Tag Archives: United Hatzalah

The Lifesaving Power of Prayer and A Quick Response

Tuesday just after midnight in the community of Givon HaYeshana near Jerusalem, a man in his fifties started complaining of chest pains and requested his relatives call an ambulance. United Hatzalah volunteer EMT Raziel Sade was at his house when … Continue reading

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French Community Raises 450,000 € in Support for Friends of United Hatzalah in First Ever Gala In Paris

On Sunday night at the Salons Hoche in Paris, more than 200 people gathered together to support Israel’s premier fully-volunteer emergency medical service (EMS) organization. In attendance was Israel’s ambassador to France Yael German and Israeli actress Liraz Charhi, star … Continue reading

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Netanya Woman Struck By Electric Bicycle Suffers Severe Head Trauma, Rescued by First Responders

A middle-aged woman was walking on the sidewalk on Monday morning when she was hit by an electric bicycle rider on Ben Tzvi Sreet in Netanya. Worried relatives called United Hatzalah’s Dispatch and Command Center who immediately alerted nearby EMTs … Continue reading

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Ashdod Woman Revived After Suffering Cardiac Arrest On The Street

On Sunday just before noon, a woman in her 80s was walking with her son down Avot Yeshurun Street in Ashdod when she suffered a cardiac arrest and collapsed. Worried passersby called emergency services for help. Shmuel Lasry, a United … Continue reading

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L’ONG israélienne de premiers secours United Hatzalah recueille près de 450 000 euros de dons lors de son premier dîner de gala à Paris

Dimanche soir, plus de 200 personnes étaient rassemblées aux Salons Hoche à Paris pour soutenir l’organisation de premiers secours United Hatzalah, qui a révolutionné l’univers des interventions médicales d’urgence en Israël. Les convives étaient réunis à l’occasion du premier dîner … Continue reading

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Beit Shemesh Man Revived by United Hatzalah’s EMT’s After Suffering Cardiac Arrest

On Tuesday afternoon, a man in his 60s suffered a cardiac arrest in an open park on Nahar Hayarkon Boulevard in Beit Shemesh. Worried passersby called the United Hatzalah Dispatch Center for assistance. The dispatch center automatically notified the closest … Continue reading

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Of Fire, Ladders, and Leaps Of Faith

Being trapped in a burning building is a nightmare that thankfully few people ever have to face. Jumping out of windows to escape is usually a scene reserved for movies. Real life, though, can sometimes be just as dramatic as … Continue reading

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At 40 Weeks Pregnant She Delivered Someone Else’s Baby

Last week Thursday, Rachel Feld, who has been a volunteer EMT with United Hatzalah for just over a year, received an emergency notification from United Hatzalah’s Dispatch and Command Center that she was in close proximity to a medical emergency. … Continue reading

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Early Morning Rescue Saves The Life of Jerusalem Man Who Suffered A Cardiac Arrest in Front of His Family

Early Sunday morning, just before 4:00 a.m., a man in his late 60s was not feeling well at an apartment on Abulafya Street near Nachalot. He began to make gurgling sounds and his wife and daughters woke up from the … Continue reading

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Young Girl Suffers Anaphylactic Reaction in Preschool, Saved By Quick Acting EMT

Yesterday afternoon, a man in Herzliya arrived to pick up his daughter from preschool, when he discovered that the little girl had broken out in a rash with a swollen tongue. The girl was coughing repeatedly and showed worrying signs … Continue reading

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