What are medical services in Tamarindo like?
When we asked expats and global nomads about the quality of medical care in Tamarindo, they replied...
"Tamarindo offers a variety of medical services for both locals and visitors. The town has several private clinics and hospitals that provide a range of medical services, including general practice, emergency care, and specialist care. Many of the clinics and hospitals are staffed by bilingual doctors and nurses, making it easy for visitors to communicate their needs. Additionally, Tamarindo has several pharmacies that offer a wide selection of medications and medical supplies," explained one expat living in Tamarindo, Costa Rica.
"The caja is randomly assigned and not really a great value for what you get, private care is better and expat insurance isn't inexpensive. I do better to have my home health insurance and pay cash for services in CR however the providers here are excellent," said another in Tamarindo, Costa Rica.
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- What are medical services in Tamarindo like?
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