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COVID-19 Vaccination Journey

February 26th, 2021|0 Comments

6 steps to getting vaccinated: Register on EVDS system at https://vaccine.enroll.health.gov.za Apply to Sisonke Vaccine Programme at https://sisonke.samrc.ac.za Receive vaccination site for vaccination Attend vaccination site for vaccination Get the vaccine Receive final SMS [...]

COVID-19 Vaccine Roll Out

February 17th, 2021|0 Comments

National COVID Vaccination Programme Status Paused Sunday 6 February Following concerns regarding efficacy of the Oxford-AstraZeneca (CoviShield) vaccine against mild-moderate COVID caused by the 501.V2 variant. CoviShield may still play a role in the [...]

EVDS Self Registration Portal User Manual

February 3rd, 2021|0 Comments

All Healthcare Workers (public & private) who intend to be vaccinated in Phase I should enroll on the Electronic Vaccination Data System (EVDS) Information submitted during registration will be used to: Identify eligible vaccination [...]

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced new changes to the lockdown, 1 February 2021

February 2nd, 2021|0 Comments

Statement by President Cyril Ramaphosa on progress in the national effort to contain the Covid-19 pandemic Union Buildings, Tshwane 1 February 2021     Fellow South Africans, I address you this evening as we [...]

WHO issues new clinical advice for treating Covid-19 patients

January 27th, 2021|0 Comments

This document is the update of an interim guidance originally published under the title “Clinical management of COVID-19: interim guidance, 27 May 2020". WHO continues to monitor the situation closely for any changes that [...]

Covid 19 Vaccine Rollout Strategy

January 26th, 2021|0 Comments

Covid 19 pandemic had a multi sectoral impact on South Africa, including a significant socioeconomic impact, and an impact on healthcare cost. One intervention to rapidly interrupt Covid 19 transmission is an effective vaccination. There are [...]