Hein Kaiser
2 minute read
13 Sep 2021
5:12 am

‘Getting vaccinated should be a celebration’- Medicare

Hein Kaiser

Initiative to encourage people to get jab

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Medicare24’s Boksburg vaccination site will soon become an entertainment and errand hub as the company is pulling out all the stops to entice South Africans to get the jab. The centre, just off the main drag on North Rand Road, plans to create a festive atmosphere with live music and celebrity/ sporting personality appearances, along with facilities where vehicle licences can be renewed and other errands sorted out while waiting in the vaccination queue. On Heritage Day weekend, plans include a massive braai. Around 700 people are vaccinated at the Boksburg facility daily. “We need to do more, and we...