Healthcare Insurance in Mexico- A Quick Overview

Are you interested in moving to Mexico but are getting confusing information about healthcare insurance?

Then this video is for you

YouTube video

Edgar- a health insurance broker with over 25 years experience explains the common questions expats have about getting private insurance in Mexico.

He covered

  • How health insurance in Mexico works
  • What are waiting periods?
  • What are pre-existing conditions
  • Why insurance doesn’t cover pre-existing conditions in Mexico
  • What you can do if you have pre-existing conditions
  • How to plan for your medical care in Mexico
  • Avg cost of private insurance in Mexico
  • Who should consider IMSS
  • What to know about getting covered at the IMSS
  • and more

Mariana Lange

Mariana Lima-Lange was born in Mexico and immigrated to the U.S. when she was a child. She spent every summer visiting family throughout Mexico and is very knowledgeable about Mexican culture, lifestyle, and traditions. She is fluent in both Spanish and English.

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  1. Ken Hunkin says

    Hi Mariana: I am a73 yr old Canadian with diabetes since 1991, I was wondering what I can get for healthcare insurance if I want to spend 6 months in Mexico ?
    Any help with this would be much appreciated.
    Thanks, Ken

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