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

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

WORLD Statistics

2 August 2020

3 August 2020

2 August 2020

3 August 2020

Total Cases:
Total Deaths:
Total Recovered:
Active Cases:
Tests Conducted:

511,485
8,366
347,227
155,892
3,036,779

 

516,862
8,539
358,037
150,286
3,058,695

 

Total Cases:
Total Deaths:
Total Recovered:
Active Cases:

18,254,302
693,147
11,456,928
6,104,227

18,447,723
697,244
11,680,369
6,070,110

Statistics from Worldometer

South Africa Statistics by Region

Eastern Cape
2 August – 79,410
3 August – 79,674
Please click here for a breakdown of Eastern Cape

Free State
2 August – 23,099
3 August – 23,705
Please click here for a breakdown of Free State

Gauteng
2 August – 180,532
3 August – 181,946
Please click here for a breakdown of Gauteng

KwaZulu Natal
2 August – 82,300
3 August – 84,361
Please click here for a breakdown of KwaZulu Natal

Limpopo
2 August – 9,044
3 August – 9,204
Please click here for a breakdown of Limpopo

Mpumalanga
2 August – 15,120
3 August – 15,395
Please click here for a breakdown of Mpumalanga

North West
2 August – 19,961
3 August – 20,149
Please click here for a breakdown of North West

Northern Cape
2 August – 5,131
3 August – 5,302
Please click here for a breakdown of Northern Cape

Western Cape
2 August – 96,838
3 August – 97,076
Please click here for a breakdown of Western Cape

Unallocated
2 August – 50
3 August – 50

Please click here to view a detailed statistics from the Department of Health

Statistics from SA Coronavirus website

PINKDRIVE Screening Statistics

Gauteng
No. of Patients Screened: 192,027
No. of Patients Tested: 19,175

KwaZulu Natal
No. of Patients Screened: 9,532
No. of Patients Tested: 4,122

Western Cape
No. of Patients Screened: 9,791
No. of Patients Tested: 2,752

Last Updated: 3 August 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