Department of Geriatric Medicine

Medical Specialist
Staff
Department Information
Useful Information

 Medical Specialist

Yulia Vaserman, MD 
Director

Husam Asala, MD 
Senior physician, specialist in internal medicine and geriatrics
 

Ms. Tali Vexler
Head Nurse

  Staff


Isan Hajazi. MD
Marina Feldgoren, MD
Raisa Duman, MD
Marina Dravenski, MD
Lena Zorblov, MD

Lydia Shlonsky, Social worker
Ayid Yamin, Director of Physical Therapy
Dietician: Ms. Ramia Garis, Talia Schvartz, Secretary
Secretary: Anat Hiyun

 Department Information

 

The Department specializes in comprehensive treatment of the elderly suffering from acute illnesses, limited physical activity, bedsores, being bed-ridden, cognitive decline, functional problems, eating difficulties, conduct disorders, psychiatric and social problems.

The Department has adopted a conservative approach for treating incurable diseases in their advanced stages while maintaining the patient’s dignity and alleviating his suffering.

The Department plans, in cooperation with the patient and his family, the process of rehabilitation upon his release from the Medical Center. This is done by arranging institutional care or further treatment within the community.

 

 Useful Information

 

Location:

The Department is located on the 3rd floor in the main building.

Number of beds: 14

Telephone:

Ward: 04-6828090
Social work services: 04-6828803, 04-6828057
Fax: 04-6828088

Email:

tali.s@ziv.health.gov.il 

Consultation with a senior physician and nurse: 13:00 – 14:00 to be coordinated with the department secretary.
Visiting hours: Sun. – Thur. between 12:00 – 14:00 and 16:00 – 21:00