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Proposal considered for Israel’s largest hospital to be built in Beersheva
December 3, 2019
The new potential hospital will have about 1,900 beds—1,000 of which will be for general medicine, while the remaining beds will be for geriatric care and a mental-health center.
Israel denies separating Gazan girl from her parents while hospitalized for cancer
May 20, 2019
Israel’s COGAT claims that 5-year-old Aisha a-Lulu's parents refused to accompany her from Gaza to Jerusalem for cancer treatments.
PA halts patient referrals to Israeli hospitals due to tax issues with Israel
April 2, 2019
An estimated 50,000 Palestinian Authority residents are sent to Israeli hospitals every year, primarily for specific treatments that Palestinian hospitals do not provide.
Three Israeli hospitals break newborn birth records in July
August 12, 2018
According to statistics taken in 2016, Israel has a fertility rate of 3.11 children per mother—the highest in the developed world.
Nurses across Israel to strike in protest of violence against hospital, medical workers
August 6, 2018
“It is inconceivable that the Israeli government stands by as the health system becomes a war zone—and the nurses, medical teams and health-care personnel serve as a punching bag for displeased patients,” said Ilana Cohen, chair of the National Association of Nurses in Israel.