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Are there any particular health concerns? What is the quality of available medical care? What medical conditions typically require medical evacuation?
Medical care is dicey and even broken bones may require a medevac to South Africa. The big issue is malaria courtesy of a large mosquito population. - Jul 23, 2014
Malaria is bad so take your meds. Hospitals are quite dodgy except for Al Raffa in downtown which seemed to be able to handle minor items. Our company had a doctor on staff and the Americans have access to a doctor at their Embassy. - Oct 24, 2013
The quality of local medical care is not very good! - Apr 12, 2012
Adequate. EMS services are not great. Ambulance drivers are not trained. - Aug 3, 2011
Medical services are poor. Any major medical issues will need to be addressed in another country. - Jul 16, 2010