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Malibu posted a topic in Insurance: Health / Medical, Life, Home, Etc.Questions to fellow expats in RP. Do you have a local medical insurance, or international medical insurance for expats? Or do you self insure, and how much do you feel is adequate? From my extensive research, local insurers don't cover cancer and more. Please correct me, if this is wrong. They also very restrictive to exclude pre excisting conditions. Some international insurance for expats cover these things, plus coverage after 65 years old, for a premium 150-600$ - a month! Local private hospitals can fast run up a bill of 30 - 50000 peso per day, much more when a opera
ROVER posted a topic in Insurance: Health / Medical, Life, Home, Etc.Ok, another question about Health/Medical Insurance here in Philippines It appears Phil Health is the cheapest basic but here is what I am hearing and reading from other expats and the Philippine News sources on Internet. I am hearing the Phil health is starting to blame all illnesses on the patients pre existing (no matter what) unless of course it is something obviously different. For example I have had 2 strokes since 2002, so if I go in not feeling well or sick they are going to say "well we have to investigate as your illness may be due to one of your strokes. Now I have a