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Additionally, while medical care is good in Lima this is not the case elsewhere in the country:
Medical care is generally good in Lima and usually adequate in other major cities, but it is less so elsewhere in Peru. Urban private health care facilities are often better-staffed and equipped than public or rural ones. Public hospital facilities in Cusco, the prime tourist destination, are generally inadequate to handle serious medical conditions. Although some private hospital facilities in Cusco may be able to treat acute medical problems, in general the seriously ill traveler should return to Lima for further care as soon as is medically feasible. Read more…
Understanding the limitations of medical care throughout Peru gives you the information you need should you find yourself in a medical emergency.
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