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  12/27/2011, Tevet 1, 5772

Afula Hospital Still Closed to New Patients

The emergency room and wards at Ha'emek Hospital in the northern city of Afula remained closed, Tuesday morning, to new patients.

The hospital was closed, Monday, due to overcrowding. The Magen David Adom emergency service was told to take patientsto Poriyah Hospital in Tiberias and Ziv (Sieff) Hospital in Tzfat.