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News Israel Health: Israel’s health minister has the coronavirus; allegedly defied department orders

Published on: Tuesday 07 April 2020
Israel’s health minister has the coronavirus; allegedly defied department orders
News source: https://www.sun-sentinel.com/florida-jewish-journal/fl-jj-israel-health-minister-coronavirus-under-fire-20200407-yjqbqjv2lravdnpjtgy7hy6a4q-story.html

Just hours after Israeli Health Minister Yaakov Litzman tested positive last week for the novel coronavirus, technicians arrived at his Jerusalem residence to deliver a smartphone and install computer equipment.

News Israel Health: Israel health minister under fire over ultra-Orthodox COVID-19 crisis

Published on: Wednesday 08 April 2020
Israel health minister under fire over ultra-Orthodox COVID-19 crisis
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/israel-health-minister-under-fire-over-ultra-orthodox-114838142.html

To some, Israeli Health Minister Yaakov Litzman is guilty of a "catastrophic failure" of leadership for not urgently conveying the coronavirus threat to the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community that elected him. Milder critics have described Litzman as a "tragic" leader, whose limited

News Israel Health: Amid a Political and Public-Health Crisis, Israel’s Opposition Leader Shocks Everyone by Ceding Power to Netanyahu

Published on: Tuesday 31 March 2020
Amid a Political and Public-Health Crisis, Israel’s Opposition Leader Shocks Everyone by Ceding Power to Netanyahu
News source: https://www.newyorker.com/news/daily-comment/amid-a-political-and-public-health-crisis-israels-opposition-leader-shocks-everyone-by-ceding-power-to-netanyahu

All of Netanyahu’s decisions—about quarantines, oversight of police monitoring, budgeting of disaster spending and taxes—derive from epidemiological and economic models worked up by professionals at ...

News Israel Health: Chief executive at Beth Israel Lahey Health taking 50 percent pay cut for three months

Published on: Monday 30 March 2020
Chief executive at Beth Israel Lahey Health taking 50 percent pay cut for three months
News source: https://www.bostonglobe.com/2020/03/30/business/chief-executive-beth-israel-lahey-health-taking-50-percent-pay-cut-three-months/

All senior leaders at Beth Israel Lahey Health, the presidents of its 12 hospitals, and the head of its affiliated physician group, Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians, will receive pay cuts, Tabb told ...

News Israel Health: WHO: Coronavirus outbreak an international public health emergency

Published on: Thursday 30 January 2020
WHO: Coronavirus outbreak an international public health emergency
News source: https://www.jpost.com/International/Coronavirus-prompts-ban-on-Israel-China-flights-until-further-notice-615980

The impact of the outbreak continues to be felt worldwide as: a number of governments have begun evacuating their citizens from China; El Al cancelled all flights to China with the backing of Israel's ...

News Israel Health: Israel Bars Flights From China Over Virus Fears: Health Minister

Published on: Thursday 30 January 2020
Israel Bars Flights From China Over Virus Fears: Health Minister
News source: https://www.ibtimes.com/israel-bars-flights-china-over-virus-fears-health-minister-2912806

Israel's health minister said Thursday that the country would bar all flights from China over the coronavirus epidemic, as fears of global contagion grew. "We shall not allow any flight in the near ...

News Israel Health: China's Israel envoy compares virus travel bans to Holocaust

Published on: Sunday 02 February 2020
China's Israel envoy compares virus travel bans to Holocaust
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/chinas-israel-envoy-compares-virus-travel-bans-holocaust-68709243

“We would like to apologize if someone understood our message the wrong way,” the embassy said. Israel halted direct flights to China on Thursday, and Israel's Health Ministry has authorized border ...

News Israel Health: Israel strikes militant targets in response to Gaza fire

Published on: Thursday 19 December 2019
Israel strikes militant targets in response to Gaza fire
News source: http://www.startribune.com/israeli-army-gaza-militants-fire-projectile-at-israel/566347782/

Hamas and Israel are seeking to strengthen "understandings" meant to boost calm and prevent further cross-border violence. The bitter enemies have fought three wars and numerous smaller spats of ...

News Israel Health: Federal lawsuit filed over anti-Israel protests in Ann Arbor

Published on: Monday 23 December 2019
Federal lawsuit filed over anti-Israel protests in Ann Arbor
News source: https://www.mlive.com/news/ann-arbor/2019/12/federal-lawsuit-filed-over-anti-israel-protests-in-ann-arbor.html

see the signs/placards insulting their religion and denouncing their loyalty to Israel,” the lawsuit states, arguing First Amendment rights are subject to heightened scrutiny and regulation when ...

News Israel Health: Middle Israel: The 35th government unveiled

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Middle Israel: The 35th government unveiled
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Opinion/Middle-Israel-The-35th-government-unveiled-604298

Judging by Israel’s experience with broad governments ... Besides the bonus of a woman’s unprecedented arrival in this pivotal office, the 72-year-old German was an accomplished health minister and, ...

News Israel Health: DarioHealth Announces Alliance with DigitalHealth.London As Part of the UK Israel Dangoor Health Initiative

Published on: Friday 16 August 2019
DarioHealth Announces Alliance with DigitalHealth.London As Part of the UK Israel Dangoor Health Initiative
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/dariohealth-announces-alliance-digitalhealth-london-123000925.html

NEW YORK and CAESAREA, Israel, Aug. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- DarioHealth Corp. ("DarioHealth" or "Dario") (DRIO), a leading, global digital therapeutics company, today announced an alliance with DigitalHealth.London ("DH.L") as part of its UK Israel Dangoor Health Initiative

News Israel Health: Israel says fires on armed Gazans after rocket attack, 3 dead

Published on: Saturday 17 August 2019
Israel says fires on armed Gazans after rocket attack, 3 dead
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/israel-says-fires-armed-gazans-rocket-attack-3-073532922.html

Israel said it opened fire on armed Palestinians on Gaza's border overnight and Hamas's health ministry reported three dead Sunday, the latest in a series of incidents along the tense barrier. Israel's tank and helicopter fire came after Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired three

News Israel Health: Gap Year Students In Israel Suffer From Mental Health Issues… But Aren’t Getting Help

Published on: Tuesday 16 July 2019
Gap Year Students In Israel Suffer From Mental Health Issues… But Aren’t Getting Help
News source: https://forward.com/news/israel/427738/study-abroad-english-israel-are-suffering-from-mental-health-problems/

(Plus61.net.au) South African teen Adam Seef’s tragic death by suicide while on an Israel tour program last month has devastated not only his family and friends, but the Jewish community ...

News Israel Health: Israel’s health system suffers from ‘systemic failures,’ report says

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Israel’s health system suffers from ‘systemic failures,’ report says
News source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/israel-health-system-suffers-from-systemic-failures-report-says/

Israel’s health system has been subject to systemic failures in planning, budgeting and regulation by the government, resulting in an acute shortage of beds, inefficiencies and gaps in accessibility ...

News Israel Health: Robert Mueller, Tornadoes, Israel: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing

Published on: Wednesday 29 May 2019
Robert Mueller, Tornadoes, Israel: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/29/briefing/robert-mueller-tornadoes-israel.html

Israel will hold new elections ... requiring all climbers to submit proof of mountaineering experience and a verifiable certificate of good health. 8. Now for a taste of liquid gold. The harvest of ...

News Israel Health: Not Good: Israel Will Hold A Historic Snap Election After Netanyahu Fails To Form New Government

Published on: Wednesday 29 May 2019
Not Good: Israel Will Hold A Historic Snap Election After Netanyahu Fails To Form New Government
News source: https://townhall.com/tipsheet/mattvespa/2019/05/29/not-good-israel-will-hold-a-historic-snap-election-after-netanyahu-fails-to-form-n2547058

He seemed poised to return to his post as Prime Minister of Israel for an unprecedented fifth ... re given a special exemption relating to health or religious reasons (via Reuters): A decades ...

News Israel Health: Israel is banking on cannabis as its next big industry

Published on: Wednesday 29 May 2019
Israel is banking on cannabis as its next big industry
News source: https://www.latimes.com/nation/la-fg-israel-cannabis-medical-marijuana-20190529-story.html

The liveliest champion of what he calls Israel’s “cannabis revolution” is Yuval Landschaft, a pharmacist who heads of the Medical Cannabis Unit of the Israeli Health Ministry. “We don’t use the word ...

News Israel Health: In blow to prime minister, Israel will hold elections again

Published on: Wednesday 29 May 2019
In blow to prime minister, Israel will hold elections again
News source: https://www.mercurynews.com/2019/05/29/in-blow-to-prime-minister-israel-will-hold-elections-again/

JERUSALEM – In an unprecedented move, Israel will head to elections for a second time in ... tornadoes in US in 12 days Thousands of dead birds a warning sign for ocean health Graham draws a ...