Costa del Sol Medical Care
The Marbella area offers a number of excellent hospitals and clinics both in the public and private sectors.
Marbella has its own new hospital, one of the most modern and best equipped in Europe, in addition to numerous clinics and health centres. There are private specialists for every ailment under the sun.
If you are intending to make Spain your permanent residence one can obtain access to public health care by making social security payments. Alternatively, you may wish to subscribe to the private sector. There are many private health companies but VIP Estates recommends from experience.
Part of the BUPA group who offer a range of different packages dependent upon your needs.
Offers a 24 hour a day service for common illnesses and more serious ailments. The provider will send out an ambulance complete with doctor for home visits plus uses helicopters for more serious problems when speed is of the essence.