Medical care is available in every town and city on the North Coast, with more comprehensive medical care offered in the bigger cities on the island. A private nationwide ambulance service, “Movi-med,” operates in Santo Domingo, Santiago, Puerto Plata and La Romana; its telephone number is 532-0000 in Santo Domingo and 1-200-0911 outside Santo Domingo. “Movi-med” expects full payment at the time of transport.
In Cabarete and Sosua, the Servi-Med Center can help with emergency medical assistance and is available 24 hours a day. In the Puerto Plata, there is a well-equipped private clinic called “The Bournigal” or “Centro Medico” which has an excellent reputation.
If you wish to get an insurance contact Sabine A. Mertes at 1-809-885-2260 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Emergency Contact Details
CEMEDIN MEDICAL CENTER
Dr. Gidion Plaut
Diagnóstico Médico Dra. Mayans
Diagnostic imaging and clinical laboratory in the heart of Cabarete
Diagnostico Medico Dra. Mayans
Plaza Ocean One, Local 3316
Cabarete, Dominican Republic
Phone: (809) 571-0861
+1 (809) 571 4403
+1 (809) 571 4696
Centro Médico Bournigal
Antera Mota Street
Tel.: (809) 586-2342
Fax: (809) 586-6104
The best hospital in the entire region is the HOMS Hospital in Santiago. From Sosua and Cabarete, it is approx. 1.5-2-hour drive.
Hospital Metropolitano de Santiago
http://www.homshospital.com/ Tel: 829-947-2222