Three of Ziv's physicians gain recognition for excelling in their fields of expertise.

"Open Fractures"

Dr. Alexander Lerner, Head of Ziv's Orthopedic Department co-authored a chapter, in a book recently published by Springer, entitled "Open Fractures".

"Saving a Life on the Sabbath"

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

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

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

Unique Pilot for Amharic and Tigrinya Translations

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

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

Treating Alzheimer's Disease

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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