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  10/17/2011, Tishrei 19, 5772

Wolfson Nurses Abandon Overcrowded Wards

Nurses at Wolfson Hospital in Holon, south of Tel Aviv, walked out of the internal wards at the hospital, Monday, in protest of patients being sent to wards where occupancy was already 120 percent.

The wards will be staffed only by emergency personnel until 3:00 Monday afternoon.