Introduction:

The health plans operate special units for medical, nursing and rehabilitation care for patients who are home-bound
Cancer Patients may also receive supportive care from the Israel Cancer Association in coordination with their HMO
Patients in advanced stages of disease can receive supportive care as part of Hospice care


The health plans operate special medical, long-term care, and rehabilitation home care units for patients who are home-bound.

Who is Eligible?

  • Patients suffering from ailments and/or medical conditions causing them to be home-bound.

How to Claim It?

  • Requests should be submitted through a hospital or community doctor, nurse, or social worker who knows the patient and his/her family.

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