My wife and I retired from the military in 2013. We are ready to get out of the states for a slower paced atmosphere. We do have a 10 year old daughter and are wondering about schools on the island. I have been to the island once about 17 years ago and fell in love with it. We are also wondering about medical care. Thank you,
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BIIS does not have a school bus yet. However, some parents have gotten together and car-pool from areas outside Sandy Bay. I would say that anywhere in Coxen Hole and environs, West End, and even West Bay are likely places to find easy transportation to the school.
What is the medical system like there? Is there access to medications if need be? - There is access to medication. There are a number of facilities and a new annex to a private hospital (CEMESA) has recently setup shop on Roatan. Most day to day illnesses can be treated on Roatan.
We have a 1 year old daughter and would like to expand our family over the next few years. Is there quality care/doctor’s for pregnancy? - I am sure the answer here is client specific. A “nor…
Roatan is prepared to receive visitors, and it has places to get covid tests. Roatan has hospitals and clinics. Click on the following link to get to know the medical services on the island Medical Services — ROATAN
It will help you once you are on the island. Prices range from $50 to $100+. You will have to contact a clinic like UNIMED firstname.lastname@example.org for appointments. Most hospitals perform covid tests on the island.
Also, make sure to follow the requirements for enteri…