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Rambam physicians working in 
the Tbilisi hospital.
Photography: Courtesy of Rambam HCC
Spokesperson's Office

Rambam Physicians Become Best Israeli Ambassadors to Georgia

11/22/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​Physicians from Rambam's Ruth Rappaport Children's Hospital recently traveled to Tbilisi, Georgia. Children suffering from complex health problems benefitted from their expertise.

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month:
Historic Buildings at Rambam
Illuminated in Pink

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Historic Buildings at Rambam Illuminated in Pink

10/24/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​Painting Rambam in Pink: As part of the world-wide "Breast Cancer Awareness Month" in October, two of the historic Rambam Health Care Campus buildings were bathed in pink lights yesterday evening (18 October 2017) – the old medical school faculty and the Stone Building. The building-lighting ceremony was attended by Israeli Parliament Ministers Aida Touma-Sliman and Ayman Odeh, Mariam Foundation board of directors members, Rambam administration representatives and hospital staff, and the Hamad family with their friends and supporters.

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In the picture: The Chemical Attack drill at RHCC.
Photo credit: Pioter Fliter

Rambam Health Care Campus Held a Chemical Attack Drill

10/24/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Haifa’s Rambam Health Care Campus held a drill Thursday simulating a scenario in which the Haifa metropolitan area would be under attack by missiles carrying chemical warheads.

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Vered Harel at the inaugural ceremony of the
Australian Friends of Rambam.
Photography: Golan Wilson

Rambam Opens New Friends of Rambam Association in Australia

10/3/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

A new "Australian Friends of Rambam" organization was inaugurated in Melbourne, Australia, to support Northern Israel’s largest, joining its seven sister branches operating on behalf of Rambam Health Care Campus around the world.

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​A brain catheterization being performed
at Rambam Health Care Campus.
Photography: Pioter Fliter, RHCC

Rare: Patient Undergoes Brain Catheterization Twice within 48 Hours

9/14/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​Brain catheterization, may be a last resort for ischemic stroke patients. A rare operation, published only twice before, was performed at Rambam on a 78-year-old woman—brain catheterization twice within two days—in the same vein.

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​A brain catheterization being performed at Rambam.
Photography: Pioter Fliter, RHCC

Rambam Performed One-fifth of 2016 Brain Catheterizations in Israel

9/6/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​There are only three brain catheterization specialists in Israel’s north; two are at Rambam. This treatment is increasingly being used. Rambam physicians performed 20% of all such procedures in Israel.

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From the Far East to the Middle East

From the Far East to the Middle East

9/3/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​​A unique program initiated by Rambam Health Care Campus enabled 35 doctors and nurses from China to visit and learn more about patient care in a large Israeli hospital.

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​The CORolla® Implant.
Photography: Pioter Fliter, RHCC

First-Ever Implant Treats Heart Failure at Rambam

8/29/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​Millions of people suffer from diastolic heart failure, for which there is no effective long-term treatment. Rambam HCC is the first hospital in the world to treat a patient with a new Israeli-developed device for this condition.

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Rambam administration and staff at the opening 
of Herta and Paul Amir Neurosurgical Intensive 
Care Unit at Rambam.
Photography: Pioter Fliter

Now Open: The Herta and Paul Amir Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit

8/2/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​The Herta and Paul Amir Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit (ICU), in the Department of Neurosurgery at Rambam Health Care Campus opened last week—the most advanced unit of its kind in Northern Israel.

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The Department of Cardiac Surgery with
Tomas Herdevall (center back row, blue shirt).
Photography: Netanel Ayzik, 
Spokesperson's Office, RHCC

Patient “Throws” Department of Heart Surgery into the Water

7/18/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​​Four months after the surgery that saved his life, Tomas Herdevall, who has managed the Pacific Rowing Club in Haifa for the past 20 years, set out to thank the medical team that treated him in his own way—with Kayak rowing lessons.

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​Dr. Dina Baron Shahaf (center)
with Maccabiah participants.

Rambam Summary of Maccabiah Experience

7/18/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

The 20th Maccabiah games come to a close today. Rambam Health Care Campus—the medical center serving Haifa participants—provided medical services to participants, despite the complex logistics involved.

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Professor Minor observing research in 
Professor Gepstein's laboratory.
Photography: Itamar Hashash Daniel

Rambam Strengthens Its Connection with Stanford University

7/13/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​Professor Lloyd B. Minor M.D., dean of Stanford University School of Medicine, one of the best medical schools in the world, recently visited Rambam HCC to learn more about what goes on in the largest hospital in Northern Israel.

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Dr. Amoundi (L) and Dr. Sharoni (R) take a few
minutes to play with their young patients.
Photography: Private Collection.

Rambam Doctors Perform Pediatric Surgery Marathon in Ghana

7/13/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​Eight days to perform 155 surgeries? Two Rambam doctors and their colleagues traveled to Ghana and took on this near impossible task as part of a humanitarian mission to treat people with cleft lip and palate.

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Doctors performing a brain
catheterization at Rambam.
Photography: Pioter Fliter

Rambam Tops List of Best Hospitals in Israel

7/4/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Rambam ranked second place among hospitals in Israel in the provision of quality health care to patients, according to data from the Israeli Ministry of Health's National Quality Indicators Program published last week.

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Rambam Medical Team to Serve 20th Maccabiah Participants

Rambam Medical Team to Serve 20th Maccabiah Participants

6/28/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Medical Teams from Rambam Health Care Campus will be the official health care providers for the 20th Maccabiah games, one of the largest sports events in the world with thousands of Jewish athletes from 80 countries.

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The sculpture, "Love Heals," by Soraya 
(Sarah) Nazarian.
Photography: Pioter Fliter

Artist Soraya Nazarian Donates Sculpture to Children's Hospital

6/21/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​An inspiring sculpture created by the renowned artist was donated recently to the Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital, adding a peaceful and healing atmosphere to the surroundings.

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​Students presenting the results during
the closing ceremony.
Photography: Pioter Fliter

Students and Rambam Doctors Advise: Clean Keyboards Once a Day

6/21/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​A joint study between doctors at Rambam Health Care Campus and Israeli high school students has found an easy and effective way to prevent bacterial contamination in the work environment.

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​Professors Rafi Byear and Karl Skorecki 
with the 2017 Rambam Awardees.
Photography: Pioter Fliter

Rambam’s Gala Evening Raises 22 Million Shekels

6/19/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​The Rambam Summit ended with its traditional Gala Dinner, and the 2017 Rambam Awards ceremony. The inspiring event raised millions of shekels to benefit the patients of Northern Israel via Rambam Health Care Campus.

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The Joseph Fishman Oncology Center at
Rambam Health Care Campus.
Photography: Micky and Gal Koren.

Palestinian Treated at Rambam Donates to the Israeli Hospital

6/11/2017 Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

​​​He came to Rambam battling Cancer and left with a vision of Israeli-Palestinian peace. Meet the man who decided to build a bridge between people, starting in Haifa and extending to the Palestinian Authority.

 

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