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The Air Evacuation Option for Emergency Care in Mexico

For most people considering a move to Mexico, healthcare issues generally are low on their list of priorities, unless they currently have health problems....
Healthcare in Mexico at San Javier Hospital in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

How Good Are Doctors in Mexico?  

As part of an online discussion, I remember telling a woman living in a small town in Illinois, that medical care is most often...
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Canadians Who Go South to Mexico

While the vast majority of the Canadian snowbirds who go south for the winter spend some of the snow season in the U.S., there...
Nurse checking a patient's pulse

Expat Access to Public Healthcare Programs in Mexico

We receive many questions each month about expat access to public healthcare programs in Mexico. The good news is the government has promised its...
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Pharmacies and Medicines in Mexico

Pharmacies and medicines in Mexico have a very long history in this country. When the Spaniards arrived in Mexico in 1521 there was already...
Casa Anastasia Care Home, Riberas del Pilar, Mexico

Assisted and Independent Living and Nursing Care in Mexico

Those of you from the U.S. and other countries who are considering Mexico for retirement will find it reassuring to know there is a...
Campeche city streets

Getting Things Done in Mexico During the Pandemic

Before we begin, I would like to offer a disclaimer for getting things done in Mexico during the pandemic. Mexico is not a COVID-free...
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The Cost of Medical Care in Mexico

One of the many benefits of living in Mexico as an expat is the generally excellent level of medical care and the comparatively low...
Healthcare in Mexico at CMQ Hospital in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

How Healthcare in Mexico Ranks in the World  

Jump on the Internet and you will find numerous websites that tell you where you can live or retire around the world, at a...
Healthcare in Mexico at San Javier Hospital in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

A Lifetime of Healthcare in Mexico

Moving to Mexico has become both a dream and a reality for many Americans, Canadians and people from other countries; and not all are...