Month: August 2018

Ask Aviva #25: Can international patients buy care at Israeli hospitals?

Dear Aviva, My aunt came to Israel and needs a procedure done, but it’s not covered under her travel insurance. Can she have it done in a hospital in Israel, and, if so, what is the process? Sincerely, Tune up in Tekoa   Dear Tune up, Israel is definitely becoming a destination for medical tourism, …

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If you ever plan to get on a plane again, READ THIS FIRST!

About a month ago on a Saturday evening, I received an urgent text message. Call this person! I ended up speaking with a young man, whose father had come to visit him on a simple tourist trip to Israel. Earlier that week, the young man’s father had fallen ill with a serious stomach virus, and …

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