Located in the region of the Caribbean Sea, Dominica is an island surrounded by Guadeloupe and Martinique and is commonly known as the nature island. Its area is about 750 square kilometres, with a population just over 70 thousand. The island of Dominica often referred to as the wildest in the Caribbean. It has spectacular rain forests, beautiful shoreline, clear rivers, hot springs, boiling lakes, and even waterfalls.
The official language is English and they use the East Caribbean dollar. The capital of Dominica is Roseau and is its largest city. It’s noisy, but also vibrant. It is definitely a unique place for any expatriates to live in.
Healthcare in Dominica
The healthcare facilities in Dominica is limited in general. There are only four main public hospitals on the island. In some rural areas, medical facilities can be very limited. Expats should consult with medical care professionals for vaccinations, especially yellow fever. All travellers to this island and expats should obtain international health insurance with emergency evacuation if they wish to visit rural areas or diving underwater.
Insurance for Expats in Dominica
Expat Financial has a great deal of experience in sourcing international insurance plans for individual expatriates and expat employers in Dominica. We can also source global medical coverage for select local nationals in Dominica that will allow for global medical coverage that includes the United States. Dominica expat healthcare plans are available via our firm from a variety of international insurance companies.
Here is a list of different types of insurance coverage you will want if you are planning to become an expatriate in Dominica:
- International Health Insurance
- Expat Life and Disability Insurance
- Travel Insurance
- Evacuation Coverage
- Group Expat Insurance Plans
If you require a quote for expat cover in Dominica, contact Expat Financial today.