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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 28035
2 Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 36140
3 Childhood Vaccinations, Flu Shots and Other Immunizations 12549
4 Tipat Chalav (Well-Baby Clinics) 9180
5 Hiring a Foreign Care Worker 3597
6 Misrad Habriut (Ministry of Health) Branches 17820
7 Switching Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 6659
8 Understanding the Healthcare System: Glossary of Terms 5379
9 Health Insurance for Returning Citizens (through Bituach Leumi) 18275
10 The Advantages of Private Health Insurance 1970
11 Children with Food Allergies 5284
12 Healthcare Services: Listing of Government Offices and Organizations 8270
13 Traveler's Health Insurance 9361
14 Pregnancy and Birth 14510
15 Dental Care 10079
16 Transplant and Organ Donation 5386
17 Reimbursement for Medical Treatment 5053