Magen David Adom

MDA to roll out drive-through coronavirus test, increase screening 1,900%

Individuals would drive up to large medical tents placed strategically across the country and be swabbed without having to leave their car.

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin at opening of MDA's new auxilliary call center in Ramla. March 13, 2
Magen David Adom triples call-fielding capacity to deal with coronavirus

The emergency organization has increased its number of workstations from 93 to 352, as coronavirus related calls have tested the system.

17 Bedouin women graduate Magen David Adom's EMT course

"Ever since I was a young girl I dreamed of volunteering at MDA and saving lives."

Israel Police and Magen David Adom.
Palestinian youth killed in clashes with IDF troops near Nablus

Israeli youth seriously injured after being struck in the head by a stone

Police and the Health Ministry attempt to curb coronavirus outbreak

A total of 76 Israelis have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, the Health Ministry said on Wednesday.

Magen David Adom medics staff a special coronavirus hotline
Close to 700% increase in calls to Magen David Adom as coronavirus spreads

In less than 24 hours, there were 39,000 calls made to the its emergency call center.

The Kochavi family, under quarantine until Thursday, goes to vote at a coronavirus voting booth
Over 70% of 'coronavirus voters' cast their ballots in special stations

“The coronavirus is under control and the Health Ministry is the only one authorized to update the country on the issue."

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits MDA's National Operations Center in Kiryat Ono, February 27
Three Israelis recover from coronavirus, WHO warns of 'decisive point'

People can be worried and rightly so. The most important thing is to calm down and do the right things to fight this very dangerous virus.”

Magen David Adom
A U.S.-Style 911 System in Israel is Not the Answer

Because MDA has its own system, they’ve been able to design it to meet their specific needs – or, more importantly, the emergency medical needs of the Israeli people.

Quarantined coronavirus voters urged to show caution

The quarantined voters will be given special voting kits with gloves to make sure their ballots do not spread the virus if they have it.

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