shaare zedek medical center

Marina Chvatova leaving Shaare Tzedek Hospital
Corona patient leaves Shaare Zedek Hospital after 99 days

Marina spent 99 days in the hospital’s coronavirus unit, which is believed to be the longest stay for a hospitalized coronavirus patient in the entire world.

Talmudic scholar Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz hospitalized, in critical condition

The 83-year-old scholar, most famous for his translation of the Talmud, is battling a severe lung infection unrelated to the coronavirus.

04/08/2020
Baby Boom: Shaare Zedek sees five pairs of twins born on same day

"We are familiar with cases of women at the ward giving birth to two to three pairs of twins in a day. But giving birth to five couples a day is much more rare," Prof. Grisero said.

A patient receives chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer
Could knowing you carry the Breast Cancer gene save your life?

Some 94% of women with breast cancer who knew they were carriers in advance did not die of any cause within five years.

THE HIGHEST standards of personal protective equipment were required for all corona patient interact
‘Unprecedented’ medical response in Jerusalem’s active coronavirus unit

Shaare Zedek’s president reviews challenges in COVID-19 care – and what lies ahead.

Hospital
A nurse’s account of Israel’s first coronavirus death

Gemara watched Even gasp and wheeze his last breaths on the screen as his grip on life slackened. She felt the tears stream from her eyes.

By RUTH EBENSTEIN/JTA
01/05/2020
JERUSALEM’S Shaare Zedek Medical Center
Nurse of Israel's first coronavirus fatality: 'My heart is broken'

She emphasized it is important for the public to know that there is no lack of hospital beds.

First coronavirus death in Israel: An 88-year-old Holocaust survivor

Aryeh Even, 88,was a Holocaust survivor from Hungary who was able to rebuild his life in Israel. He is survived by four children, 18 grandchildren and one great-grandson.

Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
Jerusalem affairs: Peggy Cidor's round-up

A new problem has arisen for the mayor, the Jerusalem Transportation Master Plan, the Transportation Ministry – and in fact, for the government as a whole – from an unexpected source: Vladimir Putin.

27/12/2019
Beitar Jerusalem visits the capital's Shaare Zedek Medical Center

Beitar Jerusalem pops in for a quick check-up and visit to one of Jerusalem's largest medical centers.

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