Main emergency helpline 911
Hospiten — The largest hospital and most well-equipped hospital in Playa del Carmen (with that comes a higher price than other local health centers.) You're more likely to find English-speaking staff than any other hospital in the area. CostaMed — A hospital center that offers the same services as Hospiten + dental. The majority of the staff speaks English.
Travel insurance isn't mandatory, but recommended. Choose a plan that offers coverage for Covid-19 and unexpected quarantine.
*this information is taken from the official CDC website
There are no vaccinations required for entry to Mexico but check with your doctor if they recommend taking additional ones against:
No. The locals avoid drinking tap water in Mexico because it's not clean enough to drink. Try to brush your teeth with bottled water too.