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Increase of Medical Fees for Expats and Visitors Takes Effect on October 1st

Effective October 1, 2017 the Ministry of Health in Kuwait has increased the medical fees for expats and visitors.   Below are the fees for expats who pay the annual health insurance;   Polyclinics Getting medical treatment from KD 1 to KD 2.   Public Hospitals Getting medical treatment from KD 2 to KD 5. Outpatient clinics from KD 2 to KD 10. Stay at the Intensive care Unit (ICU) which is presently free, will cost 50 per day. Stay in public wards which is also currently free, will cost…

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Increased healthcare fees for expats and visitors in Kuwait

Health Minister Dr. Jamal Al – Harbi has informed that by middle of February this year, health care costs for expats and visitors to Kuwait will be as follows; Treatment of tumors with TheraSphere, KD 5,000 for visitors and KD 500 for expat residents. Treatment of bone cancer with isotopes, KD 1,000 for visitors and KD 500 for expats. X-rays and laboratory tests including thyroid gland, KD 40 for expats and KD 90 for visitors. Thyrogen injection, KD 500 for residents and KD 790 for visitors. Tests for esophagus and…

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