San Juan de Dios Hospital in San José, Costa Rica, temporarily closed its neonatology services after a bacterial outbreak.
d man in Costa Rica became the first in Latin America to receive an esophagus replacement using material from his small intestine
The waiting time for a non-emergency surgery at Costa Rica's public hospitals has reached more than 520 days, up considerably compared to before the pandemic.
Costa Rica will start vaccinating younger adults who have at least one Covid-19 risk factor, the Social Security System announced Wednesday.
Patients with Covid-19 had to wait up to 12 hours for a bed at Costa Rica’s public hospitals
Costa Rica last week reached 662 patients hospitalized with Covid-19, the topping the previous highs in September and December 2020.