List of Private Hospitals in Botswana

List of Private Hospitals in Botswana

What is Private Hospitals?

A private hospital is a hospital not owned by the government, including for-profits and non-profits. Funding is by patients themselves, by insurers, or by foreign embassies. Private hospitals are commonly part, albeit in varying degrees, of the majority of healthcare systems around the world.

List of Private Hospitals in Botswana

Lenmed Bokamoso Private Hospital

Life Gaborone Private Hospital


Riverside Hospital

Francistown Academic Hospital


City Medical Centre Private Clinic

Frequently Asked Questions

How many hospitals are there in Botswana?

This is a List of hospitals in Botswana. There are 624 medical facilities in Botswana, including 26 public hospitals.

Does Botswana have good hospitals?

The standard of medical treatment in Botswana’s major towns is generally good. Many doctors in private hospitals are locals educated elsewhere, afterwards returning to their home country to practise medicine.

How many hospitals are in Gaborone?

Results – 4 Hospitals/Clinics found in Gaborone, Botswana.

Who owns Gaborone private hospital?

Life Gaborone Hospital is a member of the Life Healthcare Group, one of the largest private hospital groups in South Africa, operating more than 60 acute facilities across the country and Botswana.

Is Botswana rich or poor?

Significant mineral (diamond) wealth, good governance, prudent economic management, and a relatively small population of about 2.4 million (2021), have made it an upper middle-income country with an agenda of becoming a high-income country by 2036.

Where is the best place to live in Botswana?

Many expats moving to Botswana settle in the towns or cities of Maun, Francistown and Gaborone. These are far and away the more expensive choice, though do provide much better access to transport, work, schools and amenities. Popular suburbs in Gaborone include Broadhurst and Phakalane.

Is Botswana good to live and work?

Most expats in Botswana earn decent salaries with good employment packages, and can therefore live relatively luxuriously. Botswana consistently ranks as having a low cost of living, but expats are advised to factor in potential healthcare costs and, for families with children, school fees.

Can foreign doctors work in Botswana?

Eligibility[edit] Certified Foreign Doctors that wishes to work in Botswana temporary are eligible to apply.

What problems does Botswana have?

While it is considered one of the most stable democracies in Africa, Botswana has been dominated by a single party since independence. Media freedom remains under threat. The indigenous San people, as well as migrants, refugees, and LGBT+ people, face discrimination.

What is the unemployment rate in Botswana?

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Botswana unemployment rate for 2021 was 24.72%, a 0.21% decline from 2020. Botswana unemployment rate for 2020 was 24.93%, a 2.32% increase from 2019.