Expat Healthcare Advice for Lake Atitlan
Most expats in Lake Atitlan
probably you will be using private medical services
. Always make sure to have a clear view of the cost prior engaging in any intervention unless it is an emergency. If you have an insurance check what is taking care or not...
Emergency Medical Care in Lake Atitlan
Hospitals are 1/2 hour away but the best ones are 2 1/2 hours drive away or 20 minutes helicopter flight. All private hospital. Excellent staff and installation
Quality of Healthcare in Surrounding Area
I go to either Guatemala City
a 2 1/2 hours drive or Quetzaltenango
2 hours drive. Quality of services excellent.
Every thing is available unless you have high tech drugs.. Most of the medicines are delivered without prescription.
Expat Health Insurance in Guatemala
My health insurance take care of 2/3 of the bill but still the cost is very low in total and cheap.