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emergency services for seniors

  • 1-hour remote telephone advocacy per ER visit
  • 2 hours ER advocacy in person (as needed, additional hours are available if required)
  • Ideal for people without family support in Israel
  • Quarterly newsletters regarding health advocacy
  • hospital patient advocacy visits available (by request for hourly fee)
  • Refundable deposit (1200nis* for the 3 hours in ER) required
  • Hourly fee per hour in ER is assessed from client
  • includes brief intake and quarterly updates.

Visiting the emergency room is never fun, but needing one where English isn't the native language is downright scary. With the reality being that we often are not aware of the ins and outs of emergency room care. This lack of awareness can affect the quality of services that you or your loved ones receive. The ER is a fast-paced environment where self-advocacy can be crucial. Not having a good command of Hebrew puts you at a detriment with doctors and nurses who don't always speak fluent English. 

Research shows that visits to the emergency room by the elderly population has increased by 34% in the last decade making Emergency Service Coverage a must for any non-native israeli over 60. With Emergency Services Coverage you or your loved one will be entitled to both remote management and in-person management by our medical staff all of who are fluent in both Hebrew and English and who are professional medical advocates in the ER. 

Our Latest Blogs

22 November 2020
This year, many gap year students have been experiencing a lot of stress due to the Coronavirus pandemic.  What happens when a student develops an emotional problem while he/she is in Israel? How can the student or parent recognize the signs of ...
15 November 2020
During the Coronavirus pandemic, many people have been worried about the upcoming Flu season. But to everyone’s surprise, the numbers in the southern hemisphere were the lowest they have been in a long time. “Never in my 40-year career have we ever s...
08 November 2020
After months of tight restrictions and lockdowns, the wish for us to get out of our houses and engage in social activities is very high. Most people wish to take part in social activities but afraid of getting infected with the Coronavirus. Also, man...

EMA Care in the News

18 June 2020
The following article was published in the English addition of Hamodia. Written by Joel Rebibo...
14 June 2020
What will be the 'new normal' for Israel's gap year programs? According to EMA Care, an estimated 80% of programs will close down permanently if they are not able to reopen in the fall. By TZVI JOFFRE    JUNE 4, 2020 11:58  &...
07 April 2020
Dr. Eliana Aaron spoke on World Mizrachi on the recent Coronavirus outbreak. Response from World Mizrachi: Just reaching out to thank you for the talk you gave today. The feedback has been tremendous! May you continue to have the strength to  in...