News Briefs

  1/15/2013, Shevat 4, 5773

Haifa Hospitals Overcrowded

Overcrowding was reported at three hospitals in Haifa, Sunday and Monday evening.

Rambam Hospital reported more than 100 patients in the emergency room because of a lack of beds in the wards. Occupancy in the wards at Bnei-Tzion Hospital reached 140 percent and the emergency room at Carmel Hospital was 50 percent over capacity.