Idan Yaron, a boy with special needs near Haifa, Israel, recently celebrated his 17th birthday. Idan ... Read More
After being hit by a falling utility pole, a miraculous recovery.
Almost exactly a year ago, a one-ton utility pole fell on Tali Kuhn as she was walking her dog. In ... Read More
JPost spotlights MDA as top organization in Israel, interviews Eli Bin.
Magen David Adom: A vision of dedication, determination to save lives (An excerpt from The ... Read More
One call fits all: MDA, police, fire services now integrated on AI software.
The Jerusalem Post — The dispatch systems of Israel’s three rescue services are now interconnected ... Read More
Another terrorist attack in Jerusalem.
A 6-year-old boy and 20-year-old man were killed and five other Israelis injured in Jerusalem just ... Read More
MDA team rescues people trapped under rubble in Turkey.
Felix Lotan, a senior paramedic who oversees disaster response for Magen David Adom, is a member of ... Read More
MDA prepares to assist Turkey Red Cross, following fatal earthquake.
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked south central Turkey, killing thousands, injuring tens of ... Read More
Seven killed, several wounded, in two separate Shabbat Jerusalem terror attacks.
The quiet of Shabbat in Jerusalem was shattered by gunfire when a terrorist opened fire on passersby ... Read More
MDA paramedic, an East Jerusalem Arab, describes terror scenes.
“I’m sure you and the public all know that Magen David Adom is a state all of its own for ... Read More
How Israeli AI can help 911 call centers.
Op-ed by Eli Bin.
The following opinion piece by MDA Director-General Eli Bin was published in South Florida’s ... Read More
Cycling group’s hard-learned lesson three years ago led to saving a life today.
A cycling group of fit, active men over 60 regularly bike Israel’s most rugged trails. Recently, ... Read More
A Chanukah miracle is revisted.
Twenty-one years ago, while the Drori family was preparing dinner, 2-year-old Tzur disappeared. The ... Read More
MDA’s Sussman Milk Bank hosts conference on breast milk accessibility.
Magen David Adom, in partnership with the Israeli Health Ministry, convened a conference for 200 ... Read More
Doctors and paramedics from around the world join MDA’s International Unit.
Magen David Adom’s International Unit, established in 2007, includes hundreds of doctors and ... Read More
MDA part of team called to a 12-story scaffolding collapse.
The Jerusalem Post — Two construction workers were killed and one was seriously injured when ... Read More
Twelve people from one family volunteer for Magen David Adom.
Meet the Noiman family, where no fewer than 12 members of the family volunteer in Magen David Adom’s ... Read More
Parents of baby born on the side of the road reunite with their deliverer.
Dana Khalili of Jerusalem, suddenly woke up one night with contractions. She roused her husband, ... Read More
Her Christian faith makes her a devoted supporter of Magen David Adom.
Betty Kemp knows all about making sacrifices. In the 1990s, Kemp served three years in the United ... Read More
Two bombs in Jerusalem kill one, injure 22.
Two terrorist bombs exploded at bus stops during Jerusalem’s morning rush hour today, killing a ... Read More
Three Israelis killed, three injured in Ariel terrorist stabbing rampage
The lone attacker was identified as 18-year-old Muhammed Soof who worked as a cleaner in the Ariel ... Read More
Israel’s “Haaretz” reports on MDA’s cutting-edge technology.
Haaretz — Israelis trust Magen David Adom’s skilled medical teams to save lives 24/7 by rushing to ... Read More
MDA’s oldest Medicycle first responder celebrates his 80th birthday.
Alex Michigan, a senior EMT, just celebrated his 80th birthday and marked 50 years of volunteering ... Read More
MDA participates in international multi-casualty drill in Spain.
Arutz Sheva/Israel National News — Magen David Adom joined an international multi-casualty ... Read More
13-year-old boy saves the life of his 2.5-year-old brother.
When Shimon Michaeli, just 2.5 years-old stopped breathing during the night, his 13-year-old ... Read More
MDA EMT is critically wounded as he attempted to save a life during a terror attack.
Terror attacks in Israel continue to escalate, occurring nearly daily. Last Saturday, five people ... Read More
Israeli killed, 4 hurt in West Bank terror shooting; medic shot while trying to help
Medic in serious condition after arriving to treat victims of attack near Kiryat Arba; Palestinian ... Read More
MDA participates in U.S. Hatzalah expo.
Magen David Adom, Israel’s national paramedic organization, is demonstrating its cutting-edge ... Read More
Times of Israel reports on MDA mass-shooting training in Chicago.
THE TIMES OF ISRAEL — “Help! Help! Something terrible has happened!” The alarming call, ... Read More
Evangelicals and Jews dedicate ambulance in Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh Jewish Chronicle — After seven years of work, Jeff and Arlene Berg may finally get a ... Read More
A new Magen David Adom Bullet-Proof Mobile Intensive Care Unit vehicle was inaugurated in Ariel
Last Wednesday, a new MDA bullet-proof Mobile Intensive Care Unit, donated by Prof. Marat Ressin, ... Read More
MDA helps communities prepare for the unexpected and unimaginable.
Magen David Adom, Israel’s world-renown emergency medical and mass-casualty response organization, ... Read More
Thousands of teens spent their summer learning how to save lives.
Every summer, Magen David Adom holds intensive training courses for Israel’s youth. This summer was ... Read More
Australian athlete meets MDA team who saved his life.
Only three weeks ago, a 55-year-old athlete collapsed on the field during a soccer match at the 21st ... Read More
Ambulance sponsor inspired by baby born on his birthday.
Chicago, August 10 — Scott Casty of Chicago, Illinois, was thrilled to learn the ambulance he ... Read More
New life emerges amid echoes of explosions.
One Israeli refused to adhere to the red alert sirens as hundreds of rockets were being launched ... Read More
MDA brings ultrasound to ambulances and helicopters.
Arutz Sheva/Israel National News — Paramedics with Magen David Adom, Israel’s national ... Read More
Saved by MDA, he becomes EMT to save others.
One year ago, 21-year-old Mohammed Azbarga was swept up by a strong current at a beach in Eilat and ... Read More
MDA launches new Advanced Life Support Boat.
A unique Advanced Life Support Boat was dedicated by Magen David Adom at Lake Kinneret (Sea of ... Read More
MDA paramedic shares experiences serving in Ukraine.
“We stopped in the middle of the road, near a field, and when I opened my door, I saw a land mine. I ... Read More
Foreign MDA volunteers reflect on saving lives in Israel.
The Jerusalem Post — Magen David Adom’s Overseas Volunteer Program held its annual ceremony on ... Read More
MDA saves an Australian athlete who collapses at Maccabiah Games.
Thanks to the quick intervention of the Magen David Adom team, the life of an Australian athlete at ... Read More
MDA awarded for tech that instantly geolocates emergency scene.
Israel National News/Arutz Sheva — Magen David Adom (MDA), Israel’s paramedic and Red Cross ... Read More
EMT uses sign language to communicate with deaf patient.
Becky Gilor learned sign language six years ago. When she joined Magen David Adom as an EMT and ... Read More
Performing CPR on newborn, paramedic vows to attend brit.
There’s a line from a British poem that’s now famous, “Good things come to those who wait.” Well, ... Read More
3,000 ninth graders become MDA first-aid providers.
In a momentous ceremony that took place in Modi’in, 3,000 ninth graders from around Israel ... Read More
Saved from death as a baby, saving lives today.
One night 24 years ago when he was one year old, Moshe Biton’s parents came into his room to find ... Read More
MDA wins first place for VR training app.
The Jerusalem Post — The ninth conference on digital learning technologies at HIT — Holon Institute ... Read More
MDA’s Human Milk Bank saves preemies.
Israel’s Channel 11 aired “White Gold,” featuring MDA’s Sussman Family Foundation Human Milk Bank. ... Read More
He collapsed in his kayak; MDA saved his life.
When Danny Atali, 66, suffered a heart attack in Ashdod Yam Park and collapsed in his kayak, his ... Read More
Paramedics train using new simulation center.
Arutz Sheva/Israel National News — Even for veteran paramedics, few scenarios are as ... Read More
Three-year old girl survives 50-foot fall.
While hiking with her father and brother, a 3-year-old girl fell into a 50-foot well in northern ... Read More
Defibrillators Save 4 Lives in One Hour
The defibrillator and good CPR are the two most vital parts of any resuscitation, and it is ... Read More
Born in a Special Ambulance
"The reason we donated the ambulance is precisely for moments like this!" Holocaust survivors ... Read More
How MDA resuscitates four men in less than one hour.
On Wednesday, June 15, dozens of calls for medical help were made to Israel’s 101 emergency hotline ... Read More
Against all odds, stroke victim survives.
A year ago, Avi Danny, 47, had a major stroke due to an aneurism. Neither the MDA team who arrived ... Read More
Mom takes ambulance to son’s wedding.
Magen David Adom received a call that a woman obtained a shoulder injury. When the ambulance ... Read More
MDA “Olympiad” takes place in the Northern Negev.
For the second year in a row, Magen David Adom stations in Israel’s Lachish region (northwestern ... Read More
My brother’s keeper: EMT helps keep his brother alive.
Fahed Birumi, only 37-years-old, arrived at his doctor’s office with chest pains. The doctor ... Read More
Reflecting on a meaningful and busy week at Magen David Adom Israel
by David Freed I attended the Magen David Adom International Conference in Israelthis month, ... Read More
A year after Lag B’Omer tragedy, MDA prepares.
Ahead of all events where large crowds are expected, Magen David Adom conducts training drills and ... Read More
MDA Paramedic who served as commando, killed in action
A 47-year-old police commando who additionally volunteered his time as a paramedic with Magen David ... Read More
World’s first underground anti-missile Blood Center dedicated in Israel
$200 Million facility will double Israel’s national blood supply. As terrorism continues to ... Read More
‘The Marcus National Blood Services Center’ opening soon
Over the past six years, MDA together with the government of Israel, has been working on a new $200M ... Read More
Milk Bank Breaks Record!
Magen David Adom runs the national Human Milk Bank, and this week, broke a record! Magen David ... Read More
Youth Volunteers visit Poland
As we approach one of the most solemn days in the Israeli calendar - Holocaust Remembrance Day, we ... Read More
Saving lives in a Ukrainian refugee camp
By Racheli Ikar, MDA Paramedic Kishinev, Moldova — My friends and I, EMTs and paramedics ... Read More