About EMA Care

eliana aaronDr. 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.  During her doctoral studies, Dr. Eliana Aaron focused on health policy and gaps in the delivery of healthcare in the Israeli health care system, sub-specializing in the geriatric health care system in Israel.  After graduating from Yale University’s Doctor of Nursing Practice program, she founded EMA Care to close the existing gaps in the Israeli health care system.

Dr. Aaron worked at the Department of Pain Rehabilitation, Chaim Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer in Ramat Gan and at  Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Center in Jerusalem.  She has also served as a volunteer family nurse practitioner for the Lev el Lev Refugee Clinic in Tel Aviv.

Between 2004 and 2012, Dr. Aaron was the Advanced Practice Nurse, Health Unit Supervisor, and Medical Officer of the U.S. Consulate General Jerusalem, where she was responsible for the health care of all US diplomats and family members stationed in or visiting Jerusalem, and VIP visitors, including hundreds of White House, Congressional, Cabinet, and gubernatorial VIP visits. In addition to directing and delivering primary care, she provided care to manage chronic diseases, developed medical emergency plans, arranged access to local medical specialists, and coordinated inbound and outbound medical evacuations.

Dr. Aaron has been teaching graduate and undergraduate nursing students for 20 years in both the US and Israel.  She has taught at Hebrew University Hadassah Medical Center, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Chaim Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer, the Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Tal), and other academic institutions in Israel and the US.

Before making aliyah in 2002, Dr. Aaron was a Family Nurse Practitioner in New Jersey.

Dr. Eliana Aaron’s Education

Yeshiva University Stern College for Women

Bachelors in Psychology

New York University

Bachelors of Science in Nursing

Rutgers School of Nursing

Master of Nursing Science, Family Nurse Practitioner

Yale University

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), Graduated with highest honors.

Our Latest Blogs

25 June 2023
Medical Checklist for Gap Year Students It's probably safe to say that the Gap year packing list your child received did not include a medical supplies checklist. There are many reasons to give your kids some medical supplies and medicines before the...
31 October 2021
You have decided to make your Aliyah and currently take prescription medications. How can you continue with your medication regimen in Israel? How can you ensure that your medications are available in Israel and how do you communicate the need for th...
17 October 2021
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...

EMA Care in the News

05 September 2021
Medical Care during the Holidays can be tricky in Israel especially if you do not speak Hebrew. During the holidays, many medical offices and hospitals are operating on Shabbat mode. Shabbat mode means that personnel is cut to minimum staffing, many ...
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...

What Our Clients Say

Our COVID-19 WhatsApp informational group

Thank you so much for your help. I can't tell you how this Whatsapp group helps all of us. It makes everyone so much more relaxed to have real good information and have somewhere to ask questions, I am so grateful!

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