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Malaysia

Accessing Healthcare In Malaysia As An Expat

Posted by: scar on Sunday July 12, 2015 (13:25:14)   (4288 Reads)
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Malaysia’s healthcare system has been ranked as the third best of 24 countries in a recent study conducted by an American publication. It outranked other places such as Spain, Italy, New Zealand, and Ireland. The success of Malaysia’s healthcare system was attributed to the expertise of its healthcare practitioners, the range of available health insurance options, and affordability. The low costs of healthcare services make it possible to pay ...    more ...
Malaysia

What Are The Health Risks For Expats In Malaysia?

Posted by: Carole on Saturday March 07, 2015 (05:54:38)   (3184 Reads)
Before you move to Malaysia, it is advisable to consult your GP and check if there is need for any vaccinations or preventive health measures. It is best to do this at least eight weeks before you travel. It’s also important to ensure that you have the proper health insurance that can cover any medical treatment overseas. Public and private hospitals in Malaysia charge for services and private healthcare can be quite expensive. But expats can e ...    more ...
Malaysia

Using The Healthcare System In Malaysia - A Short Guide For Expats

Posted by: Carole on Monday October 06, 2014 (02:16:29)   (2472 Reads)
The healthcare system in Malaysia is known to be of a high standard. In fact, the country is a major medical tourism destination that attracts many foreigners in need of high quality, yet affordable treatments. The healthcare system is aimed at providing care to everyone within the country, however access to such medical care may be difficult in rural areas and remote regions of the country.

Medical facilities

Malaysia offers both public ...    more ...