One of the most important things when going abroad is to make sure that you are covered in case of accidents or illness. Our health guide provides information on health insurance, hospitals, doctors and pharmacies.
The Medical System
Medical care in Buenos Aires is generally good. Quality and availability of treatment can vary outside the capital.
How to get medication in Argentina
The Argentinean Ministry of Health requires that all medication is prescribed using the generic name of the drug or the common international name.
What to do in case of an emergency
In the event of an emergency, do not worry about insurance issues and just head directly to the nearest emergency room.