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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 29092
2 Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 37978
3 Childhood Vaccinations, Flu Shots and Other Immunizations 13346
4 Tipat Chalav (Well-Baby Clinics) 9627
5 Hiring a Foreign Care Worker 3933
6 Misrad Habriut (Ministry of Health) Branches 18681
7 Switching Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 7020
8 Understanding the Healthcare System: Glossary of Terms 5576
9 Health Insurance for Returning Citizens (through Bituach Leumi) 18899
10 The Advantages of Private Health Insurance 2232
11 Children with Food Allergies 5525
12 Healthcare Services: Listing of Government Offices and Organizations 8607
13 Traveler's Health Insurance 9805
14 Pregnancy and Birth 15312
15 Dental Care 10491
16 Transplant and Organ Donation 5564
17 Reimbursement for Medical Treatment 5264