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A house hit by a rocket in Ashkelon.

United Hatzalah Treats Victims after Rocket Attacks

United Hatzalah treated two women in critical condition and one woman in serious condition as a result of separate rocket attacks.
Chapter head Vicki Tiferet treating a simulated injury during the drill.

United Hatzalah Holds Combined Mass-Casualty Incident Training Just Days after Real MCI

On May 4, 2021, just five days after the Meron tragedy, United Hatzalah held a mass-casualty-incident (MCI) training drill in the northern city of Kiryat Shmona
Dozens of people lost their lives and more than 150 people were hurt in a stampede at one of the most celebrated festivals of the year.

United Hatzalah Responds to Stampede at Israeli Religious Festival

United Hatzalah (Israel) was part of the response team that responded to a mass-casualty incident started by a stampede on Friday. It happened at a Jewish religious festival attended by tens of thousands of people...
United Hatzalah teams and medical staff from the Galilee Medical Center working together during the drill

United Hatzalah, Galilee Medical Center Hold Surprise Joint MCI Training Exercise

Dozens of EMTs and paramedics, as well as members of United Hatzalah’s Psychotrauma and Crisis Response Unit, participated in the surprise drill.
A Palestinian worker receives the Moderna coronavirus vaccine at the Hashmonim checkpoint between the West Bank and Israel, near the Israeli West Bank settlement of Nili, Monday, March 8, 2021.

Israel Celebrates Five Millionth Coronavirus Vaccination

Israel has inoculated more than half its population of 9.3 million and pushed ahead with the reopening of more of its economy.
A nursing home resident is vaccinated by a Magen David Adom paramedic.

Magen David Adom Details Experiences in Distributing the Coronavirus Vaccine in Israel

Magen David Adom is passing along its knowledge so that others may learn from its experience in vaccinating the elderly.

Activation of a Prehospital Emergency Medical Dispatch During a Pandemic: Survival and Sustainability

Magen David Adom in Israel details how it limited the risk of its emergency dispatchers at the start of the coronavirus pandemic.
Side of an ambulance

Study: During the Coronavirus Outbreak in Israel, Almost Half of EMS Patients Refuse Treatment...

Magen David Adom, Israel's national ambulance service, reported that in the first months of the coronavirus epidemic, there was a 16% decrease in emergency cardiac calls and a 38% increase in refusals to be transported to a hospital.

Jay Leno Leading Event to Raise Money for Fight Against Coronavirus

The event will take place on Sunday, May 3rd, and will include Jay Leno, Lior Suchard, Rona-Lee Shimon, Adam Kantor, Dudu Aharon, Amar'e Stoudemire and others.

Magen David Adom Invests in Special Dispatch System for Coronavirus Testing

As the national EMS organization in Israel, and the only ambulance service and blood bank mandated by law, Magen David Adom (MDA) is at the forefront of the country's fight against the coronavirus.