Medics: Blast Scene was 'Eerily Silent, Like an Earthquake'

Magen David Adom paramedics relate first-hand rescue experiences from the gas balloon explosion in Jerusalem Sunday night.Ari Yashar, 1/20/2014, 2:48 PM

Magen David Adom and Hatzalah to Make Peace, Cooperate

Ministry of Health decides to unite competing medic services, to reduce strife between the two groups.Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2014, 9:23 AM

One Killed, 9 Injured in Golan Heights Car Accident

Traffic accident at Shirion intersection in Golan Heights; circumstances of incident still unclear.Tova Dvorin, 1/1/2014, 6:21 PM

MDA Treats 10,000 in 3 Days

MDA reports on snowstorm efforts, injuries, and reminds public to stay safe.Maayana Miskin, 12/15/2013, 2:32 PM

Snow Takes a Short Break, But Will Return in Full Force

After being closed due to snowfall, the main roads to Jerusalem were reopened Thursday afternoon - perhaps temporarily, though.David Lev, 12/12/2013, 3:20 PM

Lapid Slammed for Hypocrisy over Blood-Donation Racism Row

Critics deride Yesh Atid head's 'outrage' over blood donor criteria - which were approved by one of his party’s ministers.Maayana Miskin, 12/12/2013, 2:58 PM

Rabbi Slams 'Racism' Blood Controversy: What About the British?

Rabbi Chaim Navon attacks 'pathetic' allegations of 'racism' over blood donor policy: ‘MDA doesn’t take blood from British, either’.Maayana Miskin, 12/12/2013, 10:56 AM

Lapid: Mess With the Ethiopian MKs and You Mess With All of Us

Yesh Atid head criticizes and threatens Magen David Adom for refusing to let an Ethiopian MK from his party donate blood.Elad Benari, 12/12/2013, 2:44 AM

Crash in Negev Kills Child, Leaves 4 Injured

11 year old boy killed, four teens injured in crash in southern town of Hura. MDA medics recount the scene.Tova Dvorin, 11/24/2013, 3:38 PM

MDA Commits to Continue Serving the Citizens of Israel

American Friends of Magen David Adom CEO speaks with Arutz Sheva TV about the first aid organization which was established before the state.Arutz Sheva TV, 11/12/2013, 7:52 PM

MDA Cancels Service in Judea, Samaria

MDA blames funding cut for decision to shut down 13 emergency response posts, but residents say Red Cross is behind the move.Maayana Miskin, 10/15/2013, 10:33 PM

Star of David Not Allowed on Temple Mount

Cops forced a Magen David Adom volunteer to remove his jacket with the organization’s emblem before entering the Temple Mount.Elad Benari, 10/7/2013, 4:12 AM

Fatal Accident: Truck had Parked at the Roadside

Traffic jams prevented emergency crews from reaching the scene of Highway 6 accident on time.Gil Ronen, 8/4/2013, 5:09 PM

MDA Sticker Campaign on Forgotten Baby Syndrome

MDA staff and workers are handing out stickers countrywide, reminding drivers to check for forgotten kids in cars.Gil Ronen, 7/16/2013, 8:52 AM

Third Time in Two Weeks: Baby Left in Car Dies

A baby has died after being forgotten in a car for five hours – the second incident in as many daysChana Ya'ar, 7/15/2013, 2:41 PM

MDA Gets Hundreds of Jellyfish Complaints

Just in time for summer vacation, the first schools of jellyfish have been observed off Israel's coast.David Lev, 6/23/2013, 8:36 PM

New Yorkers Raise Funds for Israel

The Mashadi Synagogue in Great Neck, New York holds a special market aimed at fundraising for Israeli organizations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2013, 1:44 AM

MDA Preparing Ahead for Lag Ba”Omer at Meron

Magen David Adom is already making preparations for the massive influx of Jews expected for Lag Ba'Omer at Meron.Chana Ya'ar, 4/15/2013, 8:17 PM

Hospitals, MDA Overloaded

Flu and other winter ailments causing overload. MDA places more ambulances on call.Gil Ronen, 1/27/2013, 8:42 PM

Quick Thinking Paramedics Deliver Baby on Side of the Road

Snow forced paramedics from the MDA Kiryat Arba branch to act heroically and swiftly during the roadside delivery of a healthy newborn. Annie Lubin, 1/10/2013, 10:44 AM

Karma? Shas' Deri Seeks Shelter from Missiles

Shas co-leader Aryeh Deri, who made the Oslo Accords possible, comes under fire in Ashdod.Gil Ronen, 11/20/2012, 11:11 AM

Ichud Hatzalah: We'll Sue MDA for Defamation

A long-standing rivalry between Israeli rescue services Magen David Adom and Ichud (United) Hatzalah came to the fore MondayDavid Lev, 10/29/2012, 6:50 PM

Earthquake Doomsday Scenario: Hospitals Collapse, 4,000 Hurt

Massive Home Front earthquake drill continues with scenario in which hospitals collapse in Eilat, Afula and Haifa.Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2012, 9:52 AM

Three Family Members Dead in Megiddo Crash

Three members of one family were killed in a crash outside Megiddo. A baby was found alive but hurt in the backseat. Maayana Miskin, 9/9/2012, 8:38 PM

Blood Donations Hall Opens in Jerusalem

A new facility for blood donations has been opened at the Magen David Adom center in Jerusalem.Gil Ronen, 8/17/2012, 2:16 PM

MDA Issues Water Safety Guidelines

MDA issues safety rules for swimming following drowning deaths.Maayana Miskin, 8/8/2012, 6:41 PM

MDA Teams 'Met with Applause' by Victims

The MDA crews that arrived at Burgas were met with "a lot of emotions, something we are not used to."Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 7/19/2012, 9:06 PM

Ad in Newspaper Hits Magen David-Red Cross Pact

Residents of Samaria use a newspaper ad to ask US supporters of Magen David to withhold funds because of a pact with the Red Cross.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/1/2012, 12:38 PM

Canadian Jews Stop Donating to MDA Over Yesha Ambulances

Canadian Jews announce they will stop donating to MDA due to the removal of the Jewish star from its ambulances in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 3/6/2012, 1:15 AM

Hershkowitz Lone Minister to Back ‘Magen David Adom' Bill

Hershkowitz is the lone Cabinet minister backing a bill requiring the Star of David on Magen David ambulances in Judea and Samaria.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/4/2012, 1:44 PM

Proposal: Bring MDA to Judea and Samaria

A proposed law would obligate MDA to provide services in Judea and Samaria.Maayana Miskin, 3/2/2012, 11:26 AM

MK Ben-Ari: MDA Won't Get My Blood!

MK Michael Ben-Ari refused to participate in an MDA blood drive in protest over the removal of Magen David symbols from ambulances in Yesha.David Lev, 11/30/2011, 7:56 PM

Red Magen David Explains Emblem Change

Red Magen David has responded to A7 's report. Below is MDA's response, the link to the article and the entire document signed in 2005.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2011, 11:10 PM

Red Magen David, PA, Red Cross Agree: Israel is an "Occupier"

MDA signed a Red Cross document saying it "will ensure that it has no chapters outside the internationaly recognized borders of..Israel." Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2011, 10:09 PM

Compromise Reached on Ambulance Star of David

Red Star of David to first be removed from ambulances in other parts of Israel, and only then in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 8/24/2011, 1:05 AM

MDA's Red Star of David Out – But Why?

Magen David Adom is removing its symbol from ambulances used east of the 1949 armistice line, known also as the pre-1967 line. Maayana Miskin, 8/22/2011, 10:44 PM

Final Count: 8 Israelis Dead in Attacks

Eight dead following a triple terrorist attack in Israel's southern region. IDF soldiers killed several terrorists and search for others.Chana Ya'ar, 8/18/2011, 2:46 PM

MDA Prepares for Heat Wave

A major heat wave is expected to hit Israel this week. MDA gives tips on how to stay safe as temperatures soar.Maayana Miskin, 7/24/2011, 6:29 PM

Video: Magen David Adom's Midnight Evacuation of Crash Victims

Israel’s Magen David Adom crews were at the airport at midnight to care for 13 Israelis injured in a fatal car crash in the former Soviet Bloc.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu and Yoni Kempinski, 7/11/2011, 10:19 AM

Soldiers Literally Give their Blood for Israel

The expression of soldiers giving their blood for a country never is truer than in Israel, where troops give 25 percent of blood bank donations. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/12/2011, 10:18 AM

Israel Conducts Biological Warfare Drill

Arutz7 visits Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, where a drill in biological warfare took place, involving combined emergency forces.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 11/10/2010, 3:15 AM

Paramedics Save Two Babies

MDA paramedics manage to save a baby and a toddler in a single day. Medics remind parents to learn CPR.Maayana Miskin, 2/27/2010, 11:17 PM

One Israeli Still Missing in Haiti Earthquake

Seven of the eight Israelis first reported missing in Haiti have been located following Tuesday’s mammoth earthquake. Israel sends field hospital.Hana Levi Julian, 1/14/2010, 2:08 PM

HMOs to Cover Ambulance Service

Health maintenance organizations (kupat holim clinics) will start paying directly for ambulance rides to the hospital starting next February. Hana Levi Julian, 12/10/2009, 6:37 PM

Man's Quest for Soup Lands Him in Hospital

One man's quest for a rustic soup landed him in the emergency room.Malkah Fleisher, 11/24/2009, 10:03 PM