Hospitals in the Western Cape are currently under severe pressure. This is as a result of the sharp increase in patients requiring to be admitted with severe COVID-19 as well as the increase in non-COVID-19 trauma cases.
Our healthcare workers are also under severe pressure. They are spending their Festive Season away from their loved ones to help your loved ones. Please help us to support them by only going to the hospital’s emergency centre for life-saving and urgent medical care.
For non-emergencies, please go to your nearest clinic.
Please note that our clinics can only test people for COVID-19 who meet the testing criteria. We cannot test people who need a negative COVID-19 certificate for travel purposes.
The following people will be tested for COVID-19 in the Overberg:
Do your part: wear a mask and avoid crowds.Last published 22 December 2020