All tourist regions and provincial capitals have a public and private hospital equipment of good quality.
In an emergency, mobile services carry the sick or injured to hospitals adapted.
No vaccination is compulsory, except for visitors arriving from infected areas.
Vaccination against yellow fever is required for visitors arriving from Angola, Bolivia, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Colombia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Mauritania, Mali, Nigeria, Sudan, Zaire.
It is advisable to check before departure if there are new provisions for sanitary requirements.