Sumary of Botswana: Lelatisitswe Urges Health Officials to Utilise Available Spaces:
- Tonota — The Assistant Minister of Health and Wellness, Mr Sethomo Lelatisitswe, has urged health officers in Tonota Sub-district to utilise available spaces in their facilities to avoid overcrowding..
- Speaking during his tour of the sub-district health facilities on November 6, Mr Lelatisitswe said most of the clinics had unused space that could be utilised to avoid overcrowding of patients and the staff.He said the biggest challenge facing Tonota clinic was shortage of staff and health equipment, which hindered the clinic’s smooth operation..
- When touring Manyanda, Semotswane and Mandunyane clinics, Mr Lelatisitswe decried that the three clinics were becoming overcrowded..
- Nonetheless, Mr Lelatisitswe said he was happy that the staff was trying by all means to serve residents, despite the challenges encountered….