Magen David Adom

Eilon Atel was saved by paramedics Feras Rayes and Amit Orenshten after suffering a heart attack whi
Medical miracle: 13-yr-old who suffered heart attack saved by MDA

The team carried out chest compressions as agonizing minutes dragged by, in addition to administering medication and electric shocks via a defibrillator.

Israel fire and rescue authority selects MDA to develop dispatch system

For over a decade now, MDA has taken to developing many of their EMS technologies in-house, in order to better suit the specific needs of the MDA team.

MDA uses ambulance bus to evacuate nine from southern Israel nursing home

The transferal of the nursing home residents would have otherwise needed nine ambulances to perform said task.

Congo's first 'Drive-Thru' COVID-19 testing facility established with MDA

MDA chief: 'We are happy to share knowledge... for the sake of saving human lives'

Magen David Adom builds ambulance bus with potential for 13 patients

The first-of-its-kind ambulance bus can also transport 14 emergency medical staff.

What Jews around the world can learn from MDA about fighting COVID-19

For years, MDA EMTs and paramedics have trained for addressing biohazard disasters, mostly for scenarios involving bio-terrorism.

How Israel prevented an even larger COVID-19 disaster

As we struggle to recover economically and physically from the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s important to understand just how severe the crisis could have been had it not been for EMS services like MDA.

MDA paramedic Yuval Eliyahu instructs home birth
MDA paramedic walks father through home birth amid lockdown

'That same evening, I continued my shift with a great sense of satisfaction and a smile that I couldn't get to leave my face for hours.'

An MDA medic wearing protective gear against coronavirus waits outside Shaare Zedek Hospital, Jerusa
Magen David Adom to run 'check and travel' stations during Ramadan

Israel's national medical service Magen David Adom (MDA) announced Friday a plan to operate mobile coronavirus "check and travel" stations in areas with a high proportion of Muslim-Israelis.

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