MDA forces deployed in Meron for Lag B'Omer

Magen David Adom teams will arrive with two buses, ambulances, intensive care vehicles, command vehicles and other emergency vehicles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2020, 5:16 PM

245,460 people tested by Magen David Adom for coronavirus across Israel

Magen David Adom reports: 700% rise in number of calls to hotline, 96,065 people tested in 'test and go' stations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2020, 10:47 AM

MDA paramedic Yasmeen Mazzawi lights Independence Day Torch

21-year-old paramedic from Nazareth represents MDA, Israel's Arab community at Independence Day ceremony on Mt. Herzl.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2020, 10:42 PM

First preemie saved by Israel's national breastmilk bank

In first, Magen David Adom supplies premature infant with safe donated breastmilk, saving his life. 'Amazing improvement in his condition.'Orly Harari, 4/21/2020, 3:32 PM

Arab MDA paramedic to light Independence Day torch

Culture Minister asks 21-year-old volunteer paramedic to represent the State of Israel on its 72nd Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2020, 5:45 PM

Lab workers wed in 'coronavirus wedding'

Thanks to Magen David Adom's 'wish ambulance,' Orit and Peter wed in a happy and emotional ceremony in northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2020, 11:55 AM

MDA evacuates more than 250 coronavirus carriers

More than 250 coronavirus carriers evacuated to hospitals and hotels. More drive thru testing centers to be set up on Sunday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2020, 5:42 AM

8,000 COVID-19 tests performed across Israel

Alongside the ongoing tests in the homes, more than 5,000 people have arrived at Magen David Adom and Ministry of Health "Drive Thrus."Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2020, 10:29 AM

Father and son return to MDA after recovering from coronavirus

Yoel Glatt and his son contracted coronavirus and returned to work after recovering. "Our outlook is completely different".Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2020, 6:42 AM

Israeli preparedness and coronavirus

How an obsession with preparedness and a healthy dose of paranoia gave Israel's EMS organization a leg up on combatting coronavirusOrli Harrari, 3/25/2020, 8:25 PM

Min. Peretz praises MDA coronavirus efforts: 'You do sacred work with great devotion'

Minister of Education Rabbi Rafi Peretz Visits MDA: 'You do sacred work with great devotion to the health of the public.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2020, 11:39 AM

'Drive and Test' facilities in the north, south and Jerusalem areas

MDA conducts pilot test, brings suspected coronavirus carriers to be tested in their vehicles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2020, 11:11 PM

Number of coronavirus cases rises to 324, 11 have recovered

Public drive through locations expected to provide coronavirus tests to thousands of Israelis each day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2020, 3:22 PM

Medical students to double number of coronavirus samplers in Israel

700 medical students in clinical phase of their studies to join 800 Magen David Adom paramedics in taking coronavirus samples across Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2020, 4:35 PM

Magen David Adom: Volunteers with beards can't help coronavirus patients

MDA Director-General says anyone can join first response organization, but only those without beards can respond to coronavirus patients.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2020, 11:40 PM

MDA's advanced technology in fighting against the Coronavirus

Magen David Adom presents large call center tent, 'Team App' for Health Ministry doctors, and 'My MDA' app.Arutz Sheva, 3/12/2020, 1:03 PM

Baby killed, family wounded in murder-suicide attempt

Father kills his 1-year-old daughter, seriously wounds 3-year-old sister and mother before attempting suicide.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2020, 8:46 AM

Corona online: Automatic response on 'My MDA App'

MDA app automatically directs caller to the MDA 101 Emergency Call Center, or alternatively, to continue his routine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2020, 4:03 AM

700 percent increase in inquiries at Magen David Adom's Emergency Call Center

MDA clarifies: Call MDA's 101 Emergency Call Center only in cases where coronavirus symptoms exist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2020, 2:17 AM

Coronavirus Panic: Overload at MDA Hotline

Israeli citizens instructed to call MDA hotline only if they show symptoms of the Coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2020, 4:22 PM

Israel more ready for Coronavirus than any other country

PM visits MDA headquarters for responding to Coronavirus, calls on citizens to follow government, medical professionals instructions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2020, 4:55 PM

Health Ministry and Magen David Adom open new call center to direct coronavirus patients

Hundreds of inquiries regarding COVID-19 received by Magen David Adom's emergency call center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2020, 12:26 AM

Tel Aviv: 14-year-old boy killed by truck

Boy declared dead after being struck by truck while riding his electric scooter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2020, 6:07 PM

MDA to protect blood stores from Coronavirus

Magen David Adom takes precautions with blood supply despite no evidence Coronavirus can be transmitted by blood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2020, 7:12 PM

Magen David Adom sends 2,000 protective masks to Chabad of China

MDA sends protective masks and kits to Chabad Houses in China.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2020, 2:22 PM

Magen David Adom offers assistance to Turkish Red Crescent rescue forces

Following Turkey earthquake, Magen David Adom offers supplementary aid to Turkish rescue forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2020, 10:49 PM

12-year-old dies after falling from window in Ashdod

Efforts to revive boy who fell from fifth-story window fail.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2020, 9:22 PM

Man who drowned trying to rescue family identified

Motti Ben Shabbat drowns after attempting to rescue his family from floods in Nahariya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 6:59 PM

Man drowns attempting to rescue others from floods

32-year-old swept away while attempting to save others from floods in Nahariya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 4:01 PM

Magen David Adom provides medical treatment to 11 victims of Saturday's storms

MDA teams provide medical treatment to 11 victims of the severe weather conditions, including two who were rescued from a Tel Aviv elevator.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2020, 12:01 AM

1 dead, 1 hurt in shooting in the north

39-year-old man killed, young man seriously wounded in shooting in the Galilee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2019, 3:23 PM

MDA announces it won't reduce level of service provided to citizens of Judea, Samaria

Magen David Adom director-general speaks with YESHA Council Chairman, says he ordered reduction of services to be canceled.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2019, 9:01 PM

Rare medical procedure saves stabbed baby

MDA paramedic Mohammad Shibli performs, rare, complex procedure to save life on 1-year-old who was stabbed by his mother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2019, 7:53 PM

Firefighters rescue toddler who got head trapped between bars

1-year-old pulled from stairwell bars after becoming trapped at his kindergarten in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2019, 5:27 PM

'There's a baby in the infant seat'

MDA releases recording of conversation in which eyewitness reported of accident at the Givat Ze'ev junction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2019, 11:38 PM

Elderly man killed in Jerusalem fire

Firefighting crews, paramedics fight to save life of man found unresponsive in residential building fire, forced to declare him dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2019, 6:15 PM

Haifa: Toddler dies at daycare center

In a daycare center in Haifa, a toddler was found not breathing and without a pulse, ambulance rushed him to Rambam hospitalArutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2019, 4:30 PM

She gave birth in a ambulance and returned to say thanks

Tzofit Naim came to the Netivot branch of Mada to pass on her thanksArutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2019, 11:29 AM

Girl who collapsed during siren regains consciousness

Eight-year-old girl from Holon who collapsed while making her way to a protected space regains consciousness.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/15/2019, 10:02 PM

Swastika painted on MDA ambulance in Tel Aviv

Magen David Adom paramedics find swastika painted on their ambulance after treating patient in Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/15/2019, 8:26 PM

Dvir Shnerb, injured in attack, rejoins his ambulance

2 months after attack that murdered his sister, he rejoins his ambulance as medic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2019, 2:14 PM

39 treated for injuries from rocket attacks

Magen David Adom treats dozens wounded in mass Islamic Jihad rocket attack from Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 5:32 PM

Woman killed as car overturns

MDA, rescue services forced to declare 60-year-old woman dead after her car overturns on the Golan Heights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2019, 3:27 PM

Hitchhiker seriously hurt in Samaria crash

Young man from well-known Religious Zionist family in serious condition after being struck by car near Har Bracha.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2019, 10:35 PM

'An angel on a motorcycle'

Mother who delivered in surprise home birth says MDA paramedic Yissachar Weiss is 'an angel on a motorcycle.'Orly Harari , 11/6/2019, 2:40 PM

Saving lives in memory of fallen soldiers

MDA holds Life Guardian course in memory of Nachshon Wachsman and Nir Poraz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/4/2019, 5:41 PM

2 seriously hurt in motorcycle crash in the south

Motorcycle, truck collide, injuring 2 on the motorcycle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2019, 4:39 PM

Infant declared dead in Tel Aviv

Resuscitation efforts fail after 4-month-old baby found unconscious in crib.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/17/2019, 3:34 PM

Three men hit by lightning at Zikim Beach

MDA paramedics perform CPR on critically injured beachgoers hit by lightning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2019, 2:53 PM

15-year-old hurt in ATV accident

ATV overturns in northern Israel with 3 minors aboard, leaving 15-year-old moderately injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2019, 4:21 PM

2 seriously hurt in Jerusalem accident

6 people hurt, 2 in critical condition after vehicle crashes in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2019, 9:08 PM

4-year-old left in hot car for 2 hours

Toddler miraculously not in life-threatening danger after being forgotten in vehicle for hours on hot afternoon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 8:39 PM

6-year-old falls 6 stories

Child in critical condition after falling 6 stories from residential building in Yavneh.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 3:16 PM

Elderly man killed in parachute crash

73-year-old man killed, 15-year-old girl hurt when parachute crashes on cliff in Sharon area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 4:19 PM

'I arrived to treat the injured, and saw they were my relatives'

Magen David Adom paramedic Shlomo Perl tells the story of Friday morning's attack, which left 2 injured and 1 dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2019, 3:31 PM

1 killed in Jordan valley car collision

39-year-old man killed, 17-year-old boy hurt in head-on collision between cars in Jordan Valley.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2019, 8:59 AM

Santiago working with MDA to train municipal personnel

Magen David Adom assists in developing the first responders system in Santiago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2019, 2:55 PM