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Health

There are small hospitals on Provo and on Grand Turk, and clinics on the smaller islands. Clinics generally operate 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, and post a number for out-of-hours emergencies.

In Turks & Caicos

Availability & Cost of Healthcare

Provienciales and Grand Turk are the only places on TCI with larger medical facilities, although clinics are established in all settlements of any size. Visitors have to pay for medical are, and serious conditions will require relocation to Providenciales or Florida.

Tap Water

The water is safe to drink, although of variable quality depending on the island.

Before You Go

Health Insurance

Regular travel and health insurance should be sufficient coverage for TCI. Consult your insurer if you're unsure.

Recommended Vaccinations

There is no need to get anything beyond routine vaccinations when visiting TCI. For up-to-date and detailed information, see the Centers for Disease Prevention website (www.cdc.gov).