The Health Ministry in Israel reported that 1,069 people tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the number of active patients to 9,422, also the highest the figure has been in awhile.
At least 510 patients are being treated in hospitals, with the rest fighting the virus at home. At least 282 patients are in serious condition, of whom 122 are ventilated. Since the start of the outbreak in the country, 2,826 Israelis succumbed to the disease.
This year please support our Chanukah campaign aiming to create 8 miracles in 8 days by raising $64,000 to purchase 8 defibrillators for the streets of Israel.
There was an accident at the Kinneret beach, but thankfully MDA’s call center received a live location and images through #NextGeneration911 technology. MDA’s CAD System automatically located the nearest resources and 10 minutes before the ambulance they arrived by boat to treat the victims.
After many, many months of hard work & dedication, our Blood, Sweat & Tears for 90 Years book has just been printed! This beautiful 100+ page commemorative book gives an in depth history of the past 90 years of Magen David Adom in Israel and the past 80 years of Magen David Adom Australia.
In light of the continued threat of the corona virus and with the gradual return to routine, Magen David Adom has developed the “Corona Guardians” Project, which teaches the public practical tools to break the chain of infection.
Even in the most challenging of times there is always a reason to celebrate! Jesse and Josh Slade chose Magen David Adom for donations in honour of their Bar Mitzvahs which were held over zoom in October…