Global Observatory for eHealth


CoIA country*

Botswana’s eHealth policy, completed in 2004, is included in the National Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Policy for Botswana. Policy recommendations include: promoting a foundation for eHealth through health sector engagement and strengthening ICT infrastructure; using ICT to enable healthcare delivery; improving access to health services and information; and creating a national health surveillance network. This document also contains provisional cost estimates for the first five years of implementation.

Date of publication: 2004

Date URL last accessed: 25 September 2012

*Commission on Information and Accountability for Women's and Children's Health