Olim and Ezrachim Olim receive free medical insurance for the first 6 months, following their Aliyah date
Where to sign up:
- Olim and Ezrachim Olim who were processed by The Jewish Agency for Israel overseas, register for medical insurance upon arriving at Ben Gurion airport.
- Katinim Chozrim register for medical insurance at their local branch of Misrad Ha'Aliyah veHaklita (Ministry of Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption)
Note: It is highly recommended to research the Kupot in your intended location through friends, relatives and other local resources, prior to your Aliyah in order to be able to make an informed choice regarding which of the Kupot to join.
At the time of registration you'll need to confirm which of the four Kupot Cholim (Health funds) you wish to join:
(All the health funds offer upgraded services at a cost to the immigrant. Enquire as to what these are and what additional rights you may be entitled to as a new immigrant.)