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Expats Talk about Health Insurance and Healthcare in San Ignacio, Belize

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By Betsy Burlingame

Last updated on Jul 09, 2023

Summary: The quality of medical care in San Ignacio, Belize is generally considered to be lower than that of the United States. San Ignacio has two main hospitals, the San Ignacio Hospital and the Belize Medical Associates, as well as several smaller clinics. Emergency services are available, but they are limited and may not be as reliable as those in the US. To call for an ambulance, you can dial 911 or contact the San Ignacio Hospital directly.

How are healthcare services San Ignacio?

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

"San Ignacio, offers a range of healthcare services to cater to the needs of both locals and tourists. The town has a public hospital, the San Ignacio Community Hospital, which provides basic medical care, emergency services, and maternity care. There are also several private clinics and medical centers in the area, offering more specialized services such as dental care, optometry, and physiotherapy. Pharmacies are available throughout the town, providing prescription and over-the-counter medications. While the healthcare services in San Ignacio are generally adequate for minor illnesses and injuries, more complex medical conditions may require patients to travel to larger cities like Belize City or even abroad for treatment," 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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