The Israeli Ministry of Health (Misrad Habriut) is responsible for the country’s healthcare services.  They oversee medical licensing, the health plans (Kupot Holim), family health centers (Tipat Halav), and more.  Please see below for a list of Misrad Habriut branches.

Misrad Habriut has offices at the following locations. Please contact each office to verify its opening hours; hours differ from office to office. Note that all government offices are closed on Erev Chag.

Misrad Habriut now offers a customer call center to answer questions about licensing for health care professionals. Call *5400 from Israel or 972-8-6241010 from abroad. The center operates Sunday through Thursday, 8am-6pm, and Fridays from 8am-1pm, Israel time.

Please note: You must confirm reception hours and exact address of the required department before arrival!

Jerusalem District 
86 Yaffo St. Jerusalem
Phone Number: 02-531-4811
Fax: 02-538-5513
Open Sun-Thu: 8:00-15:00, Fri and Erev Chag: 8:00-12:00

157 Yafo St, Jerusalem
Phone Number: 02-621-7333

Tel Aviv District
Rechov Ha’arbah 12, Tel Aviv
Phone Number: 03-563-4848
Fax: 03-561-1532

Afula Region
4 Rechov Yerushalayim, Afula
Phone Number: 04-609-9000
Fax: 04-609-9049 / 04-652-6936

Acco Region
17 Rechov David Noy St, Acco
Phone Number: 04-995-5111
Fax: 04-991-7957

Ashkelon Region
2 HaHistadrut St, Barzilai Hospital, Ashkelon
Phone Number: 08-674-5555 (Hospital Directory)
Open Sun-Thur: 8:00-16:00, Fri: 8:30-12:30

Be’er Sheva
4 Rechov Hatikvah, Beer Sheva
Phone Number: 08-626-3511
Medical Center: Nurit, 08-626-3519
Open Sun-Thu: 8:00-16:00 and Fridays for urgent cases only

Eilat Region
Sdherot Hatmarim St, Eilat (The office is located in the Government compound in the “Red Mall” on the 1st floor)
Phone Number: 08-637-4279
Fax: 08-637-2310
Open Sun-Thu: 8:00-15:30

Hadera Region
13 Rechov Hillel Yafeh, Hadera
Phone Number: 04-624-0800/1
Fax: 04-632-3958

Haifa Region
15a Sderot HaPalYam, Haifa
Phone Number: 04-863-3111
Open Sun-Thu: 8:00-15:30, Fri: 8:00-12:30

Nazereth Region
Rechov 1100, Building 1, Nazareth Elite
Phone number: 04-655-7000
Fax: 04-645-7098
Open Sun-Fri

Netanya Region
23 Shderot Weizman, Netanya
Phone Number: 09-830-0111
Fax: 09-861-1546
Open Sun-Thu: 8:00-16:00, Fri: 8:30-14:00

Petach Tikva Region
31 Rechov Echad Ha’Am, Petach Tikvah
Phone Number: 03-905-1818
Hours: Sun-Thurs 8:00-15:00, Fri 8:30-12:00

Ramle Region
Rechov Dani Mas 3, Ramle
Phone Number: 08-918-1212
Fax: 08-925-1607
Open Sun-Thu: 8:00-15:00

91 Sderot Hertzel St, Ramle
Phone Number: 08-978-8660
Fax: 08-978-8600
Open Sun-Thu: 8:00-15:00, Fri:8:30-12:00

Rechovot Region
Openheimer St. 10
Phone Number: 08-948-5858
Fax: 08-946-9130
Open Sun-Thu: 8:00-15:00, Fri: 8:30-12:00

Tiberias Region
40 Rechov Elchadaf, Tiberias
Phone Number: 04-671-0300
Fax: 04-672-0627

Tzfat Region
HaChalutz 100, Tzfat
Phone Number: 04-699-4222 or 04-699-4200
Fax: 04-697-1576