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Nurse Vivienne Wese screens patients for TB and COVID-19 as they arrive, today when the City of Cape Town opened a clinic extension in the Elsies River Library, to serve mothers and children with routine visits such as family planning and immunizations, Monday, July 13, 2020. Clinic extensions are being constructed to separate COVID-19 treatment and diagnosis from other treatments. “I am [scared].” But it’s the profession I chose, so I must do my job,” she says with a smile. She’ll work on a rotation, one week on, and one week off, she explains. PHOTO: EVA-LOTTA JANSSON