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Expats Talk about Health Insurance and Healthcare in Mexico City

By Joshua Wood, LPC

Last updated on Apr 17, 2023

Summary: Mexico City, Mexico is home to a variety of hospitals and clinics, including the National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubirán, the National Institute of Pediatrics, the National Institute of Cardiology Ignacio Chávez, and the National Institute of Psychiatry Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz. Emergency services are available in Mexico City, and ambulances can be called by dialing 066. The quality of medical care in Mexico City is generally comparable to that of the United States, though some specialized treatments may not be available.

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

"Mexico City offers a wide range of healthcare services, including both public and private hospitals and clinics. The public healthcare system is provided by the Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS) and the Mexican Institute of Social Security (ISSSTE). These public institutions offer a variety of services, including primary care, specialty care, and emergency services. Private hospitals and clinics are also available, offering a range of services from general practice to specialized care. Mexico City also has a number of specialized medical centers, such as cancer treatment centers, fertility clinics, and rehabilitation centers. Additionally, Mexico City is home to a number of pharmacies, providing both prescription and over-the-counter medications," wrote one expat.

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Joshua Wood Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.

Some of Joshua's articles include Pros and Cons of Living in Portugal, 10 Best Places to Live in Ireland and Pros and Cons of Living in Uruguay. Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.

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