Introduction:

Parents have the right to be present when their preemie child is being checked
In a case that the medical team thinks that the presence of the parents may interfere with the proper performance of the test or may invade the privacy of another preemie, the parents will be asked to leave the examination room
For more information see section 6 of The Patient's Rights Law


Parents are the natural guardians of their young children. Parents have the right to be present during physical examinations of their small children and therefore it is the right of a preemie's parents to be present when various examinations are conducted on their baby.

Who is Eligible?

Please Note

  • In a case that the medical team thinks that the presence of the parents may interfere with the proper performance of the test or may invade the privacy of another preemie, the parents will be asked to leave the examination room.

Aid Organizations

  • Lahav - On behalf of Preemies in Israel

Government Agencies

Laws and Regulations

Credits