Expats Should Use Health Insurance in Greece for Parikia Paros
Always use insurance in Greece
if you can, if not get reciprocal healthcare.
Paros Island Has No Hospitals in Parikia Paros
No true hospitals on the island, but good clinics both public and private. Nearest hospitals are on Naxos
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Healthcare in Greece is Different than in the UK
the care is different to UK, for instance there needs to be a carer for the patient, a relative or someone privately paid for when you are in the hospital. Specialist healthcare is quite widely available here, and appointments are offered quickly.
Availability of Prescription Meds in Parikia Paros, Greece
Yes from the many chemists. I need several prescriptions but get them at 20% of cost under the healthcare programme.
If You Don't Obtain Health Insurance in Greece
I do not have insurance, but the costs of private medical care are quite reasonable.
Healthcare in Paros, Greece
An expat from the United Kingdom offers her insight into the health care system on the island of Paros in Greece. Information shared includes how it compares to the UK, pharmacies, cost and more.
Healthcare in Parikia Paros, Greece
An expat on Paros Island in Greece offers insight about the quality and availability of healthcare on an island in Greece. Expats should be aware that there are no true hospitals on Paros Island.
Answer Questions about Healthcare in Greece
Help others moving to Greece by answering a set of questions about health insurance, public healthcare in Greece, prescription medicine, quality of medical care and emergency services.