Turks and Caicos Islands Healthcare and Money

Turks and Caicos Islands Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 2 – malaria no – Typhoid & Polio 1 – cholera no yellow fever no Overview The only hospital is on Grand Turk. There are clinics on South Caicos, Middle Caicos, North Caicos, Providenciales and Salt Cay. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. Notes vaccinations [1] Typhoid occurs, poliomyelitis does not occur. Typhoid vaccination…

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Trinidad and Tobago Healthcare and Money

Trinidad and Tobago Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – malaria no – Typhoid & Polio 2 – cholera no yellow fever 1 Overview Due to the insufficient medical care, it is advisable to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. Check findjobdescriptions for more information. Notes vaccinations [1] A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required for all travelers coming from WHO-designated infection areas and who are over…

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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Healthcare and Money

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – malaria no – Typhoid & Polio 2 – cholera no yellow fever 1 Overview There is one large hospital, the Kingstown General Hospital, and about 40 other state institutions and pharmacies as well as resident doctors, where specialist basic care in the event of illness or accidents is possible. Due to the limited medical care, travel health insurance that…

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Saint Maarten Healthcare and Money

Saint Maarten Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – malaria no – Typhoid & Polio 2 – cholera no yellow fever 1 Overview There is one hospital in Cay Hill, the St. Maarten Medical Center. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. Notes vaccinations [1] A vaccination certificate against yellow fever is required for all travelers over the age of six months…

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Saint Lucia Healthcare and Money

Saint Lucia Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – malaria no – Typhoid & Polio 2 – cholera no yellow fever 1 Overview The private hospital Tapiou in the capital Castries has an emergency room and can organize an emergency flight to Martinique (10 minutes flight time) if necessary. The treatment costs are high. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. Check findjobdescriptions…

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Saint Kitts and Nevis Healthcare and Money

Saint Kitts and Nevis Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – malaria no – Typhoid & Polio 2 – cholera no yellow fever 1 Overview There are hospitals in Basseterre and Charlestown, and a smaller one in Sandy Point, St. Kitts. Several doctors and dentists have private practices. Due to the inadequate medical care, travel health insurance that includes return transport in an emergency should be taken out before you…

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Saint Eustatius Healthcare and Money

Saint Eustatius Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – malaria no – Typhoid & Polio 2 – cholera no yellow fever 1 Overview There is a hospital on St. Eustatius. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. Notes vaccinations [1] A vaccination certificate against yellow fever is required for all travelers over the age of six months who arrive within six days…

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Puerto Rico Healthcare and Money

Puerto Rico Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever no cholera no Typhoid & Polio 1 – malaria no – Eat Drink 2 – Overview Health care is good but expensive. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and protected according to the temperatures on the way. Notes vaccinations [1] Typhoid occurs, poliomyelitis does not.…

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Panama Healthcare and Money

Panama Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 5 – malaria 4 – Typhoid & Polio 3 – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview The medical facilities are of a high standard. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and protected according to the temperatures on the way. Check ebizdir for more information. Notes vaccinations…

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Nicaragua Healthcare and Money

Nicaragua Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 4 – malaria 3 – Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview Taking out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance is strongly recommended. Check ebizdir for more information. Notes vaccinations [1] A vaccination certificate against yellow fever is required for all travelers who want to enter within 6 days of staying in the infected areas designated by…

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Montserrat Healthcare and Money

Montserrat Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – yellow fever 1 cholera no Typhoid & Polio 2 – malaria no – Overview There is a hospital in St. John in the north of the island. Specialist treatment is only available on the neighboring islands of Antigua and Guadeloupe. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. Notes vaccinations [1] A vaccination certificate…

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Martinique Healthcare and Money

Martinique Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – malaria no – Typhoid & Polio 2 – cholera no yellow fever 1 Overview Health care meets European standards. The European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) is valid for nationals of EU and EFTA countries. The treatment takes place upon presentation of the EHIC. This regulates care and reimbursement of costs in the event of illness for EU and EFTA…

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Jamaica Healthcare and Money

Jamaica Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 4 – cholera no typhus 2 – yellow fever 1 malaria 3 – Overview Medical care in Jamaica does not correspond to European standards, especially with regard to emergency care. The treating physicians as well as the hospitals usually demand immediate cash payment. There are state and private hospitals. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation…

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Honduras Healthcare and Money

Honduras Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 4 – malaria 3 – Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview There are hospitals in Tegucigalpa and all major cities. The healthcare system is not comparable to European standards. Serious illnesses and injuries require treatment outside of Honduras. Mosquito nets are attached for coastal areas. Travel health insurance with repatriation insurance is recommended. An individual first-aid…

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Haiti Healthcare and Money

Haiti Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 cholera 3 Typhoid & Polio Yes – Eat Drink 4 – malaria 2 – Overview The medical facilities are limited and the hygienic conditions unsatisfactory. Taking out travel health insurance with repatriation insurance is strongly recommended. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and protected according to the temperatures on the way. Check directoryaah for more information. Notes vaccinations…

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Guatemala Healthcare and Money

Guatemala Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 5 – malaria 4 – Typhoid & Polio 3 – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview Health care is good in Guatemala City. Larger hotels have their own doctor. Inland, medical care is inadequate. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and protected according to the…

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Guadeloupe Healthcare and Money

Guadeloupe Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 Typhoid & Polio 2 – cholera no malaria no – Eat Drink 3 – Overview The European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) is valid for nationals of EU and EFTA countries. The treatment takes place upon presentation of the EHIC. This regulates care and reimbursement of costs in the event of illness for EU and EFTA citizens. The EHIC does not…

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Greenland Healthcare and Money

Greenland Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever no Typhoid & Polio no – malaria no – Eat Drink no – cholera no Overview All cities have hospitals and dentists. Visitors should bring their own medicines as some are difficult to obtain. The European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) is valid for nationals of EU and EFTA countries. The treatment takes place upon presentation of the EHIC. This regulates care…

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Grenada Healthcare and Money

Grenada Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required malaria no – Typhoid & Polio 2 no cholera no yellow fever 1 Eat Drink 3 – Overview Due to the very poor medical care, travel health insurance that includes return transport in an emergency should be taken out before you travel. There is a general hospital in St George’s and small hospitals in Mirabeau and Carriacou. Check directoryaah for more information. Notes vaccinations…

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El Salvador Healthcare and Money

El Salvador Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 5 – malaria 4 no – Typhoid & Polio 3 – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview Apart from a few private clinics in the capital, medical care is insufficient. Taking out travel health insurance with return travel insurance is strongly recommended. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and protected according to the temperatures on the way. Check directoryaah…

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Dominican Republic Healthcare and Money

Dominican Republic Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Typhoid & Polio 4 – cholera yellow fever 1 Eat Drink 5 – malaria 3 – Overview Travel health insurance is recommended. There is an emergency service in Santo Domingo. Medicines (e.g. against diarrhea) as well as means for mosquito and sun protection should be brought with you in sufficient quantities. Check indexdotcom for more information. Notes vaccinations [1] Yellow fever vaccination is…

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Dominica Healthcare and Money

Dominica Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – cholera no yellow fever 1 malaria no no Typhoid & Polio 2 no Overview Due to the very poor medical care, travel health insurance that includes return transport in an emergency should be taken out before you travel. Treatments must be paid for in advance. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and protected according to the…

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Curaçao Healthcare and Money

Curaçao Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – yellow fever 1 cholera no Typhoid & Polio 2 – malaria no – Overview There are three hospitals on Curaçao. St. Elisabeth Hospital in Willemstad is the largest hospital and has state-of-the-art facilities. Taking out travel health insurance with return travel insurance is recommended. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and protected according to the temperatures…

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Cuba Healthcare and Money

Cuba Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 cholera [2] Typhoid & Polio 3 – Eat Drink 4 – malaria no – Overview Medical care in Cuba does not correspond to Western European standards. Above all, the technical equipment, the hygienic conditions and the supply of medicines in Cuban clinics leave a lot to be desired. This also applies to the few special clinics intended for foreigners, in…

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Costa Rica Healthcare and Money

Costa Rica Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 5 – malaria 4 – Typhoid & Polio 3 – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview The medical care and hygienic conditions in San José are good. Bottlenecks can occur in rural areas. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and protected according to the temperatures…

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Cayman Islands Healthcare and Money

Cayman Islands Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 2 – malaria no – Typhoid & Polio 1 – cholera no yellow fever no Overview Modern medical facilities are particularly available on Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac. Georgetown Hospital on Grand Cayman is a well-equipped hospital. Diving accidents can be treated here. Private doctors, dentists and opticians are also available. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and…

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British Virgin Islands Healthcare and Money

British Virgin Islands Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever no cholera no Typhoid & Polio 1 – malaria no – Eat Drink 2 – Overview Tortola has good medical facilities and two hospitals, with infirmaries on the other islands. Overall, however, medical care is limited. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and protected according…

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Bonaire Healthcare and Money

Bonaire Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Typhoid & Polio 2 – malaria no – Eat Drink 3 – yellow fever 1 cholera no Overview Emergencies are treated at the San Francisco Hospital. Travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance is recommended. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and protected according to the temperatures on the way. Notes vaccinations [1] A vaccination certificate against yellow fever is…

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Bermuda Healthcare and Money

Bermuda Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever no Typhoid & Polio 1 – malaria no – Eat Drink 2 – cholera no Overview There is a well-equipped hospital in the vicinity of Hamilton, as well as numerous doctors and dentists. Taking out travel health insurance with return transport is recommended, as medical costs are high. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and protected according to…

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Belize Healthcare and Money

Belize Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 5 – malaria 4 – Typhoid & Polio 3 – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview Medical care in Belize is limited. Doctors and hospitals usually expect immediate payment. There are seven government hospitals, one in Belmopan, one in Belize City, and one hospital in each of the five county capitals. Medical centers are available in rural areas. It is advisable…

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