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.eo.

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

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

21 September 2020

22 September 2020

Total Cases:

661,936

663,282

Total Deaths:

15,992

16,118

Total Recovered:

591,208

592,904

Active Cases:

54,736

54,260

Tests Conducted:

4,047,723

4,064,117

WORLD Statistics

21 September 2020

22 September 2020

Total Cases:

31,485,162

31,783,676

Total Deaths:

969,298

975,471

Total Recovered:

23,113,233

23,400,797

Active Cases:

7,402,631

7,407,408

Statistics from Worldometer

South Africa Statistics by Region

Eastern Cape
21 September – 88,205
22 September – 88,319
Please click here for a breakdown of Eastern Cape

Free State
21 September – 44,291
22 September – 44,616
Please click here for a breakdown of Free State

Gauteng
21 September – 217,485
22 September – 217,759
Please click here for a breakdown of Gauteng

KwaZulu Natal
21 September – 117,833
22 September – 117,972
Please click here for a breakdown of KwaZulu Natal

Limpopo
21 September – 14,721
22 September – 14,777
Please click here for a breakdown of Limpopo

Mpumalanga
21 September – 26,525
22 September – 26,612
Please click here for a breakdown of Mpumalanga

North West
21 September – 28,187
22 September – 28,331
Please click here for a breakdown of North West

Northern Cape
21 September – 15,163
22 September – 15,280
Please click here for a breakdown of Northern Cape

Western Cape
21 September – 109,526
22 September – 109,616
Please click here for a breakdown of Western Cape

Unallocated

Statistics from SA Coronavirus website

PINKDRIVE Screening Statistics

Gauteng
No. of Patients Screened: 303,929
No. of Patients Tested: 23,067

KwaZulu Natal
No. of Patients Screened: 13,157
No. of Patients Tested: 4,662

Western Cape
No. of Patients Screened: 15,581
No. of Patients Tested: 3,219

Last Updated: 21 September 2020


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

—————————— GAUTENG ——————————

16 April 2020
Alma Mater International School, Krugersdorp

17 April 2020
Phedisong Ga Rankuwa

20 April 2020
Sebokeng Hospital

21 April 2020
Mzihlophe Hostel
Soweto

21 April 2020
Sebokeng Hospital

21 April 2020
West Valley
West Rand

22 April 2020
Sebokeng Hospital

22 April 2020
Diepkloof Clinic
Soweto

24 April 2020
Kagiso Ext 12
Krugersdorp

24 April 2020
Phedisong Hospital
Ga Rankuwa Mall

29 April 2020
Supergroup Ehkurleni

30 April 2020
Ga Rankuwa – Door to Door

30 April 2020
Phedisong Ga Rankuwa

4 May 2020
Siverwright
Krugersdorp

4 May 2020
Sebokeng Hospital

5 May 2020
Mqandashi Hostel Ward
Kagiso

5 May 2020
Plot 27 Van Wyk Road
Brentwood Park

5 May 2020
Sebokeng Hospital

6 May 2020
Pick n Pay
Birchleigh North

6 May 2020
Sebokeng Hospital

7 May 2020
Zola Office
COJ

7 May 2020
Meadowdale Checkers Hyper

8 May 2020
Birch Acres Mall
Tembisa

8 May 2020
Njonga Park Zola
Soweto

12 May 2020
Sebokeng Hospital

12 May 2020
Bapsfontein

13 May 2020
Randfontein Village Square

14 May 2020
Meadowlands Zone 7
Soweto

14 May 2020
Ramaphosa Informal Settlement
Boksburg

15 May 2020
Esangweni Taxi Rank

18 May 2020
Tembisa Plaza

19 May 2020
Akasia Road Blocks

19 May 2020
Sebokeng Hospital

19 May 2020
Emalahleni Informal Settlement
Tembisa

20 May 2020
East Rand Mall

21 May 2020
Esangweni Taxi Rank
Tembisa

22 May 2020
Akasia Road Block

22 May 2020
Cloverdale Shoprite
Daveyton

26 May 2020
Rhodsefield Community Park

26 May 2020
Sebokeng Hospital

27 May 2020
Checkers Hyper
Edenvale

28 May 2020
Clicks Maponya Mall

29 May 2020
Cinderella Hostel
Boksburg

29 May 2020
Sebokeng Hospital

1 June 2020
Chiawelo Clinic
Soweto

2 June 2020
Popcorn Reiger Park
Boksburg

2 June 2020
Phedisong Clinic
Ga Rankuwa

3 June 2020
Eastgate Mall

3 June 2020
Phedisong Clinic

8 June 2020
Cambridge Foods
Tembisa

11 June 2020
Phedisong Clinic

11 June 2020
Slovoville Taxi Rank
Soweto

12 June 2020
Moses Fruit and Veg
Doornkop

18 June 2020
Slovoville Park
Soweto

19 June 2020
Doornkop Ext 1

22 June 2020
Protea Glen Ext 2

23 June 2020
Orlando High School

24 June 2020
Meadowlands Court

26 June 2020
Olifantsfontein Clinic
Tembisa

29 June 2020
Denel Kempton Park Campus

30 June 2020
Edenvale Care Centre Hospice

30 June 2020
Protea Glen Ext 4

6 July 2020
Tswelopele Pick n Pay
Tembisa

7 July 2020
L&J Informal Settlement
Olifantsfontein

10 July 2020
Clay Ville Ext 45
Tembisa

10 July 2020
Phedisong Clinic

—————————— KWAZULU NATAL ——————————

8 April 2020
Florida Road

9 April 2020
Essenwood Home – Berea

14 April 2020
TAFTA

16 April 2020
Natal Settlers Memorial Home

17 April 2020
Natal Settlers Memorial Home

24 April 2020
Overport

28 April 2020
Overport

4 May 2020
House to House
Bonela

7 May 2020
Kululaville

8 May 2020
Sydenham

11 May 2020
Bonela

12 May 2020
Shayamuya Flats
Cato Manor

12 May 2020
Cato Manor

14 May 2020
Cato Ridge

20 May 2020
Chesterville Taxi Rank
Durban

21 May 2020
Inanda Taxi Rank Warwick Ave

22 May 2020
KwaMashu Taxi Rank

25 May 2020
Cato Manor

27 May 2020
Value Center
Springfield

4 June 2020
City View

5 June 2020
Berea Mall

9 June 2020
Warwick Avenue Early Morning Market

6 July 2020
Thokoza Hostel

7 July 2020
Sastri College

8 July 2020
Avondale Spar

9 July 2020
Bachet School

—————————— WESTERN CAPE ——————————

8 April 2020
Ruyterwacht Clinic

15 April 2020
Delft South Clinic

22 April 2020
Connaught Estate

28 April 2020
Delft South Taxi Rank

29 April 2020
N2 Gateway Primary Delft

30 April 2020
Blikkies Dorp
Delft

12 May 2020
FG Louw Village
Hanover Park

19 May 2020
Saartjie Baartman Centre

20 May 2020
Rosedon House
Rondebosch

15 June 2020
Mitchells Plain Hospital

3 June 2020
Ryburg Terrace

24 June 2020
Oakhaven Old Age Home