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Hatzala-Thon Celebration Draws Millions of Viewers and Dollars

Hatzala-Thon Celebration Draws Millions of Viewers and Dollars

Hatzalah raises $15 million with 24-hour Hatzalah-Thon in 24 hours amidst coronavirus crisis.United for Protection (UFP), 14/05/2020 17:55
Help our volunteers get the emergency equipment they need today!

Help our volunteers get the emergency equipment they need today!

In recent weeks, Hatzala Beit Shemesh has started to run out of key equipment needed to continue saving lives...Dovid Cohn , 31/03/2020 20:39
The potato menorah lit in memory of the Holocaust

The potato menorah lit in memory of the Holocaust

New Jersey Hatzalah paramedics of New Jersey come to aid of elderly woman whose family lights an extra Hanukkah candle in a potato.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2019 15:30
'MDA saves lives both in Israel and around the world'

'MDA saves lives both in Israel and around the world'

For the first time, Magen David Adom hosts an International Hatzalah Conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2019 14:12
Free measles vaccines to be available in Brooklyn

Free measles vaccines to be available in Brooklyn

Hatzalah to offer free measles vaccines in haredi parts of Brooklyn amid outbreak.Marcy Oster/JTA, 08/05/2019 21:02
Emergency services treat dozens in Israel's south for shock

Emergency services treat dozens in Israel's south for shock

The United Hatzalah Psychotrauma and Crisis Response Unit are treating Israelis in the line of rocket fire for emotional stress.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2019 00:04
LA Fire Department declines help from Jewish ambulance corps

LA Fire Department declines help from Jewish ambulance corps

Los Angeles Fire Department refuses to allow Hatzalah to assist in 911-type calls, citing county regulations.Marcy Oster/JTA, 11/02/2019 21:53
Tragedy in New York: Dr. Richie Friedman killed

Tragedy in New York: Dr. Richie Friedman killed

Dr. Friedman, medical director of Hatzalah in NYC, was walking home from synagogue after Shabbat when he was hit by a vehicle and killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/12/2018 08:58
How to treat strangers in need: Israeli version, Palestinian version

How to treat strangers in need: Israeli version, Palestinian version

An Israeli medic goes to the aid of an Arab baby. Two Czech women tourists take a wrong turn and enter the PA. Find the differences.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 11/01/2018 21:22
All emergency responders to be called via MDA Dispatch Center

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, 03/07/2017 21:16
Israeli found unconscious in Uman

Israeli found unconscious in Uman

Medics treat haredi youth found unconscious in Uman, transfer him to hospital in critical condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2017 23:08
4 year old seriously injured dismantling sukkah

4 year old seriously injured dismantling sukkah

A four year old boy was evacuated to Hadassah Ein Kerem after falling from a second story window while helping to dismantle a sukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/10/2016 19:01
Sukkah saves lives

Sukkah saves lives

in two separate incidents, two children fell from windows in their houses and were saved by sukkahs that belonged to their neighborsRaphael Poch, 18/10/2016 19:09
Week before new year plagued by infant deaths

Week before new year plagued by infant deaths

The week before the Jewish New Year tragically saw the deaths of 4 infants in as many days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2016 22:10
Hatzalah medics save a boy - by making him laugh

Hatzalah medics save a boy - by making him laugh

A five year-old who had been struck by a car hysterically refused treatment - until a medical clown and EMT saved the day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/08/2016 12:03
Bride was in Route 1 tragedy, Groom hit last night

Bride was in Route 1 tragedy, Groom hit last night

Sarah Sperling was seriously wounded in tragic collision half a year ago; her fiance Yakov Kestelnitz was hit by a bus last night.Ben Shaul, 07/07/2016 08:51
Jewish groups continue search for missing man

Jewish groups continue search for missing man

Hatzalah and Shomrim continue search for 41-year old paddle boarder. Public urged to recite Psalms for his safe return.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/06/2016 23:58
Jewish Dems rip Trump's business record in Israel

Jewish Dems rip Trump's business record in Israel

National Jewish Democratic Council questions Trump's sincerity on Israel, noting business record with Arab world, not Israel.David Rosenberg, 22/03/2016 07:45
Four Men Found Unconscious; Drugs Suspected

Four Men Found Unconscious; Drugs Suspected

Men found in critical condition with no signs of external injuries behind warehouse; police open investigation.Tova Dvorin, 19/12/2014 09:33
Anti-Semites Attack ZAKA Official in Ukraine

Anti-Semites Attack ZAKA Official in Ukraine

Deputy Commander hospitalized with stab wounds in latest incident of anti-Semitic violence.Tova Dvorin, 14/03/2014 08:32
Grenade Injures 5 in Petah Tikva

Grenade Injures 5 in Petah Tikva

Attack took place in the Petah Tikva open air market on Tuesday afternoon, hitting a currency exchange on Guttman street.Tova Dvorin, 25/02/2014 14:16
MDA, Hatzalah to Make Peace, Cooperate

MDA, Hatzalah to Make Peace, Cooperate

Ministry of Health decides to unite competing medic services, to reduce strife between the two groups.Tova Dvorin, 07/01/2014 09:23
Philippines: 'Settlers' Among First Responders

Philippines: 'Settlers' Among First Responders

Hatzalah YOSH among first organizations arriving in Philippines to save lives following typhoon Haiyan's destruction.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 25/11/2013 08:33
United Hatzalah of Israel Rescue Team

United Hatzalah of Israel Rescue Team

United Hatzalah's motto: "'The Faster you Respond, the More Lives you Save"Kochava Rozenbaum , 22/08/2013 17:46
Nemo: Prayers in Homes, and Awe of Creation

Nemo: Prayers in Homes, and Awe of Creation

While the storm presents many dangers, it is also a source of wonder. Time-lapse videos offer some glimpses of its intensity.Rochel Sylvetsky & Gil Ronen, 10/02/2013 22:32
Ichud Hatzalah: We'll Sue MDA for Defamation

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, 29/10/2012 18:50
Rabbi Dovid Price of Flatbush Passes Away

Rabbi Dovid Price of Flatbush Passes Away

Rabbi Dovid Price, a renowned and beloved member of the Flatbush community passed away on Wednesday at the age of 77.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/10/2012 01:15
150 Children in ‘Miraculous’ Rescue from Fire

150 Children in ‘Miraculous’ Rescue from Fire

150 children are saved from a fire in a massive Bnei Brak daycare center. Emergency exit saved lives.Maayana Miskin, 15/06/2012 12:25
Hatzalah to Help Accident Victims in India

Hatzalah to Help Accident Victims in India

The Jewish United Hatzalah organization is hoping to replicate its emergency services in India, provide medical treatment to thousands. Rachel Hirshfeld, 15/04/2012 18:25
Denied Inclusion in Hatzalah,Women Take Initiative

Denied Inclusion in Hatzalah,Women Take Initiative

Orthodox women establish 'Ezrat Nashim,' aimed at providing volunteer medical emergency services to female Jewish community.Rachel Hirshfeld, 16/02/2012 15:16