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Going to the Doctor in Buenos Aires

Going to the Doctor in Buenos Aires

Whenever you are in a foreign country, something as easy as going to a doctor can be stressful, especially if you don´t know the language or the culture. Read on to find out what to expect. First of all,  some useful vocabulary that you´ll need pretty much every time you go to the doctor: Guardia […]

Health Care in Buenos Aires

Health Care in Buenos Aires

Argentina is unique to many countries because free public health care is 100% available to anyone who needs it. Even foreigners are eligible. If you’re sick, you can go to one of the hospitals, and they will give you the necessary care. The medical attention is decent, though you can end up having to wait […]

Swiss Medical Health Insurance

Swiss Medical Health Insurance

Founded in 1994, Swiss Medical is one of the largest and most important health insurance providers in Argentina. They offer a variety of different plans you can choose from, that can cover pretty much any extent of medical care you may need while living in Buenos Aires. Without getting into too much detail, a typical […]

OSDE Binario Health Insurance

OSDE Binario Health Insurance

OSDE has been around for over 30 years is one of the most highly regarded health insurance options.   Their service is unique, in that they do not own any of their own medical facilities.  Instead, they pay for the use of medical facilities owned by other companies.  As a member of OSDE, you therefore receive […]

Medicus Health Insurance

Medicus Health Insurance

Founded over 35 years ago, Medicus has become one of Argentina´s household names when it comes to health insurance. Similar to Swiss Medical, they own various health centers throughout Buenos Aires, and these centers are equipped with excellent doctors and high-tech equipment. Medicus has 30 different plans you can choose from, meaning it should be […]