Druze Genome Perseveres

Recent research findings confirm that the Druze genome has closely preserved its original form since the 11th Century.

Challenges of Multifocal Intraocular Lenses

The Editors of "Multifocal Intraocular Lenses: The Challenges", have undertaken to provide useful information in solving everyday dilemmas when using multifocal IOLs for cataract surgery.

Cardiac Rehabilitation Services in Ziv

Over 600 patients participated in the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program in the Heart Institute at Ziv Medical Center.

Social Work Seminar in NY

Mr. Yaniv Ben Shoshan , Head of Ziv's Social Work Services, represented Israel in an international leadership program.

Ziv Treats Snow Casualties

Snow is not a common feature in Israel so that when weather forecasts predicted snow, the country went into full gear preparing for the storm and taking necessary precautions.

Italian Ambassador Visits Ziv

Italian Ambassador to Israel, Mr. Francesco Maria Talo, his wife and Fr. Stefano Del Bove, met with Syrian casualties at Ziv.

Young Politicians from France Visit Ziv Medical Center

Mr. Olivier Vial, President of the French Student Union – UNI: People in France are shocked by the latest events, we were not prepared for such terrorist attacks.

Ankle Arthroscopy


For the first time at Ziv: Arthroscopic Assisted Osteotomy and Fusion for correction of hind foot position and alignment, using a 3-Dimensional CT.

Distinguished Researcher

Dr. Bahaa Francis, a medical resident in Ziv's Internal Medicine B., was awarded the esteemed prize "Distinguished Young Researcher".

Tablets for Hospitalized Children

The Kaminer family, with branches in Israel and the US, recently donated 14 computer tablets to Ziv Medical Center, in memory of Nahum Kaminer, on the 22nd anniversary of his passing away.

Bidding Farewell to Prof. Oscar Embon

After 21 years as Director of Ziv Medical Center, Prof. Oscar Embon leaves Ziv Medical Center satisfied that much has been accomplished during these years.

Congratulations to Dr. Aviva Ron

Dr. Aviva Ron, a volunteer consultant at Ziv, is a 2014 recipient of the Global Achievement Award from the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, USA.

Researching Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Sub-Types


Physicians and a researcher from Ziv's Neurology Department presented their research findings on PTSD sub-classification at an international conference in the USA.

AIPAC-AIEF Rabbi Mission Visits Ziv

A mission of community Rabbis from the USA, coordinated by AIPAC-AIEF visited Ziv to learn about the hospital's humanitarian treatment of Syrian casualties.

Diagnosing Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Ziv's Attention Deficit Clinic is introducing a user friendly computerized test to identify and diagnose difficulties relating to attention and hyperactivity.