General Information

Dear Patients and Families,
This website includes general information that will help you familiarize yourself with Lev-Hasharon Medical Center for Mental Health.

Contact Information:
Telephone: 09-8981111
Email: pniot@lev-hasharon.co.il

Visiting hours:
Family visits take place within as well as outside the various departments. The nursing staff must be notified regarding all visits.
Sunday – Thursday 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Friday 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Shabbat and Holidays 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Cigarette smoking:
Smoking in the hospital wards is forbidden. Smoking is permitted outdoors on the hospital grounds.

Clothing:
Available to patient hospital clothing. Usage of private clothing is possible with responsibility of the patient and the family. In case of personal items brought to the patient the nursing staff must be notified.

Toiletries:
Personal toiletries can be used within the ward excluding razors. Scissors and sharp items.

Valuables:
The hospital is not responsible for valuables left in the possession of patients.
Each patient has a night table that can be locked and the key remains with the patient.
Money and valuables should be placed in the hospital safe. At discharge the patient should be sure to remove his/her valuables and money from the hospital safe.
The hospital is not responsible for personal items used daily by the patient.
The hospital is not responsible for items not deposited for safekeeping in the hospital safe.

Information sheets:
Each department has information sheets about pharmacotherapy, the quality of service agreement, and patient's rights.

Cafeteria:
The cafeteria is open for patients and their families:
Sunday – Thursday 10:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Next to the cafeteria (in the lobby) and next to the clinic there are coin-operated machines for drinks as snacks, open to the public 24/7.

Release:
Post releasing from hospitalization the patient will continue to be supervised within the outpatient clinics connected to the hospital, or will be directed to a clinic near his/her residence.
Prior to release the patient will be Informed about the outpatient clinics and the medication by the ward staff.

Medical records:
Medical records can be obtained by contacting Mrs. Rivka Levy. For an appointment and guidelines for retrieving medical records call 09-8981207.

We wish you fast recovery.
Additional information can be obtained from the ward staff.

Sincerely,
Medical Center Management and staff