Gov’t supervisor of health funds Lipschitz resigns

25.01.2012                      01.Schwat. 5772                       Rosch Chodesch


Gov't supervisor of health funds Lipschitz resigns

Lawyer says he has not decided what he will do next, but it could well involve the health system.

Health Ministry deputy director-general Dr. Yoel Lipschitz, who is responsible for supervising the health funds and supplementary health insurance, suddenly announced on Monday that he was resigning and was eager to proceed to a new phase of his career.
“Six years is enough,” Lipschitz – an attorney in his early 40s – said.
No replacement has been named, but he will remain for around three months until someone is appointed in his place….