- What is Californias insurance rate? What is the percentage of residents who do not have coverage in California?
- Who are the Uninsured in California? Provide demographic data for a description of these populations.
Botswana WHOs profile and other resources to write a brief description (no more than 1 or 2 paragraphs). Discuss the following in your own words:
- How does Botswanas health system handle the issue of providing health insurance coverage to its population? Is the system organized around the government, private insurance, or a combination?
- What is your Botswana insurance rate? What is the percentage of residents who do not have coverage?
- Who are the Uninsured in your Botswana? Provide demographic and geographic data for a description of these populations.
Resources available if needed to answer the questions.
Teitelbaum & Wilensky, Overview of the United States Healthcare System, Chapter 4, pages 45-61 (2nd) or 45-60 (3rd)
The Uninsured In America CBS Evening News, May 2007. (4:08)