What should I do if I suspect that I have contracted COVID-19?
Please remember that unless you’ve been travelling, or have had contact with people with known infection, your risk for contracting COVID-19 is almost negligible.
However, if you suspect that you might have contracted the virus and are showing signs of respiratory illness, please do the following:
PLEASE NOTE: Patient self-referrals will NOT be tested. You must go to your healthcare provider for assessment.
Covid-19 online resource and news portal: https://sacoronavirus.co.za/
The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD): https://www.NICD.ac.za/
DISCLAIMER: The information on this website is for educational purposes only, and is not intended as medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. If you are experiencing symptoms or need health advice, please consult a healthcare professional.