Soroka gets new director-general

In his last position, Kodesh served as the medical director of Clalit’s southern district.

By JUDY SIEGEL
February 4, 2018 17:47
Soroka gets new director-general

Dr. Shlomi Kadosh . (photo credit: SOROKA MEDICAL CENTER)

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

Dr. Shlomi Kodesh has become director-general of Soroka-University Medical Center in Beersheba, replacing the retiring director-general Dr. Ehud Davidson, who took office in 2013.

A 51-year-old resident of Meitar, a town northeast of Beersheba, Kodesh is married to Iris, a pediatrician, and has three children. He is a graduate of Ben-Gurion University’s Faculty of Health Sciences, and has a master’s degree in public health from BGU as well. He is an internal medicine specialist who completed studies in medical informatics at Yale University and previously held a number of senior positions at Clalit Health Services, including as head of the computerized medical records department in the hospital division and as deputy director of Soroka Medical Center.

Be the first to know - Join our Facebook page.


In his last position, Kodesh served as the medical director of Clalit’s southern district. He lectures at BGU’s School of Medicine and its department of health systems management.

“Soroka is a leading medical center in Israel with exceptional achievements. Our devoted staff constitute the mainstay of the health system in the Negev. I am proud to have been chosen to lead them,” he said.

Related Content

 Hundreds of members of LGBT community protest surrogacy law in Tel Aviv
July 22, 2018
LGBT campaign snowballs as hundreds of companies support nationwide strike

By TAMARA ZIEVE