Amos Gilboa, Director of the Health Division for International Students and Visitors, Yedidim, holds weekly reception hours at the Rothberg International School on Tuesdays in Boyar Building Room 413, 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m., Tel.: (52) 325 0975.
During work hours (Sunday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.), students can call Yedidim for any information or to make requests. Ask for Mali; Tel.: (03) 638 6269.
The Harel National Hotline provides 24-hour information and assistance; Tel.: 1 800 414 422 (within Israel) or (03) 754 7020; Fax: (03) 754 7333. Here, students can receive all the help they need, such as locating service providers, referrals for special medical tests, and referrals to an emergency room.
Important: If a passport number is requested, students should give their Hebrew University student number.
For problems that are not severe or are short-term (e.g. the flu, sore throat), students can go to the Walk-In Clinic at the Jerusalem Medical Center, 9 Diskin St. (third floor), Kiryat Wolfson, 7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m., Tel.: (02) 561 0297; Fax: (02) 561 1256.
Note that this medical center is staffed by many English-speaking physicians who are on the UMS list; appointments are required.