A good medical care availability is an important reason to choose a destination for your vacation. Aruba has a good medical facilities and when the island do not cover the emergency, a patient can be transported (by air) to nearby facilities (Curacao for example).
Limited facilities for the physically disabled are available. Specific hotels have rooms that can be adjusted completely, while other hotels have ground floor rooms and doors wide enough to accommodate wheelchairs. Most properties have wheelchairs and canes available.
The hospital is modern and well equipped. Hemodialysis and oxygen tanks are available.
Rental of wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, bedpans and other medical equipment. This service is available 24 hours a day, and delivery is free.
The Posada Clinic Aruba offers hemodialysis service to the public. The center offers eight units fully equipped with modern Fresenius 2008-H machines and a TV and VCR, and telephone at each station.
Reservations are required three months in advanced. Only HIV negative and Hepatitis B negative patients can be treated.
Tel: +(297) 582 0840
Fax: +(297) 583 5664
All hotels have medical doctors on call. There are also excellent dental facilities. Appointments can be made through your hotel.
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