The private sector is paid and covers the insurance of employees and their families. By western standards, private healthcare in Morocco is very affordable. A visit to the office can cost between 10-15 dollars, medication costs a few dollars and an operation will bring you to 500 dollars.
If you are planning on moving to Casablanca from another country, Cigna Insurance might be a good option. They are designed for globally mobile individuals who move to Morocco. They have access to more than 1.65 million hospitals, clinics, etc. They are known for always finding the best healthcare solution with the best budget.
Numbers to call in case of emergency.
- Ambulance = 15
- Police = 19
- Fire Department = 15
Pharmacies are very easy to identify in Morocco. They are identified with a green cross. Another useful tip, expect to pay cash when you visit a pharmacy or hospital. Last but not least, if you need to go to the hospital for a few days or get an operation, you have to bring your own stuff with you. Think of a bottle of water, towels, a blanket, and a pillow.