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15 Expats Talk about Health Insurance and Healthcare in Barbados

By Betsy Burlingame

Last updated on Sep 02, 2023

Summary: The quality of medical care in Barbados is generally considered to be on par with the United States. Barbados has a well-developed healthcare system with a range of public and private hospitals and clinics. Emergency services are available 24/7 and can be accessed by calling the local emergency number, which is 211. Ambulance services are also available and can be requested by calling the same number.

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How are healthcare services Barbados?

When we asked expats and global nomads about the quality of medical care in Barbados, they replied:

"Barbados has a comprehensive healthcare system that provides a range of services to its citizens and foreign residents. The public healthcare system is funded by the government and is free for all citizens. The quality of public healthcare is generally good, with a range of services available including primary care, specialist care, and hospital services. Foreign residents are able to access the public healthcare system, although they may be required to pay for some services. Expats in Barbados can use the public healthcare system, but they may need to pay for some services. Expats can also access private healthcare services, which are generally of a higher quality than the public system," wrote one expat.

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Betsy Burlingame Betsy Burlingame is the Founder and President of Expat Exchange and is one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Prior to Expat Exchange, Betsy worked at AT&T in International and Mass Market Marketing. She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a BA in International Business and German.

Some of Betsy's articles include 12 Best Places to Live in Portugal, 7 Best Places to Live in Panama and 12 Things to Know Before Moving to the Dominican Republic. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.

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