Kupot Cholim (Health Plans)

Clalit Health Services
Website:
http://www.clalit.co.il/HE-IL/english
Phone: 1-222-2700 or *2700 from Israel
Email: http://www.clalit.co.il/HE-IL/contactus/ombudsman/ (Hebrew)

Leumit Health Fund
Website: http://www.leumit.co.il/eng/
Phone: 1-700-507-507 or *507
E-mail: http://www.leumit.co.il/eng/contactus.asp

Maccabi Healthcare Services
Website: http://www.maccabi4u.co.il
Phone: 1-700-505-353 or *3555

Meuhedet Health Fund
Website: http://lang.meuhedet.co.il/ (English)
Phone: 1-222-3833 or *3833 from Israel
E-mail: aliyah@meuhedet.co.il

Government Offices

Misrad Habriut (Ministry of Health)
Website: http://www.health.gov.il/english/
Website: call.health.gov.il (Hebrew)

Misrad Harevacha (Ministry of Social Affairs)
Website: http://www.molsa.gov.il/ (Hebrew)

Bituach Leumi (National Insurance Institute)
Information on health insurance, disabilities, etc.
Website: http://www.btl.gov.il/English%20Homepage/Pages/default.aspx

Insurance Plans for Returning Residents

Clalit Mashlim for Residents Abroad
Website: http://www.mashlim.com/
Phone: 1-866-MASHLIM toll free from the US

Maccabi Darkonaim for Returning Residents
http://www.maccabi4u.co.il/3423-he/Maccabi.aspx
1-700-505-353 toll free in Israel

Medical Transport and Medical Equipment

Yad Sarah
http://www.yadsarah.org/index.asp?id=198
Main telephone number: *6444
Medical equipment loan: 02-644-4444

Ezer Mitzion
Website: http://www.ezer-mizion.org.il/
Phone: 03-614-4572

Mental Health Resources

Enosh – the Israel Mental Health Association
Website: http://www.enosh.org.il/Index.asp?CategoryID=360
Phone: 03-5400672

Eran – Emotional First Aid by Telephone
Website: http://www.eran.org.il/?CategoryID=226&ArticleID=190
Hotline: dial 1201

Emergency Medical Services

Terem – Emergency Medical Services
Website: http://www.terem.com
Phone: 1-599-520-520

Magen David Adom (MADA) – Ambulance Services
Website: http://www.mdais.org/
Phone: Dial 101

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