Expat Exchange - Expat Health Insurance & Healthcare Guide to Ecuador
CIGNA Expat Health Insurance

Expat Health Insurance & Healthcare Guide to Ecuador

Expats share their experiences with healthcare and expat health insurance in Ecuador.

Share Your Healthcare Experiences Share Your Childbirth Experiences

9 Important Tips about Healthcare for Expats in Ecuador

healthcare tips

Expats in Ecuador share their experiences with healthcare and overseas medical insurance in Ecuador.

Written By

Betsy Burlingame, Expat Exchange
expat health insurance from CIGNA

Choosing an expat health insurance provider is an important decision. Get a quote from our trusted expat health insurance partner, CIGNA. With Cigna Global Health Options, you can create an international health insurance plan that's perfectly tailored for the needs of you and your family.

Learn More Get a Quote

Expat Health Insurance & Medical Care

Expat Healthcare & Health Insurance in Quito, Ecuador

Expat-Healthcare--Health-Insurance-Quito-Ecuador

An expat living in Quito, Ecuador offers advice about healthcare in Quito. She advises others to go to private hospitals for significant health issues and go to public clinics for only for the basics, i.e. colds and the flu. In her experience, the quality of medical care is good and the cost of healthcare in Ecuador (with health insurance) is much less than the US.

Submitted By

AmyFAmyF
Expat Health Insurance & Medical Care

Expat Health Insurance and Healthcare in Cuenca, Ecuador

Add to Favorites (1 Favorite)

Expat-Health-Insurance-and-Healthcare-Cuenca-Ecuador

An expat in Cuenca describes healthcare throughout Ecuador and advises expat retirees to carefully consider proximity to quality emergency healthcare when choosing where to live in Ecuador. He cautions that many cities in Ecuador don't have good quality emergency care.

Submitted By

lionallional
Expat Health Insurance & Medical Care

Expat Health Insurance and Healthcare in Cuenca, Ecuador

Expat-Health-Insurance-and-Healthcare-Cuenca-Ecuador

An expat in Cuenca, Ecuador talks about the great care he received at Santa Ines Hospital, the low cost of high quality healthcare in Ecuador and the availability of most common prescription medicines (usually available without a prescription).

Submitted By

slicksslicks
Expat Health Insurance & Medical Care

Expat Healthcare & Health Insurance Cuenca, Ecuador

Expat-Healthcare--Health-Insurance-Cuenca-Ecuador

An expat in Cuenca, Ecuador offers insight on his health care experiences there. A considerable amount information is shared about hospitals, costs, alternative therapies and more are convered.

Submitted By

rebrink88rebrink88
Expat Health Insurance & Medical Care

Expat Healthcare & Health Insurance in Montanita, Ecuador

Expat-Healthcare--Health-Insurance-Montanita-Ecuador

An expat in Ecuador says that it's worthwhile to sign up for IESS insurance, that most medication is available over the counter and that there are world class doctors in Ecuador.

Submitted By

OceanHideawayOceanHideaway

Having a Baby in Otavalo, Ecuador

An expat mom in Otavalo, Ecuador offers an eye-opening account of what it's like to give birth in a public hospital in Ecuador. If you are planning to have your baby in a public hospital, bring your own towel, baby shampoo, soap and baby clothes, because nothing is provided by the hospital.

Copyright 1997-2017 Burlingame Interactive, Inc.

Privacy Policy Legal