Doha, Qatar
Doha, Qatar
Doha, Qatar

2 Expats Talk about Health Insurance and Healthcare in Qatar

By Betsy Burlingame

Last updated on Nov 27, 2021

Summary: Expats and global nomads in Qatar share their experiences with health insurance, healthcare in Qatar, local hospitals and specialists, quality of medical care and more.

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How are healthcare services Qatar?

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

"Do not worry if your company does not provide insurance. National Health in Qatar is beyond compare. It costs QR100 for a year. When you go private they quite often refer you to National Health system as they have the best facilities. Only draw back is queuing even when you have an appointment," mentioned another expat living in Doha.

Will I need to travel to see a specialist?

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