Hospital Description







Number of Patient Beds


Bed Occupancy Rate


Outpatients Seen Per/Day


  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • OB/GYN
  • General Surgery
  • ER
  • Infectious Disease Control Clinic
  • General OPD
  • Dental Health Clinic
  • Eye Clinic
  • Psychiatry
  • Public Health
Typical Cases
  • General medical emergencies (i.e. DM, HTN, Asthmatic attacks, RTAs, etc.)
  • HIV spectrum of illnesses
  • TB
  • Surgical emergencies
  • Obstetric emergencies
  • Etc
Types of Health Care Students Accepted
  • Medical
  • Nursing/NP
  • Dental
  • Public Health
  • Allied Health (Radiology, PA, Nutrition)
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Seswnana (local language)
Language Requirements/Fluency


Additional Volunteer Opportunities

Community outreach programs, church programs, local schools and orphanages, etc.

Max Number of Students

Maximum 2 students at a time - must be the same gender due to lodging arrangements Trip Logistics

Recommended Airport

Sir Tseretse Khama International Airport

Visa Requirements for U.S. Citizen

Yes - double check cost with Botswana consulate office

Transport from Airport Provided

Provided by the hospital

Time from Airport to Hospital

45 minutes - comfortable drive

Type of Student Housing

Student room/Guest house

Cost of Housing/month

USD 300/month

Meal Plan

Cafeteria - vegetarian

Cost of Meals/month

Included with housing

Recommended Months to Visit

All year round for medical students (Nursing students will need to obtain details from the college directly)

Additional Fees


Comments from Site

Hepatitis B Vaccination, PEP prophylaxis available (ATRIPLA) in case of accidental needle stick. No malaria in Kayne but you may need prophylaxis if you plan to travel to other areas during your visit. We uphold Adventist Christian values including vegetarian meals and no meat options.


Country/Travel Information and Entry Requirements

Last Updated

September 9, 2015