Emergency & Disaster Preparedness Course in Israel
Visit Israel and learn firsthand from the experts in emergency and disaster preparedness.
Online Disaster Management Course
This online program offers physicians, nurses, first responders and other healthcare professionals training from North American and Israel’s foremost experts. CME’s available!
Emergency Medical Volunteer (EMV) Registry
For more than 50 years, APF’s Emergency Medical Volunteer Registry has filled the vital role as the first line of defense for Israel’s healthcare system in a time of emergency or disaster.
Volunteer in Israel
APF’s Medical Volunteer Program in Israel offers the opportunity for our members to volunteer in Israeli hospitals and/or visit primary-care community services throughout Israel.
Missions in Israel
Over the past 50 years, Israel’s healthcare system has changed dramatically. Join other physicians and their families on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to visit Israel and experience it firsthand.
Programs for Nurses
According to statistics from the OECD, Israel is close to the bottom in terms of employing nurses, with only five nurses per 1,000 people – far below the OECD average of 9.3.
The shortage for physicians in Israel today is well documented. As the population continues to grow, and older doctors are retiring the need for quality medical care has never been greater.