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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 30017
2 Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 39397
3 Childhood Vaccinations, Flu Shots and Other Immunizations 13955
4 Tipat Chalav (Well-Baby Clinics) 9944
5 Hiring a Foreign Care Worker 4130
6 Misrad Habriut (Ministry of Health) Branches 19378
7 Switching Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 7238
8 Understanding the Healthcare System: Glossary of Terms 5710
9 Health Insurance for Returning Citizens (through Bituach Leumi) 19448
10 The Advantages of Private Health Insurance 2486
11 Children with Food Allergies 5651
12 Healthcare Services: Listing of Government Offices and Organizations 8879
13 Traveler's Health Insurance 10130
14 Pregnancy and Birth 15973
15 Dental Care 10798
16 Transplant and Organ Donation 5695
17 Reimbursement for Medical Treatment 5371