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Panama to offer free medical insurance for tourists

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Beginning January 17, 2011, press reports indicate that Panama will begin to offer insurance covering various medical costs including sending back your remains to your home country if you pass away. Also, hospital and medicine costs. Of course there are limits and the coverage will be good for thirty days. It appears that the insurance is for those arriving by air at the international airport.
http://latinamericacurrentevents.com/panama-offers-free-insurance-tourists/

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