Ziv Medical Center, Zefat


Date of Award

12.20.2021

Program

Israel, Healthcare & Preparedness

Amount

$151,611

Term of Grant

12 months

Project Title

Purchase of two extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) machines for Ziv Medical Center

Project Description

This grant will introduce extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) services at Ziv Medical Center. ECMO training and certifications will be obtained by more than 100 of Ziv’s nurses and doctors, increasing the level of care available to critically ill patients. The new services are essential for strengthening healthcare preparedness in Israel’s peripheral communities.