Tag Archives: Family

United Hatzalah Volunteers Donate Six Tons of Food To Needy Families in Carmel Region

United Hatzalah volunteers from the Carmel region once again organized their annual “Kimcha DePischa” food drive and helped to organize the collection of foods for Pesach/Passover to be handed out to needy members of their communities. United Hatzalah volunteers gathered … Continue reading

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A Father and Son, Partners in Lifesaving

Eli and Nir Revel who reside in Mazkeret Batya have an interesting style of how they spend their father-son bonding time. The pair volunteer together with United Hatzalah as first responders and both are trained EMTs. They respond to emergency … Continue reading

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A Moving Meeting Between a Man and the People Who Saved His Life

The last day of 2018 in Mevaseret Tzion, Tomer Greenzeid, a United Hatzalah volunteer EMT was heading to work when his emergency phone application alerted him to a medical emergency in his vicinity. A 67-year-old man suffered respiratory distress and … Continue reading

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Tonight We Celebrate

My name is Benny Dadush, and I am a United Hatzalah volunteer EMT. I live and volunteer in Or Yehuda, a town in which everyone knows me, especially my fellow EMS volunteers. Our team of first responders in the area … Continue reading

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How I Found Myself a New Family

Dana Attias is a United Hatzalah EMT volunteer in training. On Wednesday night, Attias helped deliver a baby girl, the first delivery  that she has ever participated in as an emergency medical technician (EMT). Just as Valentine’s Day was coming to a … Continue reading

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United Hatzalah’s Annual Concert Puts Family in the Spotlight

As we get closer to the beginning of the holiday season, United Hatzalah is gearing up for their annual concert that will take place on Chol Hamoed Sukkot in Binyanei Ha’Umah. As opposed to previous years, this year the organization … Continue reading

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Newly Trained EMT Responds to First Call and Saves His Own Nephew

Ben Shetiat just finished his EMT training course two days ago. Yesterday he began volunteering with United Hatzalah as a first responder. His first emergency call will be one that he will never forget.   “On sunday I finished my … Continue reading

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Taking Pride in My EMS Family

It’s Sunday night and I am currently on my way back from a very emotional evening. I have tears in my eyes. The evening began at the graduation ceremony of 25 new EMTs who joined the United Hatzalah family in … Continue reading

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Caring for the Spouses of Volunteer EMTs

United Hatzalah Creates Special Branch to Support Spouses of Volunteer EMTs Israel’s volunteer, community-based, EMS response organization United Hatzalah, has established a special branch for the spouses of its EMS volunteers. The goal of this branch is to provide the spouses … Continue reading

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Volunteer EMT Orders a Pizza and Saves Two Lives

Last week Thursday at 7:00 pm, Yuval Mizrachi, who just two months ago became a father for the first time, was sent out by his wife to pick up a pizza for dinner. He had just picked up a family-sized … Continue reading

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