costoftreatmentmexico

What is the cost of treatment in Mexico?

If you’re considering moving to Mexico, one of your main concerns is likely healthcare. Fortunately, healthcare services in Mexico are generally of high standards and even excellent in several places. Many healthcare professionals in Mexico have received at least partial training in the US, and many continue their training in the US or Europe. In …

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costoftreatmentmexico

What is the cost of treatment in Mexico?

If you’re considering moving to Mexico, one of your main concerns is likely healthcare. Fortunately, healthcare services in Mexico are generally of high standards and even excellent in several places. Many healthcare professionals in Mexico have received at least partial training in the US, and many continue their training in the US or Europe. In …

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Everything you need to know about monkeypox

While the COVID-19 pandemic still has the world on its toes, monkeypox starts to appear in different countries across the globe. Mexico confirmed its first case in May 2022 – Argentina was the first-ever Latin American country to report a monkeypox case. Monkeypox was detected in 24 countries and has affected thousands of people (mainly …

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How employers can help formerly incarcerated people launch a new chapter in life

All of us have made mistakes in life, and some of us have made a mistake that resulted in a criminal record. Many formerly incarcerated people find it very difficult to land any job at all, especially when their criminal record is still relatively fresh. In this Pacific Prime Latin America article, we’ll look at …

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costoftreatmentmexico

What is the cost of treatment in Mexico?

If you’re considering moving to Mexico, one of your main concerns is likely healthcare. Fortunately, healthcare services in Mexico are generally of high standards and even excellent in several places. Many healthcare professionals in Mexico have received at least partial training in the US, and many continue their training in the US or Europe. In …

Read more
Lab testing

Everything you need to know about monkeypox

While the COVID-19 pandemic still has the world on its toes, monkeypox starts to appear in different countries across the globe. Mexico confirmed its first case in May 2022 – Argentina was the first-ever Latin American country to report a monkeypox case. Monkeypox was detected in 24 countries and has affected thousands of people (mainly …

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The best tips to overcome toxic productivity

From engaging in deep work and avoiding procrastination to focusing on a healthy work-life balance and more, there are many ways to actually improve your productivity. It goes without saying that “toxic productivity” or overworking at the expense of other facets of your life isn’t one of them. The need to constantly do something jeopardizes …

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formerly incarcerated

How employers can help formerly incarcerated people launch a new chapter in life

All of us have made mistakes in life, and some of us have made a mistake that resulted in a criminal record. Many formerly incarcerated people find it very difficult to land any job at all, especially when their criminal record is still relatively fresh. In this Pacific Prime Latin America article, we’ll look at …

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New normal for businesses in Latin America: 5 tips on adapting to a hybrid work model

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a wake-up call for everyone. It upheaves the way most business partnerships are traditionally formed in Latin America. For instance, the preference for face-to-face interactions or personal touches has been ignored in favor of safety measures. Increasingly, managers and HR are opting for digitalization. What does it take for corporations …

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Top healthcare trends that employers should know about in 2021

It can be agreed by everyone that 2020 was marked by unpredictability and challenges for employees and employers across Latin America. The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as we have now come to call it has had a significant impact on society and the way we now look at our health. More so, several healthcare trends have …

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A parent’s guide for how to deal with bullies

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare to have their kids tell them they’re being bullied – but count yourself lucky if your child opens up to you. Many cases of bullying go unnoticed either because the victim is intimidated by the bully, doesn’t have the guts to speak up, or is worried about how the adults …

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Education in Mexico: Your guide to the school system in Mexico 2022

If you’re moving to Mexico with your family, you’re going to want to know where you can send your children to school. However, the education system can make the decision difficult. Rural schools in the country do not have enough funding, and consequently not enough teachers, textbooks, or buildings. Urban public schools are slightly better, …

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How to help your child settle into a new school

Starting at a new school is often the hardest part of moving abroad for children. Going to a new school in a foreign country comes with many changes. They have to make new friends, get to know new teachers, and become familiar with a new system. It can be especially difficult for teenagers, though there …

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Lab testing

Everything you need to know about monkeypox

While the COVID-19 pandemic still has the world on its toes, monkeypox starts to appear in different countries across the globe. Mexico confirmed its first case in May 2022 – Argentina was the first-ever Latin American country to report a monkeypox case. Monkeypox was detected in 24 countries and has affected thousands of people (mainly …

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Medical gaslighting is real, and here’s how to avoid it

Medical gaslighting may not be a term we are all familiar with, but it is something many of us have experienced first-hand. At the very least, many of us have heard friends or relatives complain of situations that may be instances of medical gaslighting. In this Pacific Prime Latin America article, we’ll explain what medical …

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A complete guide to dental treatment in Mexico

As a popular destination for affordable healthcare, Mexico attracts millions of US tourists and medical tourists every year. In fact, many travelers make the trip just for Mexico’s dental tourism – a subsection of medical tourism that involves seeking dental care outside of one’s local healthcare system. There are hundreds of clinics that offer a …

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Introducing Pacific Prime’s Global Employee Benefits Trends Report 2022

Drum roll, please! Pacific Prime Latin America is very pleased to announce that our Global Employee Benefits Trends Report 2022 is now ready. We started doing an annual deep dive on the changing world of work and of the corresponding benefits landscape during the year the COVID-19 pandemic hit. And as we’re slowly emerging into …

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Do you want to sell your vacation days for cash?

You might have heard of carrying your vacation days over to the following term, but have you heard of cashing your vacation days? New startups have been popping up over the last few years in the USA to help employers to buy out workers’ unused vacation days. And the pitch sounds like this – get …

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Why you should be using your company’s employee assistance programs (EAPs)

These days, more and more companies are jumping on the bandwagon and offering employee assistance programs (EAPs). But not every company does a good job communicating what EAPs are, how they work, or even that they’re on offer, which is why employee uptake is often quite low in comparison to other benefits. Some employees may …

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Lab testing

Everything you need to know about monkeypox

While the COVID-19 pandemic still has the world on its toes, monkeypox starts to appear in different countries across the globe. Mexico confirmed its first case in May 2022 – Argentina was the first-ever Latin American country to report a monkeypox case. Monkeypox was detected in 24 countries and has affected thousands of people (mainly …

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Do you want to sell your vacation days for cash?

You might have heard of carrying your vacation days over to the following term, but have you heard of cashing your vacation days? New startups have been popping up over the last few years in the USA to help employers to buy out workers’ unused vacation days. And the pitch sounds like this – get …

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5 reasons why U.S. citizens are crossing the border and moving to Mexico in large numbers

According to a recent report, many Americans are moving to Mexico. Mexico News Daily reported that over 8,000 Americans were issued temporary resident visas to live in Mexico in the first nine months of the year, which is 85% more than in 2019. Over the last few years, Mexico has become the destination of choice …

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