MDA offers assistance to Turkish rescue forces

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

Medic treats accident victims while on way to his own wedding

Dressed in his groom's suit, Mordechai Avot, 22, of Tzfat didn't think twice before rushing to treat car accident victims.Orli Harari, 1/21/2020, 3:23 PM

MDA emergency update - stormy weather in Israel

Watch: Chaim Rafalowski, MDA disaster management coordinator, updates on recent events throughout the countryArutz Sheva, 1/8/2020, 10:13 PM

MDA treats 11 victims of stormy weather

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

13-year-old sees dream fulfilled after suffering cardiac arrest

Shalom Dov Ber Yona suffered cardiac arrest three years ago - now he has his dream fulfilled, meeting his favorite singer and going on stageArutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2019, 5:22 PM

MDA to maintain full service in Judea and 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

"MDA's leadership is putting our lives in danger"

MDA to reduce emergency response activities in Judea and Samaria once again, amid budget battle with Finance Ministry.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2019, 11:02 AM

Haredi teens trained to serve as MDA emergency responders

15 haredi teenagers complete MDA training program in Yavniel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2019, 3:17 PM

Woman suffocates on piece of bread

70-year-old found unconscious at the Geula neighborhood of Jerusalem, pronounced dead at the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2019, 11:30 PM

Two dead in Jerusalem apartment

Two young men found dead in Jerusalem apartment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2019, 9:55 PM

Woman drives recklessly, shot by security guards

Driver shot in Ashdod Port after security guards thought she was carrying out ramming attack. Police: Incident not terror-related.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2019, 11:12 PM

Hundreds take part in blood drive at Israeli-Arab town

MDA blood drive nets 560 donations from town of Sakhnin in northern Israel, along with organ donors, hair donations for cancer patients.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019, 1:19 PM

Doctors from Canada join MDA's International Emergency Unit

Specialists in emergency medicine, internal medicine, general practitioners, neurology, orthopedic surgery arrive to undergo MDA training.Mordechai Sones, 11/7/2019, 2:39 PM

10-year-old in Ashkelon saves his father's life

Ten-year-old Yarin summoned MDA, who arrived at his home a moment before his father collapsed due to cardiac arrest.Orly Harari, 10/27/2019, 10:16 PM

MDA's 'Wish Ambulance' fulfills a dream

Ohr Wilhelm, a 14-year-old boy from Eilat, fulfilled his dream of meeting his favorite gamer with the help of MDA's Wish Ambulance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2019, 9:09 PM

Man dead after electrocuting himself in Jordan River

Man electrocutes himself while fishing, paramedics forced to declare him dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2019, 8:47 PM

MDA: 1,852 people evacuated to hospitals on Yom Kippur

The count includes two children who were killed in car accidents while riding their bikes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2019, 8:06 PM

Suspected murder and attempted suicide near Jerusalem

The dead body of a woman about 30 is found in Motza as well as a man in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2019, 8:02 PM

66-year-old drowns at Michmoret Beach

MDA staff forced to determine death of 66-year-old man who drowned this afternoon on Kushi Beach in Michmoret, after CPR efforts failed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2019, 10:34 PM

2 weeks after surviving bombing, Dvir Shnerb becomes a medic

Just days after being released from hospital after suffering serious injuries in terrorist bombing, Israeli teen becomes certified medic.Sam Sokol, JTA, 9/6/2019, 10:03 AM

"My father collapsed": 11-year-old boy saves his father's life

A young boy saves his father's life after he loses consciousness on a hiking trail in an isolated location, aided by the MDA 101 hotline.Orly Harari, 9/5/2019, 6:51 PM

'I was clinically dead 3 times - but was saved each time'

Ilan Keshet has been dead, clinically speaking, three times. Yet each time he has cheated death, being revived to life again.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2019, 11:01 AM

One birth after another

MDA medic delivers baby for the first time, then just minutes later, delivers another baby.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2019, 1:12 PM

MDA holds annual beach emergency training for the public

Program aims to raise awareness of risks at beach during summer, and give the public tools to handle drowning cases until MDA teams arrive.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2019, 4:42 PM

35-year-old man killed in a factory in the Lower Galilee

An MDA team called to the factory carried out CPR but eventually had to declare his death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2019, 7:27 PM

MDA's 'First Seven Minutes' project reaches the US

Project aims to impart MDA knowledge and experience in communities around the world, providing them with tools for dealing with emergencies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/21/2019, 11:29 AM

Third generation in saving lives

Fifteen-year-old Goni Grisaro dreamed from early age of being like parents, grandfather, older sister - saving lives. 'Great satisfaction.'Orli Harari, 7/15/2019, 7:28 PM

Young Jews from around the world volunteer for 'MDA Overseas'

Hundreds of young adults volunteer in Israel to save lives as part of the MDA Overseas project, which recently marked its 28th year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/14/2019, 7:26 PM

Crane operator loses consciousness, MDA team climbs to rescue

Crane operator loses consciousness at height of 50 meters. MDA teams climb, give medical treatment, evacuate to hospital.Mordechai Sones, 7/11/2019, 2:59 PM

First female Druze MDA Medi-cycle paramedic

23-year-old Golan Heights resident is first Druze woman ever to serve as medi-cycle paramedic with MDA first response organization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2019, 2:40 PM

'In the right place at the right time'

Medics, guests at event, save life of 71 year old man during his grandson's Bar Mitzvah after hearing cries for help from adjacent hall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2019, 6:20 PM

Female paramedic delivers her own baby

MDA paramedic delivers her own baby. Daughter: 'It wasn't something I'd imagined could happen.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2019, 2:37 PM

70-year-old man seriously injured in Bat Yam fire

Magen Dovid Adom paramedics evacuate two people to Wolfson Hospital and treat two others at the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2019, 3:54 PM

Three-year-old run over by bus in front of family

Baruch Eisenberg, who arrived with family from NY for Passover visit, hit by bus on after suddenly descending from sidewalk to road.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2019, 10:34 PM

Bus rolls over in the south, one critically injured

The bus, which was empty of passengers at the time, rolled over for an unknown reason.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2019, 9:59 PM

Ayelet Shaked: Discrimination against Judea and Samaria will end

'Putting the residents of Judea and Samaria in danger due to a Ministry of Finance failure is out of the question,' Shaked says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2019, 10:05 AM

Crisis averted as emergency services for settlements to continue

PM intervenes to end ongoing crisis with MDA's operations in Judea and Samaria, securing deal to ensure funding for emergency services.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2019, 4:21 PM

MK Yogev: Transfer MDA's budget to United Hatzalah

MK Yogev speaks to PMs Bureau Director attempting to reach solution for MDA in Judea/Samaria.Mordechai Sones, 3/24/2019, 5:14 PM

What if Magen David Adom stopped its services in Tel Aviv?

MDA's next step could be stopping services anywhere if they are allowed to cancel services in parts of Judea and Samaria without a problem. Leonie Ben-Simon, 2/17/2019, 12:51 PM

Magen David Adom reduces activity in Judea and Samaria

MDA announces it will reduce activity in Judea and Samaria due to budget cuts by the Ministry of Health.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2019, 1:05 AM

2 women killed in road accident near Jerusalem

2 killed, 41 injured in a severe road accident between a bus and a private vehicle on Route 443 near Beit Horon. Road closed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2019, 10:43 AM

MK Folkman's mother killed outside Kulanu headquarters

Folkman, active in Kulanu election headquarters, was run over at party headquarters in Tel Aviv. MDA team at scene determined death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2019, 10:57 PM

Drowning victim declared dead on Ashkelon beach

Medical team forced to declare death of young man pulled out of sea at the Ashkelon beach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2019, 8:16 AM

'Judea and Samaria residents have been taken hostage'

Yossi Dagan on closing of MDA stations: 'Yet again, residents are hostages of internal battles between the finance and health ministries.'Rafael Levy, 1/22/2019, 8:46 AM

MDA to drastically cut back services in Judea and Samaria

According to report, ambulance service to shutter five stations and cut back on services in Judea and Samaria amid a budget shortfall.Tzvi Lev, 1/18/2019, 8:43 AM

Teenage girl airlifted after falling down ravine

High school student in moderate condition after falling more than 30 feet during a school hike in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2019, 3:26 PM

Young woman killed after climbing electric pole

Two young persons climb electric pole in central Israeli city of Rishon Letzion. Young woman electrocuted and her death confirmed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2019, 8:10 AM

Indian foreign worker dies in Haifa apartment

One foreign worker dead, another injured after inhaling toxic substances from barbecue lit inside apartment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2018, 10:38 AM

Motorcyclist killed in accident in north

45-year-old driver apparently skidded on Route 89 and was trapped under safety railing. Police investigating.Mordechai Sones, 11/29/2018, 9:52 AM

Viewer discretion: Man jumps to death at train platform

Man of about 30 takes own life at Beit Yehoshua train station; body thrown back onto platform hitting other passengers.Mordechai Sones, 11/26/2018, 6:57 PM

MDA bills widow of murdered terror victim for ambulance ride

Widow of Rabbi Itamar Ben-Gal, who was stabbed to death by terrorist in February, receives bill for ambulance evacuation of slain husband.Orly Harari, 10/17/2018, 2:25 PM

First MDAthon in Israel: 'Start-up to save lives'

New life-saving technologies developed at special gathering of medical volunteers and professionals.Mordechai Sones, 10/8/2018, 6:16 PM

Magen David Adom on high alert for Yom Kippur

MDA raises alert level, prepares helicopters, ambulances, and volunteers for expected spike in medical emergencies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2018, 1:38 PM

Philippines to network with Israeli emergency medical service

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte vows cooperation with Israel's largest emergency first response organization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2018, 11:45 AM

Paramedic stopped by police after speeding to treat cop's dad

Manhunt ends after speeding paramedic found to be rushing to save policeman's father.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2018, 7:13 PM

MDA and United Hatzalah to cooperate

Health Ministry launches new information application to bring about cooperation between emergency organizations MDA and United Hatzalah.Mordechai Sones, 8/20/2018, 8:52 PM

'Proud to be a part of Israeli delegation helping in Guatemala'

Tal Rabin joins Israeli aid delegation that left for Guatemala following the eruption of the volcano Fuego.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2018, 2:54 PM