Emergency Medical Assistance
In very limited circumstances the Embassy can provide emergency medical financial assistance.
If you find yourself in an emergency medical situation call 911 or contact one of the hospitals or doctors.
If you feel you may need emergency medical assistance, please contact 213715 x 2105 or write ParaguayACS@state.gov, during normal business hours. If it is not during normal business hours contact 213715, press "0" and ask to speak to the duty officer.
Please click here for information on hospitals and doctors in the Asunción area. NOTE: The following is provided for your information ONLY. The Embassy makes no representation concerning the availability or performance of any medical professional listed.
For information on travelers’ insurance and air ambulance services, please visit this site, wich also contains general information on diseases prevalent overseas such as Avian Influenza and other useful medical information.
American citizens, register with the Embassy in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program "STEP" to receive important messages.
- If you plan to travel in July, apply for your visa now. Avoid last minute delays.
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