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Medic's Guide to Work and Electives Around the World - Electives, hospitals, medical schools, medicine, nursing, travel, work,  NGOs, voluntary work, UK, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Mark Wilson
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Chile hospitals, electives, medical schools, NGOs, recruitment agencies, voluntary work, nursing, medical, health care, rural,  charity work, elective, hospital, missionary work, Australia, New Zealand, UK, USA, medics travel, the medics guide to work and electives around the world, mark wilsonChile hospitals, electives, medical schools, NGOs, recruitment agencies, voluntary work, nursing, medical, health care, rural,  charity work, elective, hospital, missionary work, Australia, New Zealand, UK, USA, medics travel, the medics guide to work and electives around the world, mark wilsonCHILE

 

Population: 14.3 million

Language: Spanish

Capital: Santiago

Currency: Chilean peso

Int Code: +56

Useful Addresses:

Ministry of Health: Enrique Maclver 541, Santiago Tel: +56 2 639 4001 Fax: 2 632 2405
Chile Medical Association: Colegio Médico de Chile Esmeralda 678, Casilla 639 Santiago Tel: +56 2 633 05 05 Fax: 2 633 09 40 www.colegiomedico.cl
Chile Nurses Association: Colegio de Enfermeras de Chile, Miraflores 563, Casilla No 9752 Correo Plaza de Armas, Santiago, Chile Tel: +56 2 639 8556
Chile Dental Association: Ibieta 070, Rancagua, Chile Tel +56 72 241170 Fax: 72 236169 www.colegiodentistas.com

Santiago

Santiago, the nation’s capital has two medical schools. The largest two hospitals are also listed.

Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Medicina, Avenida Independencia 1027, Casilla 13898, Santiago, Tel: +56 2 737 6655, Fax: 2 777 4890 www.uchile.cl

Pontificia Univeridad Católica de Chile, Facultad de Medicina, Avenida Bernardo O'Higgins 340, Santiago Tel: +56 2 639 6794, Fax:  2 633 1457 www.puc.cl

Hospitals:

Hospital Clinico, Universidad de Chile, Santos Dumont 999, Independencia, Santiago, Chile Tel: +56 678 81 34 Fax: 777 13 73.

Hospital del Salvador, Av Salvador 364, Santiago, Chile. Tel: +56 2 204 7919 

Hospital Clinico, Universidad Catolica de Chile, Marcoleta 367, Santiago Tel: +56 2 633205 www.escuela.med.puc.cl 

Valparaiso

Chile’s third-largest city is on the coast, just two hours by car from Santiago. It is a picturesque and colourful city.

The Medical School:

Universidad de Valparaiso, Facultad de Medicina, Avenida Hontaneda 2653, Casilla 92-V, Hontaneda 2653, Valparaiso Tel: +56 32 507 300 www.uv.cl

Hospitals:

Hospital Carlos van Buren, Servicio de Salud Valparaiso y San Antonio, Valparaiso, Chile.

Other Medical Schools:

Universidad Austral de Chile, Facultad de Medicina, Isla Teja, Casilla 567, Valdivia Tel: +56 63 221 330, Fax: +56 63 221 331 www.uach.cl 
Universidad de Concepción, Facultad de Medicina, Barrio Universitario s/n, Casilla 60-C, Concepción Tel: +56 41 204 932, Fax: +56 41 215 478 www.udec.cl
Universidad de la Frontera, Facultad de Medicina, Casilla 54-D, Temuco Tel: +56 45 325 701 www.ufro.cl
Universidad de Antofagasta, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Casilla 170, Campus Coloso, Temuco Tel: +56 45 637 486 Fax:  45 637 802 www.uantof.cl
Universidad de los Andes, Facultad de Medicina San Carlos de Apoquindo 2200, Las Condes, Santiago Tel: +56 2 214 1258 Fax: 2 214 2014 www.uandes.cl
Universidad Mayor, Facultad de Medicina Sede Alameda, Av. Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins 2013, Santiago Centro Tel: +56 2 420 5770 www.umayor.cl
Universidad San Sebastián, Escuela de Medicina Pedro de Valdivia 1161, Concepción Tel: +56 2 4133 2185 www.uss.cl

Arica
Arica is a large coastal town near the Peruvian border in northern Chile. It is surrounded by desert but does have some beautiful national parks and good beaches. It has one state hospital and numerous private practices.

Hospital de Arica, 1 Region de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile -The main hospitals in Arica
Hospital Dr Juan Noe, 18 de September 1000, Arica, Chile.

RURAL HOSPITALS (see The Medic's Guide to Work and Electives Around the World for details):

Hospital de Quirihue, Quirihue, Chile.
Consultorio de Pica, Balmaceda Sin Numero, Pica, Chile.

 

 

 
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