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Private Hospitals in Costa Rica

By Betsy Burlingame

Summary: For expats interested in private hospitals in Costa Rica, here are 4 of the most well known private hospitals in Costa Rica.

If you're interested in private healthcare in Costa Rica, here are 4 of the most well known private hospitals in Costa Rica. Note that Hospital CIMA in Guanacaste has closed.

Clinica Biblica (San Jose)

Avenue 14 street 1, San José, Costa Rica
Tel: (506) 2522-1000
Fax: (506) 2258-7184
Website: www.clinicabiblica.com
Email: consejomedico@clinicabiblica.com

* They accept several U. S. health insurance plans

Clinica Catolica (San Jose)

Next to the court of justice in San Antonio de Guadalupe, Goicochea, Costa Rica
Tel: (506) 2246-3000
Fax: (506) 2246-3184
Website: www.hospitallacatolica.com
Email: servicioalcliente@hospitallacatolica.com

Hospital CIMA (San Jose)

Barrio Los Laureles, San Rafael de Escazu, Costa Rica
Tel: 2208-1000
Website: www.hospitalcima.com
Email: presupuestos@hospitalcima.com

*They accept several U.S. health insurance plans.

Hospital Metropolitano (San Jose & Tibas)

San José: 300 mts South Hospital San Juan de Dios, Avenue 8 Street 14
Tibas: 400 m Este de la Iglesia Católica de Tibás.
Tel: Main: (506) 2521-9595
San José: (506) 2521-9500
Torre Médica San José: (506) 2521-9797
Website: www.metropolitanocr.com
Email: info@hospitalmetropolitano.co.cr

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Betsy Burlingame Betsy Burlingame is the Founder of Expat Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Some of Betsy's more popular articles include 6 Best Places to Live in Costa Rica, 12 Things to Know Before Moving to The Dominican Republic and 7 Tips for Obtaining Residence in Italy. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.

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Updated On: Apr 27, 2019

First Published: Apr 27, 2019

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