​​​​Click here for important updated information from the Israeli Ministry of Health regarding Covid-19 regulations:

Ministry of Health Updates​

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Every guest, visitor, professor, or student, as well as accompanying family members and dependents, associated with BGU must be covered by a comprehensive health insurance policy provided by an Israeli provider, for the period of their stay in Israel. 

Please note: Having health insurance is mandatory in order to apply for a visa!

​COVID Instructions

COVID Instructions.pdf

In order to purchase Harel-Yedidim health insurance through BGU please contact 

vhi@bgu.ac.il (Be'er-Sheva campus) or noanevo@bgu.ac.il (Sde-Boker campus).

Health Insurance Procedures  

Prices of the health insurance are established by Harel-Yedidim.

Please note: Updates of Insurance Premiums June 2021​ (June 2021) 

Your insurance must cover the following areas:

All medical emergencies

Hospitalization

Medical flight evacuation back to your home country

Transportation of mortal remains

All medical care provided to you in connection with the coronavirus​

  • Specific programs may have additional requirements

​Travel Insurance

Harel-Yedidim Medical Policy Insurance (for visitors and students) is valid only in Israel. People covered by Harel-Yedidim who wish to travel outside Israel will need to purchase Travel Insurance.

Travel Insurance policy can be paid (in one payment only) by credit card (not debit or direct) or by bank transfer:
Premiums
Payment by credit card
Payment by bank Authorization

For payment by bank transfer, please contact us at vhi@bgu.ac.il (Be'er-Sheva campus) or noanevo@bgu.ac.il (Sde-Boker campus).


There is also an option to add to this policy a:

How to obtain Medical Insurance:

Harel-Yedidim offers two kinds of medical insurance: "Prestige" and "UMS". For details on each one of them and the differences.

Harel-Yedidim Insurance Agency's Website

Relevant documents for obtaining medical insurance:


For UMS medical insurance:

For private payment via credit card 
For private payment through bank authorization

For payment by bank transfer, please contact us at vhi@bgu.ac.il (Be'er-Sheva campus) or noanevo@bgu.ac.il (Sde-Boker campus).

      

For "Prestige" Policy: 

For private payment via credit card
For private payment through bank authorization

For payment by bank transfer, please contact us at vhi@bgu.ac.il (Be'er-Sheva campus) or noanevo@bgu.ac.il (Sde-Boker campus).


Emergency Contacts at Harel Yedidim:  

Harel Yedidim Tel.: 03-6386216

Amos Gilboa: 09-7441622

24/7 052-3250975 

E-mail: y_health@yedidim.co.il

Einat Cohen-Gilboa: 054-5297775

E-mail:Einat@yedidim.co.il