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Thursday, April 9, 2015

The Pros and Cons of living in Ecuador. The Health Care. April 2015.

Health Care (Pros):
The doctor appointment is affordable, from $20(in hospital Voz Andes) to $40-$80 (hospital Metropolitano). Cost of lab tests and physiotherapy also not going to break your bank account.
Cost of dental cleaning is about $30 -$50, depends on dentist office.
 
Health Care (Cons):
Managing chronic Illness in Ecuador might be harder than in USA: language barrier, outside of the larger cities top notch medical care is not available, etc, etc..
You might have trouble finding a particular prescription medication that you need to take on a regular basis.
In Ecuador, doctors and hospitals expect payment at the time of service.

Rental in Quito, for tourists and expats.
We have a 2 bedroom, 1 bath totally remodeled
Colonial Quito, furnished apartment for rent.
Anti-noise window in every bedroom
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