We asked 29 doctors and nurses about their fears, access to protective gear and whether they’ve been tested for COVID-19.

Want to know where we got the health worker figures from?

The figures in an earlier version of this video were sourced from two statements made by Health Minister Zweli Mkhize. The current figures come from Popo Maja, Health Department Spokesperson.

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Mia Malan is Bhekisisa's editor-in-chief and executive director. Under her leadership, Bhekisisa’s online readership increased 30 fold and its donor funding eightfold between 2013 and 2019. Malan has won more than 20 African journalism awards for her work and is a former fellow of the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University.