Healthcare Impact Stories


Healthcare Impact Stories

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Weekly Story: Breast Cancer Awareness Month Through our affiliations with Assaf Harofeh Medical Center and Hadassah Hospital, we support critical research, patient treatment, and facilities to make a difference in thousands of women's lives as well as the lives of their families.

Hadassah Hospital Helping Russian Children with Rare Disease

Weekly Story: Hadassah Hospital Helping Russian Children with Rare Disease Most recently, Hadassah Hospital’s Paediatric Hematology Department undertook treating children from Northern Russia who have a rare and fatal disease called Marble Bone Disease, commonly known as Osteopetrosis.

The Circle of Life

Weekly Story: The Circle of Life CHW is proud to support Assaf Harofeh and the remarkable work it does. The widow of a man who was killed in a recent terror attack gave birth to a beautiful baby boy at Assaf Harofeh Medical Center this week, and expressed her gratitude for the exceptional care that she received throughout her pregnancy, and during delivery.

Hadassah Saving Victims of Terror

Weekly Story: Hadassah Saving Victims of Terror It was only a few short days ago that a bomb went off on a bus in Jerusalem, sending 21 people to the hospital. Of the 21 people injured in the attack, 8 were rushed to Hadassah Hospital, where they received the best medical care possible to save their lives.

Hadassah Hospital Never Gives Up

Weekly Story: Hadassah Hospital Never Gives Up Baby Vassilios, a newborn from Cyprus, was born with a serious heart defect that left doctors believing he would not survive. This is when the medical team at Hadassah Hospital was brought onto the case.

Giving Back

Weekly Story: Giving Back Rabbi Eitan Muelme was one of the victims of the massacre carried out last year during Morning Prayer at a synagogue in Jerusalem. Eitan was...

Hadassah Course Reduces Burnout Among Nurses

Weekly Story: Nurse Burnout The Hadassah Medical Center has found that meaningful improvements in the mental and physical well-being of its nurses can be achieved...

Hadassah Saving Lives

Weekly Story: Saving Lives Israel is struggling to cope with and overcome the country’s current situation: relentless terror attacks against Israeli civilians. However...

All You Need is a Hug

Weekly Story: Hugs Needed At both Assaf Harofeh and Hadassah Hospital, children are of the utmost importance. Sadly, many children who fall ill need to spend days, weeks...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Weekly Story: Breast Cancer As the leaves begin to turn and we welcome the beginning of October, we can look forward to the celebration of many holidays and...

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