AMPATH Laboratory accepts self-referrals

Following information we shared on 9 October that AMPATH Laboratory in KwaZulu-Natal is accepting self-referrals, ASATA has also received confirmation that self-referrals will be accepted nationally. Lynda Buitendach, National Projects Manager for AMPATH told ASATA that AMPATH is in the process of setting up a specific ‘Travellers Resource Page’ on its website, details of which will be shared […]

Research points to low risk for COVID-19 transmission inflight

IATA has demonstrated the low incidence of inflight COVID-19 transmission with an updated tally of published cases. Since the start of 2020 there have been 44 cases of COVID-19 reported in which transmission is thought to have been associated with a flight journey (inclusive of confirmed, probable and potential cases). Over the same period some […]