Emergency Medical Care in San Ignacio
La Loma Luz - Santa Elena. I am not aware of the emergency services. Quality of care is adequate, but my last experience was 12 years ago!
Quality of Healthcare in Surrounding Area
I don't need to.
Yes, common prescriptions are available at our local pharmacy.
They are inexpensive and you often do not need a prescription. Anything prescribed by the local doctor is available locally. If you had an unusual illness of needed a particular medication, it would be wise to bring additional supplies, but once here you can speak to the pharmacist and likely they can arrange to bring it in for you.
Healthcare in Belize
Expats in Belize share tips and advice about healthcare and health insurance in Belize. While some expats advise those with serious health issues not to move to Belize, other expats choose Corozal for its proximity to doctors and clinics over the border in Chetumal, Mexico.
Hospitals in Belize
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Healthcare in Corozal/Belize City, Belize
Word of mouth is a great way to find a doctor if you need one. Our pharmacist has a neurogist that comes to her place of business twice a month from Belize City. He is a wealth of information. Also, b
Healthcare in San Ignacio, Belize
An expat in San Ignacio, Belize discusses local medical care and the availability of prescription medicines. Most common prescription medicines are available at the local pharmacy and many do not nee
Healthcare in Hopkins Village, Belize
An expat in Hopkins Village, Belize talks about the high cost of medical insurance, traveling to Dangriga or Belize City for medical care, helpful pharmacists in Hopkins Village and more.
Answer Questions about Healthcare in Belize
Help others moving to Belize by answering a set of questions about health insurance, public healthcare in Belize, prescription medicine, quality of medical care and emergency services.