Hadassah

Kids of Hadassah Staff Invited for Insider View of ORs

Wednesday, Jan 4 2017

Julie Essuied (left) and nursing colleague, Alex Gur-Arye teach the kids to ”scrub up.”

Judith Essuied, Chief Operating Room Nurse at Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem, and her nursing colleagues decided that since “we put in long hours and have many emergencies that impinge on family plans,” it would help to give our children an insider's tour.

The outgrowth of that realization was the creation of a kids' visiting day to the underground operating rooms of the Sarah Wetsman Davidson Hospital Tower on the Friday of Hanukkah. Forty six children of staff members suited up and toured the new high-tech surgery rooms. “It was such a success,” relates Julie, ”that we hope to make it a Hanukah tradition." In fact, the surgeons are also planning a kids’ tour of their own.

Comments

No comments yet.
First Name
Email
Comment
Enter this word:

Related Stories

alt_text

Friday, Sep 21 2018

Hadassah Numbers to Commend and Celebrate

Over the past year, Hadassah Medical Center researchers received over 60 percent of the National Science Foundation Awards for biomedical research in Israeli hospitals...

READ MORE ›
alt_text

Thursday, Sep 20 2018

NanoKnife® Technology to Treat Prostate Cancer Comes to Hadassah

NanoKnife® technology, the most innovative method for treatment of localized prostate cancer, is now being applied at the Hadassah Medical Organization, making Hadassah the first in Israel to treat prostate cancer in this minimally invasive way.

READ MORE ›
alt_text

Thursday, Sep 20 2018

Car-ramming Victim and His Family Give Thanks

Life in the Horaling family changed forever on November 17, 2017. Dad Ebenezer Horaling, 35, was taking a bus to work as a custodian at a boys’ junior high school 20 minutes away from his home. Ebenezer had gotten off the bus and was walking to the school when a 17-year-old terrorist drove into him, throwing him into the air.

READ MORE ›
alt_text

Thursday, Sep 20 2018

Hadassah Director General Organizes Surprise for Hospitalized Children

Providing a respite from medical treatment during this holiday season, a collection of antique cars suddenly appeared on the lawns of Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem, and the hospitalized children and their families were invited to take a close look.

READ MORE ›

Donation Questions

donorservices@hadassah.org

(800) 928-0685

Membership Questions

membership@hadassah.org

(800) 664-5646

Missions Department

missions@hadassah.org

(800) 237-1517

Contact Us

40 Wall Street

New York, NY 10005

support@hadassah.org

More ›

Show More