Tag Archives: Covid-19

When Individuals Band Together To Help The Results Can Be Herculean

Since the Covid-19 pandemic began in Israel, United Hatzalah volunteer EMT Tomer Grinzaid has been hopping from call to call whether it’s to provide medical or humanitarian assistance. On a recent medical call, Tomer was alerted to a young bicycle … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

International Auction In Support of EMS Workers In Israel

United Hatzalah of Israel has launched an international online auction to support the work of its emergency medical service (EMS) volunteers in Israel. The online auction includes once-in-a-lifetime experiences in North America, Israel, and the United Kingdom.  Items include tickets … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Helping Others: The Satisfaction Of A Mother, Teacher, And Her Son

By: Deena Horenstein United Hatzalah volunteer EMT Osnat Reuven, willingly devoted her time over the past couple of months to provide humanitarian assistance on top of her regular EMS duties. Already by Purim, just at the beginning of the COVID-19 … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jay Leno and Others To Lead “Saving Lives Sunday” Event To Raise Funds For Fight Against Coronavirus

-An all-star team of international celebrities is putting on a virtual event of music and comedy to honor first responders and support the United Hatzalah Coronavirus Emergency Response Fund.   The event will take place on Sunday, May 3rd, and include … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

United Hatzalah Steps In To Help Bereaved Families On Yom Hazikaron

As the Coronavirus crisis continues to unfold, the Israeli government has issued a lockdown for Yom Hazikoron to prevent mass gatherings and further outbreaks of the virus.  United Hatzlah of Israel will, therefore, be sending its volunteers to the gravesides … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Muslim Helps Charedi Woman Suffering From Corona Light Candles On Erev Chag

A 90-year-old Charedi woman from Bnei Brak was diagnosed with Covid-19 Coronavirus just before the last day of Pesach. On Tuesday afternoon she was brought to the hotel in Tel Aviv set aside for those diagnosed with Corona and remained … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Saving Eyesight In The Time Of Corona

The Eye Clinic at Soroka Medical Center in Beer Sheva in partnership with United Hatzalah and with the assistance of the municipality of Beer Sheva and the Lions Club of Israel has begun a program that allows elderly residents of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

President and Founder of United Hatzalah Eli Beer Awake and Off Ventilator

It is with great joy that we can announce that Eli is awake, off the ventilator, and breathing on his own. Thank you to all those who prayed and did acts of kindness in his merit. He has a long … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

United Hatzalah Takes Over Care In Bnei Brak Old Age Home After Staff Contracts Coronavirus

After numerous members of the medical staff at an old age home in Bnei Brak contracted Coronavirus United Hatzalah medical teams were asked to provide care for approximately 50 residents who live in the home. Volunteers from the Bnei Brak … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Responding in The Fastest Way Possible In The Corona Era

A woman was driving along Highway 65 near Afula when she lost control of her car, spinning wildly and flipping over. United Hatzalah volunteer EMT Yitzchak Shayov was nearby and the United Hatzalah dispatching system identified him as one of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment