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  4/28/2013, Iyar 18, 5773

Ha'emek Hospital ER Closed due to Congestion

The emergency room at Ha'emek Hospital in the northern Israeli city of Afula closed, late Sunday afternoon, due to unusual congestion caused by the hot weather.

The Health Ministry gave the emergency room permission to close so as not to cause an overload in other parts of the hospital.