Chances of contracting corona from surfaces slim, Israeli study finds

Israeli research currently underway could pose a dramatic development in our understanding of the Coronavirus,  particularly the question of whether or not the virus can be contracted by touching surfaces that were touched by a corona carrier. https://www.israelhayom.com/2020/05/18/chances-of-contracting-corona-from-surfaces-slim-israeli-study-finds/      

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Citadel of Care

A new hospital in a sensitive location in Israel combines a state of the art, wellness-oriented healthcare facility with a design for resilience against attacks. Roseanne Field reports. Situated in Ashdod, a large city in southern Israel, the Samson Assuta Ashdod University Hospital is the…

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Prof. Shemer was selected to the list of 100 most influential people in Israel in 2018

Israel’s Hebrew newspaper “Ma’ariv”  ranked Prof. Shuki Shemer, chairman of Assuta Medical Centers, number 28 in its annual list of the 100 most influential people in Israel in 2018. Assuta  Ashdod  Hospital’s successful functioning over its inaugural year marks a personal peak in Professor Shemer’s life and his goal of guiding Assuta into becoming the leading hospital and medical network…

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At Assuta Ashdod, care referred is care that occurred

It was a Friday at 1:30 p.m., when a 31-year-old woman entered the emergency room of Assuta Ashdod Public Hospital. At 20 weeks pregnant, she was complaining of severe abdominal pain.  She was examined immediately by an emergency medicine specialist, had an abdominal ultrasound and…

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