Hillel Yaffe Medical Center staff, together with many outside organizations, conducted an earthquake drill and needed to prepare differently. In light of the many recent earthquakes in northern Israel, this was a necessary and important drill.
Over 150 pregnant women and their guests came to enjoy a pregnancy and childbirth fair, which included enriching lectures from the Maternity Department, a soothing massage for pregnant women, a delightful breakfast and exhibitor booths
The woman arrived with very strong stomach pain after giving birth at home, was diagnosed with a uterine rupture and underwent life-saving emergency surgery. The clear recommendation to women: have your babies at recognized medical centers
For the first time in Israel – A Therapeutic Relaxation Garden in the Maternity Ward, which utilizes elements from nature with an emphasis on attention to the needs of the new mother. The garden, which cost about 1.5 million NIS and was a donation by Jewish National Fund – Holland
Dan Bolzoni, 47, was rushed to Hillel Yaffe Medical Center after losing consciousness right after emerging from the water on the Sadot Yam beach. Diagnosed with an acute myocardial infarction, he had an emergency cardiac catheterization
NICUs around the world declared May Kangaroo Challenge Month, designed to heighten awareness of parents and the attending staff to Kangaroo Care - a special method that encourages skin-to-skin contact between the preterm baby and parents
Even nasty weather couldn't stop Hillel Yaffe Medical Center employee from celebrating the week that was dedicated entirely to promoting health, because nothing is better than setting a personal example when it comes to celebrating health