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Services for Tourists

We provide case management and medical concierge services for tourists

Services for Tourists

We provide case management and medical concierge services for tourists
EMA Care offers case management and medical concierge services for tourists in Israel

A vacation in Israel is a wonderful experience for healthy tourists, but for the millions of people with medical issues or disabilities, any travel can be daunting… UNTIL NOW.

EMA Care provides medical concierge services for tourists with special health needs.  Anything from organizing health appointments or treatments to finding solutions for your physical needs, such as medical equipment or accommodating transportation and tour guides can be accomplished with ease with EMA Care professionals.  We firmly believe that everyone, no matter what their medical issues are, should be able to visit the Holy Land care-free.

Enjoy your vacation in Israel – leave the care coordination to us

Do you need to arrange medical care or services during your stay in Israel? Do you need to arrange treatments, keep your health condition in check, or care for an elderly relative while visiting Israel? Do you need to arrange for medical equipment or accommodation for during your time in Israel? At EMA Care, we want you to enjoy your time in Israel without having to worry about the stresses and details of health care. You can plan your vacation with the most family time and the most fun, while accounting for your health needs.

EMA Care will coordinate your healthcare services in Israel so you can enjoy a worry-free vacation.

EMA Care will help you coordinate the care that you need for your vacation so that you can relax and enjoy your time in Israel.

EMA Care has helped tourists suffering from illnesses such as multiple sclerosis, neurological impairments, diabetes, and strokes, enjoy their stay in Israel. EMA Care has facilitated treatments for tourists suffering from chronic pain due to a pre-existing condition.  EMA Care arranges everything from medical appointments to complementary medical treatments such as medical massage and personal trainers.

Unfortunately, unforeseen illness and accidents can happen while touring Israel.  If a tourist needs to be hospitalized EMA Care is available to help advocate for you in the hospital.  EMA Care’s health professional communicates with the patient, health providers, and family, assuring the patient of quick coordination for the best care possible. Whether in an emergency room, urgent care center, or a doctor’s office, EMA Care is available for all emergency services.

EMA Care will provide service to you wherever you are in Israel. If a medical situation arises, we will visit your hotel or speak with you over the phone, offering you support and guidance.

Healthcare Info for Tourists

16 September 2018
In recent weeks there has been a surge of West Nile Virus in Israel. A few hundred people have been infected and several people (elderly or immunocompromised) have died in recent weeks.West Nile Virus is a virus spread by mosquitoes who have fed off ...
28 February 2018
Our previous blog here encourages parents to talk to their children about appropriate alcohol use during the holiday of Purim (or anytime!). The day after Purim, people who overindulge will feel the effects – hangovers are awful. What happens when a ...
20 February 2018
The custom of drinking alcohol on Purim stems from a quotation in the Talmud attributed to a fourth century rabbi, Rava: “One must drink on Purim until that person cannot distinguish between cursing Haman and blessing Mordechai” (Megillah 7) This cus...

EMA Care in the News

04 February 2019
For the Winter of 2019, EMA Care sent out the following guidelines to over 30 Israeli programs, seminaries and, yeshivas that are catering to gap year students from outside Israel.  Dorm life is prone to the spread of illness.  The fact is ...
23 October 2018
EMA Care is a proud sponser of the MMY flag football team- The Wildkatz The Wildkatz won their opening game 13-0!!!EMA Care wishes them continued success.  We also wish them good health - no bruises or any other sport injury.GO WILDKATZ!!!!...
16 September 2018
In recent weeks there has been a surge of West Nile Virus in Israel. A few hundred people have been infected and several people (elderly or immunocompromised) have died in recent weeks.West Nile Virus is a virus spread by mosquitoes who have fed off ...

Our Latest Blogs

14 March 2019
The Jerusalem Marathon 2019 is tomorrow!The marathon has become a rite of passage for many gap year students in Israel. It is a beautiful route, complete with running past the walls of the Old City and into modern Jerusalem. Many students are using t...
11 February 2019
The Israeli health system for students is based on a national, socialist healthcare system.There is excellent medical care available in Israel. However, the student needs to learn how to access the care.This means that there are two tiers to the syst...
28 January 2019
Explaining Israeli health insurance for gap year students keeps EMA Care staff busy.EMA Care currently assists several hundred gap year students studying in Israel plus several hundred more in clinics managed by EMA Care. Almost all students are on t...