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Dr. Ruth Perets. Photography: Rambam HCC

Australian Friends of Rambam and AUSiMED Launch Fundraising Campaign for the Battle Against Ovarian Cancer

3/15/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Ovarian cancer is the eighth most common cancer in the world among women and the 18th most common cancer overall, and researchers are working tirelessly to find solutions that can save lives.

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Top L) Hagar Baruch; Bottom L) Limor Aizenbud; Center) Sara Tazafrir holding her "Outstanding Chief Information Officer" award. Photography: Rambam HCC

Three Rambam Women Receive National Recognition for their Contributions to the Israeli Hospital System

3/11/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Sara Tzafrir, Limor Aizenbud, and Hagar Baruch made the Israeli Ministry of Health’s List of 30 Leading Influential Women for 2021 in the “Government Hospitals” Division. Sara Tzafrir was also named as “Outstanding Chief Information Officer” for 2020 by “People and Computers”.

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Staff members from the Clinical Immunology, Allergy and AIDS Unit. Photography: Rambam HCC

New Service from Rambam's Clinical Immunology Unit: COVID-19 Vaccination for Allergy Sufferers

3/7/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

A new initiative helps allergy sufferers overcome the fear of vaccinations due to the lack of knowledge regarding possible allergic reactions.

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Professor Ron Beloosesky and Dr. Dana Vitner. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rambam Opens Special Clinic For Identical Twin Pregnancies

2/28/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

A new clinic recently inaugurated at Rambam Health Care Campus, which serves as a one-stop-shop for all the unique monitoring and testing needed by women pregnant with twins.

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Purim festivities at Rambam. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rappelling Soldiers with Sweets, Medical Minions, Clever Clowns and More: Rambam Celebrates Purim

2/25/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

Elite soldiers in costume rappelling down the exterior walls of Ruth Rappaport Children’s Hospital to hand out sweets... Medical clowns… Departments competing in a costume contest for prizes…

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Members of the Purchasing Department deliver Mishloach Manot to IDF soldiers. Photography: Rambam HCC

Rambam’s Purchasing Department Gives Back to the Community for Purim

2/24/2021 10:30 AM Author Name:Rambam's spokesman office

While hospitals in Israel often receive gifts from different organizations and individuals during holiday seasons, one department at Rambam Health Care Campus decided to do the opposite, instead choosing to pay it forward.

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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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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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Top L) Hagar Baruch; Bottom L) Limor Aizenbud; Center) Sara Tazafrir holding her "Outstanding Chief Information Officer" award. Photography: Rambam HCC

Three Rambam Women Receive National Recognition for their Contributions to the Israeli Hospital System

Sara Tzafrir, Limor Aizenbud, and Hagar Baruch made the Israeli Ministry of Health’s List of 30 Leading Influential Women for 2021 in the “Government Hospitals” Division. Sara Tzafrir was also named as “Outstanding Chief Information Officer” for 2020 by “People and Computers”.

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