Prof. Yoram Weiss of Hadassah Hospital Discusses the COVID-19 Delta Variant
Prof. Yoram Weiss of Hadassah Hospital was recently quoted in the Washington Post about the COVID-19 Delta variant and how even though infection rates in Israel are increasing, very few of them are becoming seriously ill.
BREAKING NEWS: Israeli Health Minister Visits Shamir Medical Centre (Assaf Harofeh) Emergency Department
Following an evening of heavy rocket fire across southern and central Israel, Health Minister, Yuli Edelstein, visited the state-of-the-art Emergency Department and Intensive Care Unit at Shamir Medical Centre (Assaf Harofeh).
Weekly Story: Changing Lives in the DAN Department for Creative Human Design at Hadassah Academic College (HAC)
For students like Olina, trying to complete her post-secondary education during a pandemic, it can be difficult to remain optimistic. Learn how The DAN Department of Creative Human Design at HAC launched emergency initiatives to help students to reach their full potential.
The CHW Debbie Eisenberg and Gary Levene Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), Shamir Medical Centre – Alma’s Story
Weekly Story: The CHW Debbie Eisenberg and Gary Levene Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), Shamir Medical Centre – Alma’s Story
Little Alma woke up in the middle of the night crying with severe stomach pains. Her mother, Jana, tried everything to soothe her cries. As her condition worsened, Jana rushed her to the emergency room at Shamir Medical Centre.
Weekly Story: Coping with COVID-19 by caring for horses at CHW Nahalal Children and Youth Village
Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Georgia found her happy place at the Therapeutic Riding Stable at CHW Nahalal Children and Youth Village, where she enjoys one-on-one coaching from professional instructors and works alongside peers to care for horses.
Weekly Story: Designed for Success at CHW Neri Bloomfield Academy of Design
Maya often felt isolated and alone growing up along the northern border of Israel. She loved to escape into the world of fashion, spending hours researching the latest brands. Her life was changed after being accepted into the Fashion Design and Education program at CHW Neri Bloomfield Academy of Design.
Weekly Story: Flooded with Thank You Letters
The Shamir Medical Centre (Assaf Harofeh) has been flooded with Thank You letters from patients and families affected by COVID-19. Read more for a letter to the hospital staff from Galia, a patient who was recently treated for a severe respiratory condition caused by COVID-19.
Weekly Story: Optimism Through Art
Meet Mor Recanati, a first-year student in the Department of Photographic Communication at Hadassah Academic College (HAC) and one of 19 artists from across Israel selected to participate in a prestigious Exhibition as part of a new initiative called Gallery 240, fusing art with architecture through giant murals.
Weekly Story: Hadassah Experts Advise Vienna Nursing Home on Vaccination Protocols
On January 11, 2021, Hadassah Medical Center, along with Hadassah International, offered a webinar on optimum vaccination protocols for nursing home residents to the director and medical director of Maimonides Zentrum home for the aged, located in Vienna, Austria
Weekly Story: Can’t Head to the Gym? 3D Print this Lockdown Sports Accessory!
As gyms remain closed during Israel’s third COVID-19 lockdown, Alon Razgour, Head of the Marilyn Libin and Jed Gaines Fab Lab at CHW Neri Bloomfield Academy of Design, designed the perfect solution for those who want to keep fit and do weight training at home!