top of page
Logo LIVE IN URUGUAY-V01-CURVAS-APROADO-

LIVE

HEALTH SYSTEM

Uruguay has an Integrated National Health System that guarantees health care coverage to the entire population residing in the national territory through the National Health Insurance. 

Health service providers are classified as follows: 

The Ministry of Public Health provides users with data on the institutions that make up the National Health Insurance. A comparison of the indicators of all health providers can be made on this website.

 

NATIONAL HEALTH FUND

 

The National Integrated Health System regulates the right to health protection for all people in the country, through a National Health Insurance (SNS), financed by the National Health Fund (Fonasa), mandatorily extending health coverage to workers and their dependent household family members:

  • Dependent children under 18 years of age or older children with disabilities, both their own and those of the spouse or partner when they are not covered by their biological or adoptive parents.

  • Spouse or partner who does not have National Health Insurance (SNS) medical coverage.

More information here. 

Go back to the main webpage of LIVE section

Come2UY-12.png

Check the requirements for visas, residences according to stay purposes, and legal citizenship.

visas y residencias.png

Find out what you will need when you arrive: documents, bank information, moving animals and furniture.

llegada.png

Calculate the cost of living with the online simulator.

costo de vida.png

Tips to find accommodation according to your needs.

alojamiento.png

What is the education system like? Check out the details and how to obtain homologations.

Asset 4.png
Culture.png

Check the wide and varied cultural activities that Uruguay has to offer.

Come2UY-15.png

Check the details to access this type of residence.

bottom of page