NGO to connect Covid-19 patients and families using donated smartphones, tablets

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The devices will allow families to video chat with patients at state hospitals and to receive medical updates in a more personal manner.

The Association of Palliative Care Practitioners of South Africa (Palprac) is calling for the public to donate used tablets and smartphones that are still in good working condition.

The aim is for families to be able to connect with their loved ones who have been hospitalised in state hospitals, where resources are scarce, explains Dr Margie Venter.

Read more on the Cape Talk website here. 

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