What advice do you have for expats having a baby in Venezuela?
We asked expat moms who gave birth in Venezuela about their experiences and advice they have for other moms to be. They said...
"It is important to research the healthcare system in Venezuela before having a baby there. Make sure to find a reliable doctor or midwife who is experienced in delivering babies in Venezuela. Additionally, it is important to be aware of the current political and economic situation in the country, as it can affect the availability of medical supplies and services. Make sure to have a plan in place in case of an emergency. Lastly, it is important to be aware of the cultural norms and expectations surrounding childbirth in Venezuela, and to be prepared to adjust to them," said another expat in Venezuela.
- What should I pack when moving to Venezuela?
- Where should I setup a bank account in Venezuela?
- Will I be able to find a job in Venezuela?
- What is life like in Venezuela?
- What do expats in Venezuela appreciate most about the local culture?
- What do expats find most challenging?
- Is there a lot of crime in Venezuela?
- Is there a lot of diversity? Are people in Venezuela accepting of differences?
- What are the schools in Venezuela like?
- What are healthcare services like in Venezuela?
- What are medical services in Venezuela like?
- Are healthcare and health insurance expensive in Venezuela?
- What are emergency services like in Venezuela?
- Will I need to travel to see a specialist?
- Are common prescription medications available in Venezuela?
- How are local medical facilities in Venezuela?
- As a foreigner living in Venezuela, will I have access to public healthcare? What is it like?
- What have your experiences during the pandemic with the local healthcare system been like?
What advice do you have for expats having a baby in Venezuela?If you live in Venezuela, newcomers to Venezuela would love to hear your answer to this question.