File: A laboratory assistant works on a test sample of a suspected case of the coronavirus.
JOHANNESBURG - With 116 COVID-19 cases confirmed in South Africa to date, the demand for testing for patients showing signs of the virus will increase.
Lancet Laboratories depots/hubs have selected labs which test for coronavirus.
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The NICD has another Clinician Hotline to improve #COVID19 communication and support for healthcare providers. The Clinician Hotline is 0800 11 1131, operating 24 hrs. The Public Hotline is 0800 029 999 also operating 24hrs.