Medical/Health Care

Botswana has insufficient psychiatrists (Botswana Daily News)

Botswana has a psychiatrist-patient ratio of 0.5 to 100 000, says Assistant Minister of Health, Dr Alfred Madigele. Dr Madigele said there were 10 psychiatrists in the country in four hospitals of Sekgoma, Jubilee, Mahalapye and S’brana hospitals. He noted that the international ratio for psychiatrists according to the World Health Organisation was 1 to 100…