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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 30638
2 Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 40314
3 Childhood Vaccinations, Flu Shots and Other Immunizations 14238
4 Tipat Chalav (Well-Baby Clinics) 10162
5 Hiring a Foreign Care Worker 4295
6 Misrad Habriut (Ministry of Health) Branches 19888
7 Switching Kupot Cholim (Health Plans) 7413
8 Understanding the Healthcare System: Glossary of Terms 5804
9 Health Insurance for Returning Citizens (through Bituach Leumi) 19790
10 Children with Food Allergies 5745
11 Healthcare Services: Listing of Government Offices and Organizations 9081
12 Traveler's Health Insurance 10380
13 Pregnancy and Birth 16440
14 Dental Care 11015
15 Transplant and Organ Donation 5776
16 Reimbursement for Medical Treatment 5452