I really liked my health care plan that I belonged to in <i>Israel</i> And no, my employer did not subsidize, and no, the government did not subsidi9ze. Who did? The political parties in Israel all have their own Medical Plans. I belonged to Macabee - run by the...uhhh... I forgot who ran my plan. Labor? Likud? Agudat Yisrael? Mapam? Mapie? Who cares? Thing is, the political parties ran it right. I was very happy with my health plan in Israel.