Only 19 companies authorized to offer prepaid medical services in Ecuador

The Superintendence of Companies issued an alert for affiliates and users of prepaid medical companies . The alert noted that in Ecuador there are only 19 companies authorized to issue contracts for comprehensive health care services.

These are: Asisken Assistencia Médica SA; Best Doctors SA; Bluecard Ecuador SA; BMI Igualas Médicas del Ecuador SA; Prepaid Medicine Company Inmedical Medicina Internacional; Confiamed SA; Ecuasanitas SA; Latina Salud Prepaid Medicine Company SA; Latina Salud MED- EC SA; Medicine for Ecuador Mediecuador Humana SA; Prepared Medicine Cruz Blanca SA; Mediken Integral Medicine Kennedy SA; Vital Plan Plan SA; Plus Medical Services SA; Ecuadorian Prepaid Medicine, Primepre SA; Saludsa Prepaid Medicine System of Ecuador; Sermedipre Servicio de Medicina Prepagada SA; Transmedical Health Systems SA and Vumilatina Medicina Prepagada SA.

People who sign contracts with companies on this list can benefits such as:

  • Accessibility to specialists.
  • Reduction in waiting times and ease in scheduling medical appointments.
  • Fast and easy reimbursement of medical expenses.
  • Home medical visit service.

The Superintendency has initiated processes of dissolution and compulsory liquidation of companies not registered in this circular; companies that are not on this list can not market contracts services for comprehensive care of prepaid health and medical care.

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