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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 29843
2 Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 39133
3 Childhood Vaccinations, Flu Shots and Other Immunizations 13855
4 Tipat Chalav (Well-Baby Clinics) 9877
5 Hiring a Foreign Care Worker 4095
6 Misrad Habriut (Ministry of Health) Branches 19226
7 Switching Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 7189
8 Understanding the Healthcare System: Glossary of Terms 5683
9 Health Insurance for Returning Citizens (through Bituach Leumi) 19348
10 The Advantages of Private Health Insurance 2428
11 Children with Food Allergies 5624
12 Healthcare Services: Listing of Government Offices and Organizations 8825
13 Traveler's Health Insurance 10062
14 Pregnancy and Birth 15849
15 Dental Care 10741
16 Transplant and Organ Donation 5663
17 Reimbursement for Medical Treatment 5345