Are there any particular health concerns? What is the quality of available medical care? What medical conditions typically require medical evacuation?

There is very little quality medical care. There is a state hospital where someone I know had a gall bladder removed. And there is Dr. Isaac, who has the Pohnpei Family Clinic. He is very good (went to med school in Hawaii), but he's not always on the island. - Mar 2020


There is basically no medical care here. The local populace is riddled with health problems, mostly non-communicable, but occasionally there is a dengue outbreak. - Feb 2013


Medical care is available but of low quality. Make sure you have sufficient medevac insurance. - Apr 2008


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