MDA treats 168 people over Tisha B'Av fast

Over 150 require medical assistance during 25 hour fast in midsummer heat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2017, 8:04 PM

'I was only lightly wounded - why waste a medic on me?'

Aharon Adler insisted on treating wounded policemen even after being shot in the leg.Tzvi Lev, 8/1/2017, 12:20 PM

MDA medics honored for treating wounded cops on Temple Mount

With bullets flying past them, a team of medics worked desperately to save the wounded policemen, and were honored today for their efforts.Tzvi Lev, 7/31/2017, 2:39 PM

Man killed in Eshkol region traffic accident

Man, 20s, trapped in van he was driving and found dead; MDA teams forced to declare death.Mordechai Sones, 7/17/2017, 4:14 PM

Man shot near Kiryat Arba

MDA and IDF medical teams treating victim of gunshot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2017, 8:29 PM

All emergency responders to be called via MDA Dispatch Center

1221 no longer to be advertised, yet will still operate; all calls to be routed through integrated system.Mordechai Sones, 7/3/2017, 9:16 PM

'You saved my life - please come to my son's wedding'

MDA volunteer invited to wedding of son of heart attack victim he provided life saving assistance to.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2017, 6:43 PM

4 year old chokes on toy

Child in serious condition after getting toy duck stuck in his trachea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2017, 8:58 PM

'She was lying broken on the floor - it was a terrible sight'

Medics describe vicious attack on MDA staff attempting to treat patient.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2017, 7:15 PM

MDA medic administers aid - and is brutally attacked

Medic treating a woman in the Dead Sea area in need of medical attention is attacked by the woman's partner.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2017, 9:25 AM

10-year-old boy strangled by rope in elevator

Boy strangled after rope winds around his neck in Beit Shemesh elevator. MDA teams perform child CPR operations.Mordechai Sones, 4/3/2017, 6:27 PM

ZAKA, MDA sign cooperation between organizations

ZAKA and MDA broaden cooperation. ZAKA volunteers will be on call together with MDA personnel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2017, 6:17 PM

New MDA mobile app shortens stroke treatment time

Once the MDA team has examined the patient, they will instantly transfer the data required for admission to the hospital trauma department.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2017, 2:52 PM

'I can't imagine the suffering she went through'

Friends of woman burned to death in Holon recall her life - and describe her violent death.Yoel Domb, 3/14/2017, 3:20 PM

2 killed in fireworks factory explosion

A strong explosion in a fireworks factory caused a fire. 2 were fatally injured.Ido ben Porat, 3/14/2017, 1:32 PM

Woman torched to death in Holon health service clinic

A woman in her 50s died after a 78-year-old patient allegedly torched her room in a Holon medical center. The suspect fled and was caught.Reut Hadar, 3/14/2017, 9:48 AM

Fire breaks out in Dimona apartment

Apartment fire injures 21, MDA and firefighters rescue trapped victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2017, 8:41 AM

63-year-old lies injured overnight in synagogue

A 63-year-old man was found this morning lying injured on the floor of a synagogue in the Binyamin region.Yedidia Ben Or, 1/19/2017, 8:51 AM

Two seriously injured in plane crash near Tel Aviv

Plane crash in Sharon region east of Tel Aviv leaves two in serious condition.Reut Hadar, 1/6/2017, 10:52 AM

Magen David Adom resumes normal operations in Judea and Samaria

Magen David Adom CEO orders medical team to return to full operations in Judea and Samaria after Health Minister promises to raise budget.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2016, 7:48 PM

MDA to cut services in Judea/Samaria - Hatzalah to fill in

MDA has announced that it will greatly reduce its service to communities in Judea and Samaria. Hatzalah has said it would fill in the gap.Shlomo Vile, 12/29/2016, 11:36 PM

US ambassador gives blood for Israel

The MDA blood service team arrived at the UN ambassador's residence where the ambassador and other members of his staff gave blood.Reut Hadar, 11/23/2016, 8:12 PM

MDA volunteer saves neighbor after heart failure

MDA paramedic Arik Koznitz was on hand to save the life of his neighbor, Yaakov Zelaves, who suffered heart failure outside his house.Yoel Domb, 11/14/2016, 6:22 PM

Two killed on Highway 6

Two people were killed and one seriously injured when their car crashed into a truck on Highway 6 Wednesday morning.Orly Harary, 11/2/2016, 9:19 AM

18 injured in Tel Aviv bus accident

18 people were injured Thursday morning in an accident involving a tow truck and a bus on Sderot Rokah in Tel Aviv.Yedidia ben Or, 10/27/2016, 12:29 PM

Two-year-old in critical condition after near-drowning

A toddler nearly drowns in a private pool in the Modi'in region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/17/2016, 8:18 PM

2-year-old seriously injured after dog bite to head

A 2-year-old boy was seriously injured this evening in the area of Migdal Haemek, after a dog bite to his head.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2016, 9:44 PM

MDA presents statistics from the past year of terror attacks

Past year saw wave of terror attacks with the rise of 'lone-wolf' stabbings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/27/2016, 10:53 PM

Infant dies in Petah Tikva nursery

MDA teams performed resuscitation on a baby and evacuated her to Schneider hospital where doctors were forced to declare her dead.Yoel Domb, 9/26/2016, 6:56 PM

Woman falls on Ramat Gan bus, in serious condition

A woman in her sixties is in serious condition after falling this afternoon, Monday, in a Ramat Gan bus.Yoel Domb, 9/26/2016, 4:27 PM

MDA Director takes the witness stand in Azariya case

Eli Bin, Director of MDA: We don't approach a wounded person if we think he might have an explosive device.Yedidya Ben Or, 9/25/2016, 4:20 PM

Terrorist who murdered Israeli citizen dies in prison

Yasser Hamdouni, terrorist serving a life sentence for the murder of Avner Maimon in 2003,died this morning in jail during sports activity.Yoel Domb, 9/25/2016, 11:15 AM

3-year-old electrocuted, in critical condition

A 3-year-old toddler who was electrocuted brought to intersection in the Negev, from where MDA medics hurried him to the hospital.Yedidya Ben Or, 9/11/2016, 12:00 PM

I discovered my 'morphine angel' while watching television

Woman wounded in Istanbul terror attack found MDA member who had helped her there while watching footage of Tel Aviv car park rescuers.Yoel Domb, 9/8/2016, 12:45 PM

4th body removed from rubble of Tel Aviv parking garage

The body of a 40-year-old man was removed from the rubble of the Ramat Hachayal parking garage. MDA teams at the site declared his death.Yedidia Ben Or, 9/6/2016, 5:57 PM

Toddler falls four stories, in serious condition

A toddler fell four stories from his porch to the stone courtyard below in Jerusalem. MDA emergency personnel describe the scene.Rachel Kaplan, 8/22/2016, 10:36 PM

Two women and baby dead from car crash

Two young women and a baby were left dead after a collision between a truck and a private vehicle on Highway 4 last night.Reut Hadar, 8/3/2016, 10:44 AM

Baby drowns in bathtub in Jerusalem

The 18-month-old girl's condition is termed very serious. MDA paramedics administered CPR and evacuated the child to the hospital.Ido Ben Porat, 8/2/2016, 10:49 PM

Eight-year-old child drowns in hotel near Dead Sea

MDA first responders unable to save child who had been dragged out of pool. Health organization warns against leaving children unsupervised.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2016, 4:18 PM

Tragedy on the balcony

6-year-old boy seriously wounded falling from the balcony of his home in Ramat Gan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2016, 10:06 AM

Jewish man arrested for throwing rocks at cars

Police arrest Jewish man from Rishon Lezion on suspicion of throwing rocks at vehicles on Route 431, including an ambulance.Ido Ben-Porat, 4/26/2016, 10:36 AM

Within an hour: Two killed in accidents in the north

Two separate fatal road accidents in the northern region of Israel claim the lives of two and injure three.Shoshana Miskin, 4/21/2016, 5:59 PM

Bus driver: 'I saw the terrorist in the hospital'

Driver of bombed bus recalls horror, says he saw the terrorists in the hospital, severely wounded, with severed limbs.David Rosenberg, 4/19/2016, 11:55 AM

MDA boosts medic shifts, supplies before Passover

Organization calls on the public to be smart about safety when traveling.Tova Dvorin, 4/18/2016, 3:45 PM

Four-year-old tragically dies in fatal fall

Tragedy in Be'er Sheva: Infant boy plummets to his death from 8th-floor apartment.Uzi Baruch, 4/17/2016, 6:42 PM

Home birth complications lead to baby's death

MDA called to scene of home birth in which baby has no breath or pulse. Despite best efforts, doctors were unable to save the infant's life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2016, 8:09 AM

Young child dies after TV falls on her in Ra'anana

MDA first responders were unable to save four-year-old child after a television fell on her head.Orly Harari, 4/9/2016, 8:56 PM

Driver dies after car 'flips several times'

40-year-old killed after his car gets 'smashed' due to flipping; around an hour later, another car rolls into a deep stream bank.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2016, 9:39 AM

IDF official: Terrorists already checked for weapons, MDA wrong

Army official rejects MDA report, reaffirms IDF claims that terrorists were already checked for weapons and verified as being unarmed.David Rosenberg, 3/28/2016, 10:20 PM

MDA investigation vindicates soldier's version of events

Investigative committee determines concerns that Hevron terrorist had a bomb belt under his coat were not ruled out before the soldier shot.Uzi Baruch, 3/28/2016, 6:17 PM

Tragedy in Eilat

7-year-old boy drowns in a hotel pool, medics try to save him but with no success.Reut Hadar, Shoshana Miskin, 3/27/2016, 7:26 PM

Shooting attack in northern Jerusalem

Drive-by shooting targets bus at Ramot Junction, attacker flees the scene with police in hot pursuit. None wounded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2016, 9:09 AM

Woman tragically dies in Ashdod fire

35-year-old found with no signs of life during apartment fire in coastal city; cause of blaze remains a mystery.Ari Yashar, 3/7/2016, 3:37 PM

MDA gets largest-ever donation for blood center

Donation of $25 million from Marcus Foundation will build a new blood services center in Ramla.Gil Ronen, 3/2/2016, 10:55 PM

14 runners hospitalized in Tel Aviv marathon

14 require hospitalization, many more need medical treatment, in what is becoming an annual tradition that has already cost two lives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2016, 1:59 PM

Terror wave: 33 dead, 311 wounded in 222 attacks

MDA reports 222 terror attacks over past 5 months, leaving 33 Israelis dead, 311 wounded.David Rosenberg, 2/24/2016, 4:03 PM

Tragedy in Har Hevron: 1-year-old baby drowns

Medical teams forced to pronounce death of infant who drowned in a tub of water in southern Har Hevron; 'this is a serious tragedy.'Uzi Baruch, 2/19/2016, 1:55 PM