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
Sharon – sharon@pinkdrive.co.za  or  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

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

 

14 April 2021

15 April 2021

Total Cases:

1,561,559

1,562,931

Total Deaths:

53,498

53,571

Total Recovered:

1,486,873

1,488,060

Active Cases:

21,188

21,300

Tests Conducted:

10,216,114

10,259,664

Vaccination:

292,623

292,623

WORLD Statistics

 

14 April 2021

15 April 2021

Total Cases:

138,848,897

139,692,704

Total Deaths:

2,985,685

2,999,553

Total Recovered:

111,635,736

118,787,856

Active Cases:

24,227,476

17,905,295

Statistics from Worldometer

South Africa Statistics by Region

Eastern Cape
14 April – 195,738
15 April – 195,762

Free State
14 April – 85,061
15 April – 85,278

Gauteng
14 April – 418,185
15 April – 418,540

Kwa-Zulu Natal
14 April – 335,374
15 April – 335,488

Limpopo
14 April – 63,491
15 April – 63,517

Mpumalanga
14 April – 76,559
15 April – 76,693

North West
14 April – 65,213
15 April – 65,410

Northern Cape
14 April – 37,332
15 April – 37,500

Western Cape
14 April – 284,606
15 April – 284,743

Unallocated

Statistics from SA Coronavirus website

PINKDRIVE Screening Statistics

Gauteng
No. of Patients Screened: 450,736
No. of Patients Tested: 29,270

Kwa-Zulu Natal
No. of Patients Screened: 18,109
No. of Patients Tested: 6,771

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

Last Updated: 1 April 2021

Please click on images to enlarge

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

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

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