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News on what’s going on in Northern Israel

  “Ron Ben Yishai, who served for years as a senior military correspondent wrote an Opinion on Ynet. Here are excerpts: “Current tensions in Israel’s northern sector have a bone-chilling historical link to Holocaust Memorial Day, which begins Wednesday evening. They are both linked by the usage of chemical weapons and noxious gases against defenseless…

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Ziv’s urgent needs

Ziv Medical Center is situated in close proximity to Israel’s borders with Syria (aerial distance 30 km/19 miles) and Lebanon (aerial distance 11 km/7miles). The current threat of conflict in the region requires increased preparedness of the hospital facilities, both for the military and for civilians. Two reinforced operating theaters have been added and Ziv…

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Ziv Medical Center Israel’s Front Line

Ziv Medical Center Israel’s Front Line During this first month of January 2018 Dr. Salman Zarka, Ziv Medical Center Director General in Sefad, Israel, visited Mr. Reuven Rivlim. At the President’s House, Dr.Zarka was accompanied by Professor Alexander M.D., Ph.D.,  Director of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Ziv Medical Center. Professor Lerner is considered…

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Preparations at Israel’s Northernmost Hospital

Preparations at Israel’s Northernmost Hospital A week after 20 rockets from Syria were fired towards the Golan Heights, Colonel (res.) Dr. Salman Zarka (right), Director of the Ziv Medical Center in Safed, Deputy Minister of Health Yaakov Litzman (center), Maj. Gen. Tamir Yadai (left), head of Israel’s Home Front Command, and their teams. reviewed Israel’s…

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If the worst happens, we are Getting Ready

Support of Ziv Medical Center Emergency Preparations As an organization committed to support Israel’s northernmost hospital- Ziv Medical Center, we closely follow developments in Northern Israel. The “Times of Israel,” depicted the current situation in the North: “The Israeli army sounded alarms Tuesday night over irregular Iranian movements in Syria, advising Golan residents to ready…

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Friends of Ziv and the community

FZMC at Florida Atlantic University Dr. Salma Zarka, Director General of Ziv Hospital (left), Dr. Robert Rabil, professor of Middle East Studies at Florida Atlantic University, Pastor Nilsa Alvarez Morales, Dr. Basel Termini, vice-president of the Syrian American Medical Society and The Reverend Charles Burge from Christian Aid met on Sunday, February 26th at the…

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Friends of Ziv Medical Center

To say that Friends of Ziv Medical Center is an organization that supports the work of a frontier hospital in northern Israel would not be wholly accurate. It would not correctly convey information about what this medical institution means in the large context of the State of Israel and the world. For those volunteering at…

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