Introduction:

The Ministry of Health runs free clinics for the diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases
Treatment is given anonymously to anyone who requests it, regardless of age, sex, civil status or having health insurance
The service is also provided to someone who is illegally living in Israel
The service is provided free of charge
For additional information see the Ministry of Health website


Details

Service providers:
Location:
Tel Aviv and Haifa
Cost:
Free of charge

The Ministry of Health runs free clinics to diagnose and treat STDs and to increase public awareness regarding contracting these diseases.

  • The clinics provide a solution for people who have contracted STDs and can not turn to the existing treatment frameworks due to the lack of medical insurance, the shame of seeing a family doctor, etc.
  • The services provided at clinics are:
    • A package of diagnostic tests, including blood, urine, and throat cultures, as needed to check for the following diseases: gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, AIDS (HIV).
    • Medications for treatment.
    • Advice and support.
    • Guidance on protected sex and sexually transmitted diseases.
  • All services are provided free of charge and anonymously to all who request, regardless of age, sex, health insurance, civil status or occupation.

Service Providers

Target audience and Prerequisites

  • The general population, including non-residents and non-citizens.

How to Receive This Service

  • Go to the relevant clinic during office hours; it is recommended to make an appointment in advance.

Service Cost

  • The service is provided free of charge.

Additional Publications

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