News and Events

Using the thin tubes during non-invasive respiratory treatment. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rambam’s Groundbreaking Research Could Change the Way Physicians Help Premature Babies Breathe

11/26/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

For years, neonatologists worldwide have debated the most effective method of treating the respiratory issues that afflict premature infants. New groundbreaking Israeli research may significantly change the way these problems are addressed.

More details About Rambam’s Groundbreaking Research Could Change the Way Physicians Help Premature Babies Breathe
The new cardiac catheterization lab in the Interventional Cardiology Unit at Rambam.

Rambam Presents: Dramatic Improvement in Heart Catheterization Precision

11/23/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

After months of focusing on patients suffering from the deadly coronavirus, Rambam Health Care Campus is now returning to full medical operations. This process includes the acquisition of state-of-the-art medical equipment, like Rambam’s new cardiac catheterization laboratories.

More details About Rambam Presents: Dramatic Improvement in Heart Catheterization Precision
You did not miss the webinar! Read this article to learn more.

Rambam General Director Dr. Michael Halberthal Participates in FIDF Webinar about Hospital’s COVID-19 Facility

11/19/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

An FIDF webinar featuring Rambam’s General Director Dr. Michael Halberthal took an in-depth look at the hospital’s underground COVID-19 treatment center, which is the largest facility of its kind in Israel.

More details About Rambam General Director Dr. Michael Halberthal Participates in FIDF Webinar about Hospital’s COVID-19 Facility
Dr. Ishai during the grueling race (stars). Photography: Rama Yazma, David Fogel, Rambam Spokesperson's Office.

The Rambam Doctor Who Won't Stop Running: 166 Kilometers in One Night

11/15/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Some people get tired of driving long distances, but Rambam senior physician Dr. Reuven Ishai ran for 166 consecutive kilometers in one night to raise awareness of the problems of dizziness and loss of balance, and to start collecting donations to establish a special treatment center for these medical problems.

More details About The Rambam Doctor Who Won't Stop Running: 166 Kilometers in One Night
A doctor using the O-arm machine. Photography: Rambam HCC.

Back Surgery at Rambam: More Precise, with Real-time Images and Less Radiation

11/12/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

In recent weeks, Rambam Health Care Campus has seen a reduction in the number of coronavirus patients, and the beginning of a return to the normal routines and rhythms of hospital life. Rambam’s clinics are again filled with patients, the surgical suites are returning to full operation, and there are exciting new developments, especially in the performance of spinal column surgeries.

More details About Back Surgery at Rambam: More Precise, with Real-time Images and Less Radiation
The illuminated Stone Building. Photography: Rambam HCC.

Director of Rambam’s Breast Health Institute Calls on Women to Be Screened for Breast Cancer Despite Pandemic

10/26/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

The Director of Rambam’s Breast Health Institute urges: “Even during the time of coronavirus, please come and be examined.”

More details About Director of Rambam’s Breast Health Institute Calls on Women to Be Screened for Breast Cancer Despite Pandemic
Nature posters in the Sammy Ofer Fortified Underground Emergency Hospital. Photography: Rambam HCC.

Integrating Natural Ambience and Atmosphere Underground at Rambam

10/22/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

While medical teams in the Sammy Ofer Fortified Underground Emergency Hospital at Rambam Health Care Campus are providing the best possible medical care for COVID-19 patients, other Rambam staff members are working to ensure an ambient environment conducive to healing.

More details About Integrating Natural Ambience and Atmosphere Underground at Rambam
(L) Chief of Staff Kochavi and (R) Dr. Michael Halberthal in Rambam’s COVID-19 command center.
 Photography: Rambam HCC.

IDF Chief of Staff: Our Connection with Rambam is Extraordinary

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

The IDF’s Chief of Staff, Lieutenant General Aviv Kochavi, visited Rambam Health Care Campus to learn first-hand about the hospital’s COVID-19 treatment center.

More details About IDF Chief of Staff: Our Connection with Rambam is Extraordinary
Participants sing “Hatikvah”, Israel’s national anthem, during the opening ceremony. Photography: RHCC

Ministers of Defense and Health, IDF Deputy Chief of Staff, Visit Rambam to Inaugurate Rambam-IDF COVID-19 Departments

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

A ceremony marking the opening of IDF-run COVID-19 Departments in the Sammy Ofer Fortified Underground Emergency Hospital was held yesterday at Rambam Health Care Campus. This is the first time that the military is cooperating with an Israeli hospital as well as its first time treating civilians.

More details About Ministers of Defense and Health, IDF Deputy Chief of Staff, Visit Rambam to Inaugurate Rambam-IDF COVID-19 Departments
The gift drawers. Inset (top left): Maayan Lewis with toys and games for the gift drawers. Photography: RHCC

Gift Drawer Project in Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital Helps Persuade Children to Receive Treatment with a Smile

10/11/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

In the Meri and Sol J. Barer Pediatrics B Department in Rambam Health Care Campus’s Ruth Rappaport Children's Hospital, they’ve developed a simple therapeutic mechanism to encourage young patients, who are ill and fearful of receiving medical attention, to cooperate with a smile. The secret can be found in special drawers...

More details About Gift Drawer Project in Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital Helps Persuade Children to Receive Treatment with a Smile
Photography: RHCC

Physician-researchers at Rambam Study the Effects of Lockdown on Sexual Function

10/4/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

The news is full of anecdotal information on the impact of lockdowns on physical and mental health – but what about sexuality? A preliminary study at Rambam Health Care Campus is examining whether lockdowns have implications for sexual function.

More details About Physician-researchers at Rambam Study the Effects of Lockdown on Sexual Function
Adi Bernstein with his newborn son. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rare and Complex Surgery Saves Life of Two-day-old Preterm Baby

10/1/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Adi and Avia Bernstein, both residents of Acre, were waiting for the happy moment when their twins would be born. Nothing prepared them for the emotional and medical upheaval they experienced in the last trimester of pregnancy.

More details About Rare and Complex Surgery Saves Life of Two-day-old Preterm Baby
A Dutch news anchorwoman talks about Rambam Health Care Campus’s opening of the Sammy Ofer Fortified Underground Emergency Hospital on the evening news in The Netherlands. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rambam’s New COVID-19 Facility Makes News Worldwide

9/29/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

The COVID-19 pandemic is still global news, and when Rambam Health Care Campus’s decided to open the Sammy Ofer Fortified Underground Emergency Hospital as a COVID-19 treatment center it made headlines in Israel and around the world.

More details About Rambam’s New COVID-19 Facility Makes News Worldwide
In the photos: Staff from Rambam’s Remote Heart Rehabilitation Service. Photography: Rambam HCC

Remote Cardiac Rehabilitation Service Facilitates Patient Recovery

9/21/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

COVID-19 is getting on our nerves, but the technology that entered our lives as a result of the pandemic is being used by doctors in other fields of medicine. One such area is the cardiac rehabilitation offered at Rambam Health Care Campus where a special app uses an elaborate fitness watch and a remote multidisciplinary team that accompanies individuals recovering at home following a heart attack.

More details About Remote Cardiac Rehabilitation Service Facilitates Patient Recovery
Panelists participating in the AFORAM-CICC webinar. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rambam Physicians Discuss Biodesign and Israeli Innovation in Webinar Held by AFORAM and CICC

9/10/2020 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

A webinar titled “Strengthening Global Collaboration - How Stanford Biodesign and Rambam Biodesign Programs Help Boost Israeli Innovation” was recently hosted by American Friends of Rambam (AFORAM) and the California Israel Chamber of Commerce (CICC).

More details About Rambam Physicians Discuss Biodesign and Israeli Innovation in Webinar Held by AFORAM and CICC
Dr. Michael Halberthal (left), and Professor Elon Eisenberg (right), with several award recipients from Rambam. Photography: Rambam HCC

67 Rambam Doctors Receive Awards for Teaching Excellence

9/6/2020 10:00 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Doctors from Rambam Health Care Campus were well represented during an awards ceremony for outstanding lecturers at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology’s Ruth & Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine.

More details About 67 Rambam Doctors Receive Awards for Teaching Excellence
Photography: Rambam HCC

Rambam Research Shows Oncology Patients Not High Risk For COVID-19 Symptoms and Complications

9/3/2020 10:00 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Researchers at Rambam Health Care Campus and the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology Rappaport Faculty of Medicine have discovered that oncology patients are not at a higher risk of suffering from symptoms or complications of COVID-19 than others who have been exposed to the virus.

More details About Rambam Research Shows Oncology Patients Not High Risk For COVID-19 Symptoms and Complications