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Medical Professionals Seminar
at the NBN Mega Event

March 11, 2018 | New York City | 10:00am-5:00pm

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Medical Professionals Seminar
at the NBN Mega Event

SAVE THE DATE: March 11, 2018 | New York City

The Nefesh B’Nefesh Medical Professionals Seminar at the Israel Mega Event is the ‘can’t miss’ event for medical professionals considering Aliyah.

This unique event provides the opportunity to meet with top representatives from the Israeli Ministry of Health Licensing Division, the Israeli Medical Association (IMA), Israeli health funds (Kupot Cholim) and hospitals. This is the only chance you’ll get to begin the process of transferring your medical license and interview for a job in your field – all under one roof!

Professionals in the following fields can start the approval process to transfer their professional license to Israel on the spot!

Physicians | Nurses | Dentists | Psychologists | Optometrists | Pharmacists | Occupational & Physiotherapists | Speech Therapists | Audiologists | Dietitians/Nutritionists | Dental Hygienists & Technicians | Medical Lab Workers

REGISTER HERE

Why Attend?

The chance to meet, in person, with top representatives from the Israeli Ministry of Health Licensing Division is an opportunity which will not present itself in any other forum. Presenting your documents at the Medical Professionals Seminar means you won’t have to spend months sending documents back and forth (by mail!) waiting for updates and approval of your status.

Additionally, you may be able to land a job before you even land in Israel! We have leading health and medical institutions ready to interview relevant candidates at the seminar – submit your CV in advance and prepare yourself for your new career in Israel.

REGISTER HERE

HEALTH CARE INSTITUTIONS

at the Medical Professionals Seminar

We have a number of hospitals and health care providers from across Israel joining us at the event. Check out the available jobs and submit your CV!

CLALIT – CLINICS

Location: ALL OVER ISRAEL
WEBSITE

Clalit is the biggest civilian employer, the biggest of the four HMOs and the most established health care provider in Israel. Clalit manages hundreds of clinics throughout the country. Additionally, it is the most represented health care provider in the North and South.

OPEN POSITIONS

Send CVs to:
Amir Sender, Director of Recruitment and Personal Development
clalitcv@clalit.org.il

CLALIT – HOSPITALS

Location: ALL OVER ISRAEL
WEBSITE

Clalit is the biggest civilian employer, the biggest of the four HMOs and the most established health care provider in Israel. Clalit manages 14 hospitals throughout the country. Additionally, it is the most represented health care provider in the North and South.

OPEN POSITIONS

Send CVs to:
Amir Sender, Director of Recruitment and Personal Development
clalitcv@clalit.org.il

MEUHEDET

Location: ALL OVER ISRAEL
WEBSITE

The third largest health fund in Israel and growing daily, Meuhedet today has over 250 clinics throughout the country, in cities, towns and villages. Meuhedet is committed to placing relevant medical professional families in convenient positions.

OPEN POSITIONS

Send CVs to:
Dr. Dror Wasserman, Head Physician, Tel Aviv District
Nefeshbnefesh@meuhedet.co.il

MACCABI

Location: ALL OVER ISRAEL
WEBSITE

Maccabi is the fastest growing and second largest HMO in Israel, with more than 2 million patients, 300 care centers and 5,200 physicians. Maccabi is also the Israeli leader in medical innovation.

OPEN POSITIONS

Send CVs to:
Mrs. Chava Zucker Rosenrauch, Director of Planning and Human Resource Management and Communications
tzuker_ha@mac.org.il

 

LEUMIT

Location: ALL OVER ISRAEL
WEBSITE

Leumit Health services are located all throughout Israel serving more than 700,000 patients in about 150 medical centers and clinics.

OPEN POSITIONS

Send CVs to:
Dr. Refael Cayam, Director of Medicine – District of Jerusalem
rcayam@leumit.co.il

HERZOG HOSPITAL

Location: JERUSALEM
WEBSITE

Herzog Hospital is Israel’s foremost center for geriatric, respiratory, mental health and psychotrauma care, treatment and research. With 330 beds, it is the third largest hospital in Jerusalem.

OPEN POSITIONS

Send CVs to:
Steve Schwartz, International Director – Resource Development
steves@herzoghospital.org

ALEH

Location: Negev
WEBSITE

THE NEGEV’S FIRST NEURO-ORTHOPEDIC REHABILITATION HOSPITAL
The rehabilitation hospital at ALEH Negev-Nahalat Eran will be an absolutely state-of-the-art facility, representing the next generation in rehabilitative care, and will attract patients in need of top-quality rehabilitation from throughout the country.

OPEN POSITIONS

Send CVs to:
Mrs. Tamar Shohat
hr@aleh-israel.org

REUTH – REHABILITATION HOSPITAL

Location: Tel Aviv
WEBSITE

Reuth Rehabilitation Hospital is one of Israel’s leading institutions in the field of rehabilitation and long-term care. The Center provides multidisciplinary rehabilitative care to people whose motor and/or cognitive functions have been impaired by illness or injury. The hospital is also home to dozens of long-term patients.

OPEN POSITIONS

Send CVs to:
Mrs. Hila Sirius
hila.sirius@reuth.org.il

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REQUIRED DOCUMENTS FOR TRANSFERRING A MEDICAL LICENSE

Please refer to the official Israeli Ministry of Health website for information about transferring your license. See below for each professional link.

Each page includes a detailed list of documentation which must be presented in order to receive licensing approval.

It is extremely important to prepare your documentation in advance, and we are here to help! Let us know if you are unsure about a particular requirement or have questions that comes up as you prepare for your meeting with the representative from the Ministry of Health. As well, the NBN website has additional information about transferring your license and practicing in Israel.

DOCUMENTS TO BRING

Professionals who would like to present their documents at the seminar must bring their:

1. Original documents (to present)
2. Photocopies of original documents (to submit)
3. Hebrew translations of all required documents

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS FOR SPECIALTY RECOGNITION (PHYSICIANS)

The Scientific Council of the Israeli Medical Association (IMA) will be joining us at the 2018 Medical Seminar (read more about the IMA here). They will be present to introduce potential physician Olim to the Israeli medical system and provide detailed and technical information about the process of working in Israel. Additionally and critically, they will be assisting physical Olim with the process of having their medical specialty recognized in Israel, before they make Aliyah.

CLICK HERE for the list of required documentation needed to have a specialty certification recognized in Israel (please note that many of the required documents are duplicates of the documents required for converting a medical license with the Israeli Ministry of Health).

TRANSLATING YOUR DOCUMENTS

Hever Translations Pool, has offered to translate documents for Nefesh B’Nefesh Olim at a discounted rate, on an individual private basis, for people attending the Medical Seminar. If you would like to use this company, email Ofir at ofirk@hevertranslations.com.

You may use any other authorized translator in Israel to translate your documents to Hebrew.

Registering for a Licensing Meeting

We recommend scheduling a personal medical professional licensing meeting* with a representative from the Israeli Ministry of Health and/or the Israeli Medical Association. Choose an appropriate meeting time from the schedule below:

MEDICAL SPECIALTY

DATE

LOCATION

REGISTRATION

Physicians, Dentists & Paramedical Professionals Sunday, March 11 John Jay College REGISTER HERE
Specialty Recognition for Physicians with IMA Sunday, March 11 John Jay College REGISTER HERE
Paramedical Professionals & Pharmacists Sunday, March 11 John Jay College REGISTER HERE
Psychologists Sunday, March 11 John Jay College REGISTER HERE
Nurses Sunday, March 11 John Jay College REGISTER HERE
Physicians, Dentists & Paramedical Professionals Monday, March 12 UJA-Federation of New York REGISTER HERE
Specialty Recognition for Physicians with IMA Monday, March 12 UJA-Federation of New York REGISTER HERE
Paramedical Professionals & Pharmacists Monday, March 12 UJA-Federation of New York REGISTER HERE
Psychologists Monday, March 12 UJA-Federation of New York REGISTER HERE
Nurses Monday, March 12 UJA-Federation of New York REGISTER HERE
Physicians, Dentists & Paramedical Professionals Tuesday, March 13 NBN New Jersey, Paramus REGISTER HERE

If you are traveling from outside the Tri-State area to attend this event, and require a meeting on Sunday, please be in touch with Ronen Fuxman at ronen@nbn.org.il

*Meetings are by appointment only. The Ministry of Health representatives will not be able to conduct personal meetings without a scheduled appointment.

Required licensing documents information below.

The Nefesh B’Nefesh Israel Mega Event

The Medical Professional Seminar will be taking place in conjunction with the Nefesh B’Nefesh Israel Mega event, where you can learn the ins and outs of planning a successful Aliyah and get a head-start on your preparations!

MEDICAL SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Time

Session

Session

10:00am-12:00pm Licensing for Physicians & Dentists (MOH & IMA)
12:00pm-12:45pm Licensing for Nurses
1:00pm-1:45pm Licensing for Psychologists
2:00pm-2:45pm Licensing for Paramedical Professionals: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Language Pathology, Dietetics/Nutrition, Audiology, Pharmacy Alternative Employment Options for Physicians
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Event Location

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
524 W 59th St
New York, NY

Parking is available in two privately owned parking lots across the street from John Jay College on West 59th Street. Spots are limited at both locations and are available on a first come, first served basis. The rates at the first garage, which has more availability, is $12 for any 10 hours, and the rates at the second lot, which has limited availability is $6 for any 8 hours. No vouchers are needed since these are the Sunday rates. Street parking is also available.