The Mitchell’s Plain Hospital of Hope officially closed its doors last week.
According to the Western Cape Department of Health, the facility has seen a significant reduction in Covid-related admissions, as the third wave started tapering off.
Head of Health, Dr. Keith Cloete says there is sufficient capacity elsewhere, to accommodate new hospital-admissions.
He says admissions at other Covid-19 facilities have also started decreasing.
Get the latest Western Cape Covid-19-related news here.
- Residents older than 50 years urged to get vaccinated as soon as possible.
- Residents urged to continue registering and going for their Covid-19 vaccination.
- Western Cape officially out of third wave of Covid-19 pandemic.
📢Covid-19 vaccination update for 2 October 2021
— Premier Alan Winde (@alanwinde) October 3, 2021
2/2 By 5pm on 30 September 2021, the Western Cape Government had administered a cumulative total of 2 878 501 vaccines to healthcare workers, staff in the education sector and those within eligible age brackets.
— Premier Alan Winde (@alanwinde) October 1, 2021