COVID-19 vaccine: Private doctors urged to register

eNCA's Lindsay Dentlinger takes a look at why this is important. #DStv403 #eNCA

JOHANNESBURG - As the country prepares to vaccinate healthcare workers against COVID-19, it's still unknown how many doctors, in private practice, need to be inoculated.

A joint initiative of medical associations is underway to get GPs to register themselves on a central database.

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Some 10,000 GPs in private practice registered with various medical associations.

Currently, only around 1800 doctors in private practice have signed up to the Vaccines for Healthcare Workers initiative.

eNCA's Lindsay Dentlinger has more details in the video above.


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