Dr. Orly Toren

Head of the Department of Nursing


Dr. Orly Toren is engaged in many broad management positions in the medical and nursing system. She has a rich academic background in teaching and writing. Dr. Toren wrote the first book in nursing management in Hebrew and several chapters in international literature on the health system in Israel. She is an expert in policy and management on behalf of the Ministry of Health and specializes in researching health and nursing policy in Israel.

Teaching Areas

Research, safety and risk management, health economics, the health system in Israel

Research interests

Nursing manpower, health policy, health outcomes, quality in health