COVID-19 Vaccine | One dose not enough for health workers - Sama

The South African Medical Association is calling for COVID-19 booster shots for healthcare workers. Chairperson Dr Angelique Coetzee speaks to #eNCA Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Health workers will need a second dose of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine, according to the South African Medical Association.

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It says the first dose was not enough and explains why booster shots are essential.

Meanwhile, the Health Department said 331 new COVID-19 cases were recorded in the past 24 hours.

An additional 53 coronavirus-related deaths were also reported.

Watch the full interview in the video above.


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