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How are healthcare services in Oslo?

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

"Don't. Pay for private. The laid-back laissez faire attitude that seems appealing when talking to Norwegians in coffee shops is quite the opposite when you are ill and need healthcare. There is no accountability and often gross errors," explained one expat living in Oslo, Norway.

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"Healthcare services in Oslo, are characterized by a comprehensive and universal system that is primarily funded through taxation and managed by the government. The city boasts a wide range of public and private healthcare facilities, including hospitals, clinics, and specialized care centers. Oslo residents have access to primary care services through general practitioners, who serve as the first point of contact for most medical concerns and can refer patients to specialists when necessary. In addition to primary care, Oslo's healthcare system offers a variety of specialized services, such as mental health care, dental care, maternity care, and rehabilitation services. Emergency care is available at several hospitals throughout the city, ensuring that residents have access to prompt medical attention in urgent situations. Preventive care and health promotion are also important aspects of Oslo's healthcare system, with various programs and initiatives aimed at promoting healthy lifestyles and reducing the prevalence of chronic diseases. The city's healthcare services are known for their high quality and efficiency, with well-trained medical professionals and modern facilities. One notable aspect of healthcare in Oslo is the emphasis on patient-centered care, which prioritizes the needs and preferences of patients in the delivery of medical services. This approach is supported by a strong focus on patient rights and the involvement of patients in decision-making processes related to their care. Overall, healthcare services in Oslo, Norway, are comprehensive, accessible, and of high quality, ensuring that residents have access to the medical care they need to maintain their health and well-being," said another expat in Oslo, Norway.

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Aker Brygge in Oslo, Norway

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