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Healthcare in Israel

The following articles provide information about the Israeli healthcare system, how to choose a Kupat Cholim (health plan), medical insurance, dental care, vaccinations, pregnancy/birth and fertility treatments. In Israel, every resident is insured for healthcare services through payment of monthly premiums to Bituach Leumi (National Insurance Institute). New Olim who are not working are entitled to up to one year of free health insurance for the basic level of coverage.
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1 Healthcare Overview 25934
2 Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 33289
3 Childhood Vaccinations, Flu Shots and Other Immunizations 11365
4 Tipat Chalav (Well-Baby Clinics) 8500
5 Hiring a Foreign Care Worker 2969
6 Misrad Habriut (Ministry of Health) Branches 16534
7 Switching Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 6017
8 Understanding the Healthcare System: Glossary of Terms 5047
9 Health Insurance for Returning Citizens (through Bituach Leumi) 17078
10 The Advantages of Private Health Insurance 1467
11 Children with Food Allergies 4922
12 Healthcare Services: Listing of Government Offices and Organizations 7617
13 Traveler's Health Insurance 8505
14 Pregnancy and Birth 13088
15 Dental Care 9268
16 Transplant and Organ Donation 5059
17 Reimbursement for Medical Treatment 4710