News

"Saving a Life on the Sabbath"

19/3/2013
Physicians and Rabbis attended a conference held at the Ziv Medical Center on the topic "Saving a Life on the Sabbath".

Successful Dental Implant Course

14/3/2013
The Specialists Team from Ziv's Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Unit facilitated a course for dental implants, a first of its kind in the North.

Excellence Scholarships Awarded to Nursing Students

11/3/2013
Twelve students from the Zefat Nursing School received excellence scholarships donated by the late Mrs. Devorah Haimowitz.

Unique Pilot for Amharic and Tigrinya Translations

7/3/2013
In May, Ziv's Amharic and Tigrinya speaking staff will participate in a special course for professional translation, offered by the Nursing School

MSR Representatives Visit Ziv

4/3/2013
Representatives from the Israel Center for Medical Simulation (MSR) and the Russell Berry Foundation discuss future cooperation with Ziv.

Treating Alzheimer's Disease

6/2/2013
EMDA - the Israeli Association for People with Dementia, Alzheimer's and Similar Diseases, visited Ziv Medical Center for the first time.

Ziv in the Forefront of Eating Disorders

4/2/2013
Dr. Itzik Vorgaft receives certificate of esteem for his special contribution to the field of eating disorders in Israel.

Prof. Jamal Zidan Receives Distinguished Award

4/2/2013
The Israeli Society for Clinical Oncology and Radiation Therapy honored Prof. Jamal Zidan for his academic excellence

Ziv Doctors Receive Senior Academic Appointments at the Faculty of Medicine

30/12/2012
Dr. Joseph Pikkel and Dr. Peter Gilbey have been appointed to head academic departments of the Faculty of Medicine in Zefat

Two Reinforced Operating Theaters Launched

22/11/2012
Following the experience of the Second Lebanese War, Ziv Medical Center recently inaugurated two reinforced operating theaters which are sheltered from both conventional and non-conventional attacks and rockets

Excellence Award

18/11/2012
Dr. Assy Nimmer, Director of Ziv's Center for Liver Diseases, was promoted to the rank of Professor by the Faculty of Medicine in the Galilee, affiliated to the Bar-Ilan University in Zefat, headed by Dean Prof. Ran Tur-Kaspa

Zefat Resident Donated Apartment to Ziv

30/8/2012
Proceeds from the sale of the apartment were dedicated to renovating and purchasing much needed modern equipment for the Hemato-Oncology Institute

Record Number of Births at Ziv Medical Center

20/8/2012
In 2011 an all time record number of births were registered at the Ziv Medical Center in Zefat – 3,348 births. 2012 already appears to be heading towards breaking this record

Green Hospital

14/8/2012
A unique recycling pilot project in the Department for Internal Medicine A has been launched with the aim of advancing the concept of "A Green Hospital" which will better serve the welfare of patients and staff

Excellence Prizes Awarded to Ziv Physicians

1/8/2012
Prof. Marmur, Head of Cardiology and Dr. Pikkel, Head of Ophthalmology were recipients of the Ministry of Health's Excellence Awards.