• JULY 30, 2019
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    Soroka Medical Center Cancer Facility

    Soroka Medical Center Cancer Facility

    In the southern region of Israel, cancer diagnoses were rising at a pace dramatically exceeding standard rates. Soroka Medical Center was the only major medical center in this region, serving the area’s population of more than 900,000 people. Responsible for a region that accounts for 60% of Israel’s total land area, Soroka Medical Center was and

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    • AUGUST 5, 2019
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    Soroka Cancer Conference

    Soroka Cancer Conference

    In 2016, IHF assembled 30 leading cancer researchers for a daylong symposium to discuss their research. The symposium included researchers from the U.S., Europe and Israel, including Dr. Kenneth Offit, head of clinical genetics at MSKCC, Dr. Judy Garber, past-president of the American Association for Cancer Research, and two from Soroka Medical Center: Dr. Ehud

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    • JULY 30, 2019
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    Geha Psychiatric Hospital Emergency Room

    Geha Psychiatric Hospital Emergency Room

    Founded in 1942, Geha Mental Health Center is Israel’s leading psychiatric hospital. There was an urgent need for a new adult outpatient clinic, emergency room and equipment. Israel Healthcare Foundation used its resources to raise the necessary funds to create the new emergency room and clinic and buy updated equipment. With 166 beds, Geha cares

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    • AUGUST 7, 2019
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    Featured Research

    Featured Research

    Israel Healthcare Foundation supports its medical centers’ and hospitals’ revolutionary research. For example: Computational Oncology combines the power of big data with quantum biology. This cutting-edge field gives cancer researchers and doctors more accurate information about cancer cells and how cancer works in patients’ bodies. IHF funding has gone towards partnerships between hospitals in Israel

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    • AUGUST 5, 2019
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    Carmel Medical Center Secure Operating Rooms

    Carmel Medical Center Secure Operating Rooms

    In 2015, Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasralah announced that he had made all necessary preparations for a future war with Israel. In response, Israel deployed a preemptive strike in the heart of Syria, killing nine Hezbollah and Iranian leaders who had openly announced their plans to attack Israel’s north. One of the most prominent cities in

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    • AUGUST 5, 2019
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    Advancing Electronic Medical Records/E-Pharmacy Technology

    Advancing Electronic Medical Records/E-Pharmacy Technology

    Thanks to Israel Healthcare Foundation’s support, more hospitals have been able to transition successfully to the Electronic Medical System, including Clalit, Soroka Medical Center and Yoseftal Hospital. At Clalit’s central offices, the team continued to customize and develop the software to meet the specifications of each discipline. It directed the installation of the remaining infrastructure

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