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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 29816
2 Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 39101
3 Childhood Vaccinations, Flu Shots and Other Immunizations 13844
4 Tipat Chalav (Well-Baby Clinics) 9871
5 Hiring a Foreign Care Worker 4092
6 Misrad Habriut (Ministry of Health) Branches 19209
7 Switching Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 7184
8 Understanding the Healthcare System: Glossary of Terms 5679
9 Health Insurance for Returning Citizens (through Bituach Leumi) 19337
10 The Advantages of Private Health Insurance 2419
11 Children with Food Allergies 5620
12 Healthcare Services: Listing of Government Offices and Organizations 8820
13 Traveler's Health Insurance 10053
14 Pregnancy and Birth 15835
15 Dental Care 10734
16 Transplant and Organ Donation 5662
17 Reimbursement for Medical Treatment 5340