Medical Tourism International Client Services

You are not alone

The Hospital Clinica Biblica possesses many years of experience serving a large international community of ex pats, as well as an ever-growing number of tourists. Currently at least 15% of the people we attend at our hospital are foreigners. In other words we can anticipate your particular needs and concerns, allowing you to concentrate more fully on your recovery.

In order to make your experience with us as relaxing and stress-free as possible, through our international department you will be assigned a personal Health Care Assistant (HCA) who works one on one with you to coordinate an all-embracing VIP service experience that includes:

  • Doctor contact, consultations and surgical procedures
  • Paperwork and price quotes
  • Guaranteed lowest prices on international airfare
  • Hospital admittance and bedside follow up and assistance
    • Coordinating contact with family via phone or email post surgery
    • Escort and language services
  • VIP Concierge services (lodging, transfers and sightseeing tours)
    • Airport pick up/drop off and assistance through immigration
    • Recovery Retreat and Hotel accommodations
      • Regular visits by a qualified nurse and staff
      • Patient follow up back home

Additionally, our staff is always on hand at the Clinica Biblica Hospital to greet and brief you, as well as to accompany you to appointments and make sure that all your needs are taken care of.

Depending on your particular condition and needs, you may be treated on an outpatient basis (your evaluation, tests and treatments are done in the Hospital and then you return to your lodging at the end of the day); or you may require hospitalization on premises.

A physician referral is not required in order to obtain services from Hospital Clinica Biblica. Just contact our international department through any one of the following options:

We will be happy to assist you and answer any questions you may have.

Please familiarize yourself with the medical tourism process which gives you a detailed step-by-step guide of the services you will enjoy when you visit the Hospital Clinica Biblica.

Patient Amenities  
At Hospital Clinica Biblica you will find a wide variety of complementary services to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Some of which include:

  • Internet Access: High-speed wireless Internet access is available to all patients and their guests throughout our buildings at no charge. We also offer computers with Internet and e-mail access for Hospital Clinica Biblica patients and accompanying family members diverse locations and waiting areas.
  • Food Services: The Medical Buildings host complete cafeteria services, and open 24 hours. We offer a diversity of restaurants and coffee shops to suit your tastes.
  • Financial and other services: There are two banks who offer international financial services 24 hours a day; as well as art shops and a beauty center. The Hospital is also located in the center of San José, providing you with easy access to shopping venues and cultural attractions.
  • Pharmacies: Four outpatient pharmacies are available for your convenience. They also offer home delivery by calling the phone service: 8000-911-800. Prescriptions can also be refilled and shipped anywhere in the world.
  • Local Medical Call: This service is offered 24 hours a day, 365 day a year. General doctors are on-line to answer any medical related question by calling the following number: 9000-911-900. Cost per minute: $1.50.

Payment Options
Every client must make a previous deposit for the services at Clínica Bíblica hospital. When you Request information, our representatives will inform you of the steps you should follow.

Clínica Bíblica Hospital accepts main credit cards, including: MasterCard, Visa and AmericanExpress.

International Department 
Our international department will answer all your questions on payment, as well as unpaid bills. You can contact us through different means:

Phone: (506) 522-1500
Mailing address: International Department Asociaci�n de Servicios M�dicos Costarricenses
J.B.C. SJO #1138, P.O. Box 025240
Miami, Florida 33102-5240, USA
Fax: (506) 257-7307
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Code of Ethics
Clínica Bíblica Hospital, its doctors, nurses and employees follow a Code of Ethics which has been the base for our international recognition. Our Code of Ethics.

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