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  1. Other Americas
    Hi all, I am a doctor working for the NHS in London, England. I'm hoping to move to Mexico, Colombia or Bolivia in 2022, and was wondering if anyone knew of any job or volunteering opportunities in the country or knew any contacts who might? I would be grateful for any response! Please get...
  2. Mexico Expat Forum for Expats Living in Mexico
    Hi all, I am a doctor working for the NHS in London, England. I'm hoping to move to Mexico in 2022, and was wondering if anyone knew of any job or volunteering opportunities in the country or knew any contacts who might? I would be grateful for any response! Please get in touch if you have...
  3. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hi. Just wondering of there are any British type 1 diabetics here living in Spain (or maybe some that had to leave). Please feel free to PM me. I'm weighing up the pros and cons of residency via just 'visiting as a tourist' (that whole 90 in 180 max thing) and one MAJOR sticking point is the...
  4. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hello, I'm looking for advice on getting a visa to come to Australia. I graduate from a Scottish University in August with as a registered psychiatric nurse with a BSc degree. My boyfriend of five years is Australian and lives in Perth. I met him there while I was on my 2 year working holiday...
  5. Germany Expat Forum for Expats Living in Germany
    Hi all! First of all, thanks for your time. I'm being interviews for jobs in Germany (I'm from Spain) and would like to move soon. The thing is that my mother is from Argentina and is not fully legalized in Spain (she only has her Passport). Furthermore, she has no pension or subsidy from the...
  6. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hello, I was trying to schedule a rdv with a doctor in conventionné secteur 2, who charges 60€ for his consultation. I emailed him saying that I was in chômage and he replied that as I've the financial difficulty, he could do 'tiers payant'. Now when I called his office, his secretary told me...
  7. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi everybody, this is my first post. We’re an average (income wise) American couple, well-traveled with many previous visits to lovely France. We’re now looking to slowly retire, in France. The next few years we plan to spend 3-4 months a year in France to find the perfect place (using private...
  8. Other Asia
    Hello everyone, I was wondering if anyone could shed some light on to whether Singapore have ODP's in hospitals. And also how I would go about applying for these jobs at the hospitals in Singapore. ODP's stands for Operating Department Practitioner- they assist the surgeon in theatre by...
  9. Mexico Expat Forum for Expats Living in Mexico
    Hello! I will need a physical therapist and orthopaedist (orthopedic surgeon) in CDMX beginning in November. Anyone have any recommendations? How do people find quality healthcare providers in Mexico -- are there any ranking sites like Healthgrades? I've been seeing someone here for a ruptured...
  10. Mexico Expat Forum for Expats Living in Mexico
    I was reading this Mexico News Daily article that said that AMLO is going to restructure and centralize the healthcare system. He´s essentially scrapping Seguro Popular. I was curious: do any of you out there know if this is going to affect the expat community? Will we still be able to benefit...
  11. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hello! After living in the USA for 24 years, I am moving to Spain in a few months and have some questions. I have dual citizenship between USA and Spain. I have a USA passport and a Spanish passport. I do not have any NEI or DNI cards or anything like that but I plan on applying for those...
  12. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    My friend was in a car accident in the US and was airlifted to a hospital that was about 300 kilometers away. He is now totally fine, but he just got a bill for $45,000 / €39,000 for the airlift alone. Does anyone know how much emergency airlifts can cost in Spain or anywhere else in Europe? I...
  13. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    My médecin traitant is away for the summer and the kiné he just sent me to see, has told me to go back to my médecin and ask for an ordonnance for an IRM or an ECG (scans) on my shoulder. It's not life or death urgent, but waiting around for the entire summer for my doctor to get back from...
  14. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Hello! My husband has the opportunity to move to Barcelona for 3-6 months. I am a registered nurse here in Seattle specializing in Hospice care. I would love to do volunteer work or any other thing that allows me to work with people. Unfortunately I do not speak Catalan or Spanish. I am...
  15. Expat Tax
    I am trying to avoid the obama care penalty/health care mandate, since I am a US citizen that lives abroad. My 12 month span starts July 2017-July 2018. I have already been in the US August 6, 2017-August 27, 2017=22days(so I have 8 days left). I would like to come back in May for more than the...
  16. Canada Expat Forum for Expats Living in Canada
    Hello, I have decided to move back to Canada after 30 years in the states. I was a teenager when my family left, and I have dual citizenship. I'm considering Winnipeg or Thunder Bay due to proximity to family, cost of living, etc. I never much accessed healthcare when I was younger. I just...
  17. Articles: Europe
    The Brexit deal between the UK and the European Union should include an arrangement with all members that British expats should continue to receive health care in the country where they live, according to a new report. Failing to do so could result in tens of thousands of pensioners moving back...
  18. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    On thinking about living permanently in Spain a big question is healthcare. Especially for older people. Is medical care and the heath system better or worse than UK? I have been told the Spanish have better care than the British. Advice, please?
  19. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    I've googled and googled and haven't been able to find a story like mine. I sincerely hope anyone here can help. I've moved to France from the UK. My nationality is Dutch but I've lived for over 16 years in the UK since my teens. My situation: - I don't work. My French husband works and earns...
  20. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    Currently looking into getting the EU registration certificate in Spain as a non-worker where you need proof of income and private health insurance. Has anyone got their EU registration certificate recently and what private health insurance did you have? Have seen many good deals where if you...
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