14-year-old boy dies during soccer game

14-year-old boy dies during soccer game

Boy declared dead at Hadassah Hospital after collapsing during soccer game at Jerusalem field.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2020, 1:59 PM
MDA tests 88,489 people for COVID-19 in 1 week

MDA tests 88,489 people for COVID-19 in 1 week

Magen David Adom announces that it has tested 1,142,353 people for coronavirus since the beginning of the outbreak in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2020, 8:00 PM
Record number of coronavirus samples taken

Record number of coronavirus samples taken

At Health Ministry's request, IDF's Home Front Command, Israel's HMOs, & Magen David Adom test 21,444 people for coronavirus in one day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2020, 1:05 PM
Elevator collapses in Tel Aviv, injuring four

Elevator collapses in Tel Aviv, injuring four

Elevator falls six levels in Tel Aviv, injuring four people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2020, 9:09 PM
Infant rescued after being forgotten in car

Infant rescued after being forgotten in car

1-month-old baby saved after being locked in car for a half hour.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/3/2020, 6:20 PM
Toddler in serious condition after being left in vehicle

Toddler in serious condition after being left in vehicle

2-year-old loses consciousness after being forgotten in car in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2020, 5:57 PM
Magen David Adom reports 300% increase in number of calls to hotline

Magen David Adom reports 300% increase in number of calls to hotline

Following spike in coronavirus cases, Magen David Adom reports massive increase in calls to emergency hotline.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2020, 10:02 AM
MDA ambulances maintain 8-minute average response during peak of Covid-19

MDA ambulances maintain 8-minute average response during peak of Covid-19

Israel’s national EMS organization cites size of ambulance fleet and volunteer base  as crucial factorsR. Devorah Levine, 6/30/2020, 8:27 PM
1 killed, 11 hurt as bus collides with car

1 killed, 11 hurt as bus collides with car

Driver killed in collision with bus in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2020, 6:38 PM
Magen David Adom helping Congo set up 'drive thru' coronavirus centers

Magen David Adom helping Congo set up 'drive thru' coronavirus centers

MDA helps medical agencies in Congo set up a 'drive thru' sampling facility. 'From the moment they contacted us, we were ready to help.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2020, 1:40 PM
Man killed in collision with camel

Man killed in collision with camel

30-year-old man killed after car collides with camel in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2020, 9:47 PM
4-year-old nearly strangled by string attached to pacifier

4-year-old nearly strangled by string attached to pacifier

Child in critical condition after string attached to pacifier wraps around her neck.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2020, 3:38 PM
Magen David Adom stands in solidarity with coronavirus victims around the world

Magen David Adom stands in solidarity with coronavirus victims around the world

Magen David Adom holds international solidarity event for communities affected by coronavirus around the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2020, 7:50 PM
MDA forces deployed in Meron for Lag B'Omer

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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

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

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

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'

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

'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

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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'

'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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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