About EMA Care

We provide case management and medical concierge services in Israel
About EMA Care


Dr. Eliana M. Aaron, DNP, APN-BC, CRNP, RN

Dr. Eliana M. Aaron, DNP, APN-BC, CRNP, RN is a US board certified nurse practitioner and Israeli nurse, who is passionate about ensuring that her clients receive the best quality of health care in Israel. Dr. Aaron has over twenty years experience as a health care provider and health care coordinator.

Dr. Eliana M. Aaron, DNP, APN-BC, CRNP, RN


All EMA Care employees are experienced, warm, licensed (in Israel and/or abroad) health care professionals with academic degrees in health care and excellent communication skills.


Adam Cohen RN MScN, MBA

Clinical Care Manager
Adam Cohen was born in Toronto, Canada and made Aliyah in 2017. Adam holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree with honors in Nursing from York University and an MBA (healthcare focused) from the University of Toronto. His experiences include emergency care, nursing and patient education, and managing surgical units at an acute care hospital. Adam is passionate about delivering quality healthcare and customer satisfaction. Adam has over 10 years of experience working in healthcare and is excited to bring his knowledge to EMA Care.

Michael Rebibo

Chief Operating Officer
Michael Rebibo is a veteran US licensed attorney who has counseled a diverse clientele including Startups, SMEs and Fortune 500 Corporations over the past 30 years. Originally, his practice was based in tax and commercial law. Since moving to Israel ten years ago, he has served as General Counsel to an incubator and pivoted his efforts on revenue generation and capital raises for the US and Israeli startup ecosystem.

Barr Traube

Barr grew up in Los Angeles, California. She moved to Israel with her husband in 2015. She is a registered nurse in the USA and Israel. Barr is also a Pediatric Intensive Care nurse. Barr lives in the city of Karmiel in Northern Israel with her husband and three beautiful children. She loves being a nurse and she loves all outdoor activities!!
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Ellen Goldberg

Ellen Goldberg is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with undergraduate and graduate degrees in Nursing. Her passion in nursing is helping those with chronic illness live life as fully and "normally" as possible. Ellen in a mother of four who made aliyah in 2015 from Malden, MA, where she worked as a school nurse and summer camp nurse. Her hobbies include running, continuing to (try to) learn Hebrew and mastering making Israeli salatim.

Efrat Seidenfeld

Marketing Specialist
Efrat Seidenfeld has a BA from IDC in Communications and marketing with a specialization in business. She has lived in Israel since 2002, and she has been part of the EMA Care team since 2019. She is very passionate about marketing and advertising! She enjoys writing blogs, designing marketing campaigns, and working so closely with the team members!

Avi Seidenfeld

Research Assistant
Avi Seidenfeld joined the EMA Care team in 2020. He is currently getting his MPH in Public Health from Ben Gurion University. He is a research assistant in the health policy and medical research department. He works directly with our CEO, Dr. Eliana Aaron, to research health policies, the COVID-19 regulations, and debunking fake news surrounding the pandemic. Avi is passionate about healthcare and helping those in need, and he especially loves helping people get the correct information during the uncertain times of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Rona Reich

Administrative Manager
Rona made aliyah in 1997 and lives with her family in Nof Ayalon. She graduated from Brooklyn College with honors in accounting and earned her CPA on a trip back to the States with two kids in tow. The essential knowledge that Rona has aquired over 24 years navigating the world of Israeli healthcare is being put to good use guiding newcomers through the maze. She loves tending to her garden of over 30 varieties of plants, trees and flowers and is thankful every day for the privilege of living in Eretz Yisrael.

Deborah Touati

Marketing Assistant
Deborah Touati freshly graduated from IDC. She has a BA in Business and marketing with a specialization in digital innovation. She was born in France and made Allya with her family in 2012. She became part of the EMA Care team at the beginning of 2021. She is very passionate about marketing and advertising! She enjoys designing marketing campaigns as much as finding new ideas to develop and entertain our community.

Sharon Hyams

Sharon brings her knowledge of the Israeli healthcare system to EMA Care, having lived in Israel for over 20 years with her family. She came to Israel with a BA in Psychology and feels privileged to have a job that helps people. She places great emphasis on customer care and enjoys working as part of an interdisciplinary team.

Yakova Schnitzler

Care manager & Telemedicine nurse
I am an American licensed advanced practice registered nurse. I graduated from Barry university in Florida. I made Aliyah in 2018 . I work for emacare as a nurse and on the hotline. I enjoy participating and advocating for women's health and furthering health education on a community level.

Tamary Sladowsky

Tamar Sladowsky made Aliyah from Baltimore, Maryland in 2006 and lives with her family in Neriya. Tamar graduated from Towson University with a Masters in Education prior to moving to Israel.. She has since experienced, and enjoyed, working in the Israeli public healthcare system for several years and is thankful to now have the opportunity to help students and tourists navigate an unfamiliar system.

Our Latest Blogs

25 July 2021
Today is Schizophrenia awareness day. Schizophrenia is a chronic brain disorder that Dr. Emile Kraepelin first diagnosed in 1887. Even though Schizophrenia has been diagnosable for over a century, its cause is still somewhat unknown. To this day, it ...
19 July 2021
Over the years, we've been approached by people who've asked us about different kinds of diets and food plans. Intermittent fasting has become very popular over the last few years. It is a method of dieting that restricts the amount of time you are a...
15 July 2021
Fasting is never easy. For Jews, there are two significant fast days that everyone tries to uphold – Yom Kippur and Tisha B'Av. Around 40% of Israeli Jews fast the entire day of Tisha B'Av.  Tisha B'av usually occurs during the summer. Israeli s...

EMA Care in the News

19 July 2021
Over the years, we've been approached by people who've asked us about different kinds of diets and food plans. Intermittent fasting has become very popular over the last few years. It is a method of dieting that restricts the amount of time you are a...
11 July 2021
 Telemedicine is a great option for caring for geriatric populations in Israel. This is especially true during the Covid-19 pandemic. Over the years, we’ve had many clients who care for their older, dependent parents. Take our clients, the A fam...
27 April 2021
In April 2021, after a long year with a strict non-entry policy, the Israeli government decided to allow visitors to enter Israel under certain circumstances. The Israeli government was reluctant about opening its borders. Therefore, they haven't mad...

What Our Clients Say

Our COVID-19 WhatsApp informational group

I want to express my appreciation for these very informative updates.

Thank you so much


Entry to Israel services

Your team was so attentive to my needs. Everyone was so incredibly quick to respond and were proactive when they were able!


Interview with Dr. Mobeen & Dr. Eliana Aaron

Many thanks for your hour-long session on Dr. Syed's YouTube channel. This is the best Hasbara Israel could wish for!


EMA Care information and Q&A conference

Thank you for the zoom (and all your updates). It was great. I wish the news was like that. Straight forward, factual, unemotional.  Bravo to both of you ladies!! 


EMA Care information and Q&A conference

Thanks so much for your time and attention! It was excellent! Thank you guys so much for organizing.


EMA Care information and Q&A conference

Thank you! Very helpful and comprehensive.


WhatsApp groups

I really appreciate being apart of your WhatsApp groups. It keeps me informed and up to date!


Ema Care WhatsApp groups

I have been following your updates closely and I really appreciate your posts and I know that I am reading accurate information 


Recommended by an Infectious Disease Specialist

My experience with Ema Care has been so positive that I wanted to share it in case it could help someone else. Eight days ago my daughter, a Shanah Bet student, called to say she wasn’t feeling well and had symptoms of Covid-19. I was put in touch with an Infectious Disease specialist who recommended Ema Care. I reached Dr. Eliana Aaron easily and signed my daughter up. The next morning, Ema Care gave my daughter a telehealth exam and provided her with prescriptions, as well as a list of


Pandemic Planning

I would like to also add my compliments, you exceeded my already very high expectations. You can certainly send other schools our way for a recommendation. 

-Mr. E. Naiman