Vaccinated (2nd Dose): 5,602
50-59 Years (1st Dose): 4,097
50-59 Years (2nd Dose): 2,789
35-49 Years (1st Dose): 4,863
35-49 Years (2nd Dose): 748
18-34 Years (1st Dose): 2,282
18-34 Years (2nd Dose): –

Kwa-Zulu Natal
Total No. Vaccinated: 36,361
Health Care Works Vaccinated: 226
Over 60’s Vaccinated (1st Dose) : 10,650
Over 60’s Vaccinated (2nd Dose): 11,448
50-59 Years (1st Dose): 4,203
50-59 Years (2nd Dose): 2,921
35-49 Years (1st Dose): 2,886
35-49 Years (2nd Dose): 800
18-34 Years (1st Dose): 3,158
18-34 Years (2nd Dose): 68

Western Cape
Total No. Vaccinated: 7,384
Health Care Works Vaccinated: 219
Over 60’s Vaccinated (1st Dose): 4,326
Over 60’s Vaccinated (2nd Dose): 1,531
50-59 Years (1st Dose): 161
50-59 Years (2nd Dose): 56
35-49 Years (1st Dose): 396
35-49 Years (2nd Dose): 80
18-34 Years (1st Dose): 615
18-34 Years (2nd Dose): –

Last Updated: 13 September 2021

Vaccination Myths/Facts

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For information about precautions for COVID-19, please click on one of the languages below:

Images of the PinkDrive team doing COVID-19 screening and vaccinations around South Africa

——————– GAUTENG ——————–

JULY 2021 – Vaccinations

AUGUST 2021 – Vaccinations

——————– KWA-ZULU NATAL ——————–

AUGUST 2021 – Vaccinations

——————– WESTERN CAPE ——————–

FEBRUARY 2021

MARCH 2021

APRIL 2021

MAY 2021 – Vaccinations

JUNE 2021 – Vaccinations