B'nai B'rith International Supports Ziv

Jerusalem Director of B'nai B'rith World Center, Mr. Alan Schneider presented a check to Ziv Medical Center Director Dr. Salman Zarka for the purchase of medical equipment.

A Blessed Initiative

A joint initiative of the Ministry of Interior and Ziv hosted representatives of the important religions in the region who shared a communal prayer for the Jewish, Christian, Muslim and Druze holidays which all took place in April. The 20 representatives visited patients in the different wards and met with management and staff.

Research Institute Inaugurated at Ziv

A new research institute whose aim is to encourage translation research among physicians was inaugurated recently at Ziv Medical Center in Safed. The Institute is a joint venture of Bar-Ilan University's Faculty of Medicine in the Galilee and the Ministry for the Development of the Negev and Galilee


The first tranche of funds to support Ziv Medical Center's work with critically and chronically-ill Syrian children was handed to the hospital today by the Chair of Project Rozana, Ron Finkel AM.

First time in Israel

The life of a 103-year-old man was saved after undergoing an urgent catheterization in Ziv's Cardiology Department.

Happy Ending in Ziv's NICU

Five months after he was born at the age of 23 weeks, weighing only 570 gm, little Marselino was released today from the neonatal intensive care unit at Ziv Medical Center in Zefat and is on his way home with his happy and excited parents.

Fondation AnBer Generously Assists Ziv

Thanks to the generosity of the French Fondation AnBer, the Ophthalmology Department of Ziv Medical Center has recently acquired an Argon Laser. Fondation AnBer supports projects in the fields of education, health and employment the world over.

The 3rd International Oncology Conference

The 3rd International Oncology Conference organized by the Ziv Medical Center was by all accounts very successful, bringing together leading Israeli oncology specialists and researchers with colleagues from abroad.

Exceptional Research Results

In a unique new research project conducted by Ziv Medical Center, which examined the integration of young children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) with typically developed children of their age group, the researchers found that medical clowning therapy improves the communication and social skills of children with ASD.

The first Galilee conference of “Autism Israel” at Ziv Medical Center

From Beit Jala to Zefat: Palestinian representation at first Galilee conference of “Autism Israel” held at Ziv Medical Center, Zefat in conjunction with the Bar Ilan University's Faculty of Medicine in the Galilee.

Knesset Committee on Social Equality

Dr. Ran Katz, Director of the Urology Department at Ziv Medical Center was invited to speak at the Knesset Special Committee for Distributive Justice and Social Equality, chaired by MK Miki Zohar. The subject of the committee's discussion was provision of incentives to doctors to move from the center of the country to the periphery.

Diabetes Detection Saves Lives

In recent weeks, three adolescents from the Upper Galilee were hospitalized in critical condition due to extreme Metabolic Acidosis.

Syrian Girl Goes Home

F, a seven-year old Syrian girl, who was mortally wounded by a shell which dismembered her abdomen and caused severe injury to her arm, last November, was finally released following three months of intensive treatment.

Israeli hospital director speaks about aid to Syrians

dr. Salman Zarka, director of Ziv Medical Center, spoke recently to audiences in South Florida about the medical assistance given by ZMC for Syrians injured in the Syrian Civil War since 2011.

Ziv Medical Center is raising funds for casualties of the Syrian civil war

Ziv Medical Center which has treated over 700 casualties from the civil war raging in Syria, including women and children, is currently raising funds for the Syrians, for their treatment and their return to Syria.