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Newsletter – April 2017

Spring is officially here, and with it commences the joyful planning for Passover, a holiday rich in history, symbolism and family traditions. We wish all of our friends a wonderful holiday with the blessings of peace and good health. It is also the perfect time for the …

For the first time – Ministry of Health reveals sepsis rates in ICUs at Israeli hospitals

Soroka Medical Center scores best among Israel’s large hospitals. Prof. Abraham Borer, Director of the Infection Control Unit at Soroka and Director of the Clalit Infection Control Forum, said, “This is one of the greatest challenges faced by health care systems in Israel and worldwide.

Women lead the way at Soroka

Doctors, managers and life savers. Special photography project in honor of International Women’s Day. Women who are directors of departments, units and institutes at Soroka share their managerial challenges. Each one of them, leaders in their fields, saves lives every hour of every day. We photographed some …

Newsletter – December 2016

As the season for year-end charitable donations is upon us, we ask you to please support Soroka with a gift of any size. We depend on philanthropy to accomplish our capital project goals and to support our mission to provide the most advanced healthcare possible to the …

Newsletter – September 2016

It is our pleasure to wish our dear friends and supporters a happy and healthy New Year, and a wonderful year ahead filled with accomplishment, fulfillment, enjoyed in peace and good health. Allow us to take this opportunity to express our thanks for your support throughout the …

Newsletter – March 2016

The tension and pain in Israel from the current surge in terrorist attacks is felt deeply at Soroka. The recent wave of violence has hit close to home, with the attack at the Be’er Sheva bus station, and most recently the murder of our nurse, Dafna Meir, …

Dozens of would-be “wounded” were evacuated to Soroka during a large-scale toxicological exercise

The exercises was presented to the participants of the Fourth International Conference on Healthcare System Preparedness and Response to Emergencies and Disasters (IPRED 4), held in Israel, with hundreds of professionals from 30 countries worldwide

Dr. Revital Levy-Hevroni, Deputy Director of Soroka Medical Center Selected for the Opening Course of the Inbar Program

The Inbar Program is a new prestigious joint project of the Ministry of Health, Maoz (Leadership, Value, Identity) Leadership Training in the Public Sector and Tel Aviv University.

Newsletter – September 2015

It is my pleasure to wish all of our friends a happy and healthy New Year. We give thanks to all of our dear supporters and friends, and look forward to a wonderful year ahead, of accomplishments and deep fulfillment, enjoyed in peace and good health.

Newsletter – January 2015

Hanukah at Soroka was an extraordinary affair this year, with the staff gathering to witness the emotional reunion of two young IDF soldiers who were severely wounded in Operation Protective Edge with the physicians who saved their lives.