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Professor Ron Beloosesky performing an ultrasound. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rambam Offers Fetal Ultrasound Examinations to Pregnant Women Interested in Receiving the Coronavirus Vaccine

2/18/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

A new service at Rambam Health Care Campus is filling a void for pregnant women who are concerned about COVID-19.

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Dr. Sergei Yalonetsky performing a cardiac catheterization. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rare Congenital Heart Defect Successfully Treated at Rambam

2/15/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

A patient with a rare congenital heart defect that affects several members of her family was successfully treated at Rambam Health Care Campus. This rare defect occurs in approximately one in 1,000 births.

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Professor Myriam Ben-Arush. Photography: Rambam HCC

Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital Holds First Tumor Board with Morocco’s Rabat Children's Hospital

2/11/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Doctors from Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital and Rabat Children’s Hospital met virtually for the first time to share knowledge and experience, forging professional ties to facilitate collaboration between the two pediatric medical facilities.

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A doctor using the Spincare Wound Care System. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rambam Among First Worldwide to Use Pioneering Artificial Skin Technology to Treat Burn Patients

2/3/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Rambam Health Care Campus is one of the first institutions in the world to use the groundbreaking portable electrospinning wound treatment system. Doctors at Rambam have so far treated dozens of patients suffering from a variety of burns ranging in size and severity.

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Michael and his mother at the Western Wall. Inset: Michael with a photo he drew for Professor Eidelman. Photography: Rambam HCC

Successful Surgery at Rambam Enables Boy to Walk for the First Time

1/28/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

A nine-year-old boy born with a rare genetic defect that left him unable to move his joints is now learning to walk, following a successful surgery performed by doctors in the Pediatric Orthopedics Unit at Rambam Health Care Campus.

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R to L: Dr. Sergei Yalonetsky, Yulia Hayit and Dr. Anees Musallam. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rambam Doctors Perform Complex Heart Catheterization on 84-Year-old Woman

1/25/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Physicians in Rambam Health Care Campus’s Unit of Interventional Cardiology successfully performed a heart catheterization on an 84-year-old woman to avert a life-threatening condition, restoring her quality of life.

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Sharon Krauss, Deputy Head Nurse in Rambam’s Department of Internal Medicine D, wearing a mask in memory of Lieutenant Nir Lakrif. Photography: Rambam HCC

Fallen Soldier Commemorated by Internal Medicine Team at Rambam

1/21/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

"When I fly remote-controlled model airplanes, I feel alive...” In recent days, members of the Department of Internal Medicine D at Rambam Health Care Campus were seen wearing masks with this quote, emblazoned in blue and white.

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Professor David Tanne. Photography: Rambam HCC

New at Rambam: Clinic for Treating Narrowing Carotid Arteries and Stroke Prevention

1/17/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

A new clinic is the first of its kind in Northern Israel, providing treatment for narrowing carotid arteries and stroke prevention that was, until now, unavailable in this part of the country.

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Celebrating Itai Zuckerman's birthdat at Rambam. Photography: Rambam HCC

Ten-year-old “Ninja Israel” Fan Diagnosed with Cancer Receives Encouraging Birthday Messages from Show Participants

1/14/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Participants from the “Ninja Israel” television show are stepping up to provide encouragement to young patients at Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital, and even sent birthday wishes to a ten-year-old fan who is currently receiving cancer treatment at Rambam Health Care Campus.

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Rambam Joins Efforts to Develop Israeli COVID-19 Vaccine

1/10/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Israel currently has the highest COVID-19 vaccination rate in the world, and more than 4,000 of Rambam’s approximately 5,300 employees have already received the first dose of Pfizer vaccines.

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The medical team of Rambam’s COVID-19 Follow-up Clinic. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rambam Opens New Follow-up Clinic for Patients Recovering from COVID-19

1/6/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Rambam Health Care Campus has provided comprehensive, dedicated care for more than 1,200 COVID 19 patients since receiving its first such patient in March 2020. Despite the high rate of success in treating the virus, some patients continue to suffer from ongoing health issues and require follow-up treatment, even after being released from the hospital. As the international vaccination campaign gains momentum, sources at Rambam caution: “COVID-19 will be with us for quite some time and we need to deal with its long-term consequences.”

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Using the new navigation system at Rambam. The inset shows the display observed by the doctors. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rambam Presents: The Future of Lung Cancer Diagnosis

1/4/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Rambam’s Pulmonology Institute has recently implemented an advanced system that acquires minimally invasive biopsies in areas of the lungs previously unreachable without surgery. The new technology collects multiple biopsy samples accurately, quickly, and painlessly, with no incisions.

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An overview of 2020. Photography: Rambam HCC

A Snapshot of 2020 at the Largest Hospital in Northern Israel

12/31/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

As the world prepares to say goodbye to 2020, here at Rambam Health Care Campus, we decided to take a look back over the activities and milestones from one of the most memorable years in recent history. Although we were busier than usual due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the hospital’s regular work continued as usual. We thought you might enjoy this overview through to December 27, 2020.

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Dr. Tony Karram, Dr. Eytan Abergel and Surachat Pinthong. Photography: Rambam HCC

Within Days: Two Rare Strokes Treated at Rambam

12/27/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Rambam Health Care Campus has gained a great deal of experience in treating strokes, with a focus on those that require invasive intervention through cerebral catheterization. However, a phenomenon presented at Rambam in recent days managed to surprise the doctors, especially in light of the fact that not one, but two such patients were rushed to Rambam within two days. The phenomenon is so rare that the Director of Rambam's Department of Vascular Surgery and Transplantation had never seen it before.

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Celebrating the Lives of Young Cancer Survivors

12/24/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Despite the pandemic, Haifa is celebrating the annual Holiday of Holidays – honoring religious celebrations that fall in December. In conjunction with these celebrations, Rambam Health Care Campus recently hosted the Kites of Hope event for survivors of pediatric cancer, who got to make their own kites and decorate them with messages of hope.

Pictured: Nofar Shaham, Senior Coordinator from Larger Than Life; Yana Diamond, Nurse Transplant Coordinator; and Sarah and Jazel’s family. Top Right Inset: Sisters Sarah and Jazel with Dr. Roni Gefen.

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Rambam and Technion researchers are vaccinated. Pictured: Professor Rafi Beyar and Director General Dr. Michael Halberthal; Nobel Laureates Professors Aharon Ciechanover & Avram Hershko, and Deputy Directors Dr. Avi Weissman & Dr. Yael Shachor-Meyouhas.

Rambam Kicks Off COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign

12/21/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

The vaccination campaign for Rambam Health Care Campus employees started yesterday, with senior administration the first to be vaccinated. Approximately 800 employees received the vaccination yesterday, and they will be followed by thousands more over the next few weeks.

Photography: Rambam HCC.

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Staff of Rambam's AIDS Institute. Photography: Rambam HCC

Decreased Number of New Patients at Rambam’s AIDS Institute

12/10/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Recent years have seen a trend of declining numbers of new HIV diagnoses. However, there has been a concomitant increase in alarming symptoms related to this high-risk group.

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Celebrating Itai Zuckerman's birthdat at Rambam. Photography: Rambam HCC

Ten-year-old “Ninja Israel” Fan Diagnosed with Cancer Receives Encouraging Birthday Messages from Show Participants

Participants from the “Ninja Israel” television show are stepping up to provide encouragement to young patients at Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital, and even sent birthday wishes to a ten-year-old fan who is currently receiving cancer treatment at Rambam Health Care Campus.

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