Hadassah University Hospital at Ein Kerem
Hadassah Hospital, Mount Scopus
The Hadassah Medical Organization
A Better World Through Medicine
From the very
beginning, Hadassah's pacesetting progress has set the standard for excellence
in medicine in Israel. An impressive list of trailblazing achievements is
testimony to Hadassah's vision and mission. Today, the Hadassah Medical
Organization continues to march forward, making the world a better place
through healing, teaching and research.
religion and geographical boundaries to enhance world health, the Hadassah
Medical Center was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize.
Hospitals in Israel
establishment of Hadassah's first hospital on Jerusalem's Street of the
Prophets in 1918, the Hadassah University Medical Center has
expanded to include two University hospitals in Jerusalem - located on Mt.
Scopus and in Ein Karem. Its two hospitals have 1,000 beds, 31 operating
theaters, nine specially oriented intensive care units and five schools of
allied medical professions, owned and operated in collaboration with the Hebrew
network of satellite services provides community health care programs,
specialized outpatient clinics and services in several city neighborhoods and
nearby towns, as well as consultation clinics in the center of Jerusalem and in
The 19-story Sarah
Wetsman Davidson Tower on the Ein Kerem campus is a tangible example of
Hadassah's commitment to the people it serves. This new in-patient facility is
designed to address today's needs, tomorrow's breakthroughs and evolution in
patient care for years to come.
The Sarah Wetsman
Davidson Hospital Tower completes the modern campus of Hadassah Ein Kerem and
is a fitting addition to the Cancer Center’s Sharett Institute of Oncology, the
Charlotte R. Bloomberg Mother and Child Center and the Judy and Sidney Swartz
Center for Emergency Medicine.
The combined skills of
more than 5,000 health care professionals - 800 physicians 2,200 nurses, 500
paramedical and 1,500 support staff - bring health and hope to the people of
region and far beyond.
translational medicine, combining state-of-the-art medical and surgical care
with top-level interdisciplinary research and development activity. Hadassah's
physicians take their patients' problems into the laboratories, grapple with
their predicaments, consider possible solutions and test hypotheses through the
full range of clinical trials to enhance their diagnosis and treatment.
For over nine decades,
Hadassah has extended its hand to all, without regard for race, religion or
ethnic origin. People from all the countries in the region turn to Hadassah for
hope and help. They are treated alongside patients from the Mediterranean
Basin, Europe, South America and the United States.
Hadassah Medical Organization is committed to Healing, Teaching and Research
HMO Mission Statement
Founded by Hadassah,
the Women's Zionist Organization of America, the Hadassah Medical Organization
pioneered the development of standards and practices of health care in Israel.
Its main focus and its
health care activities are in Jerusalem, and its heritage and emotional links
are deeply rooted in the land of Israel and its people.
Organization is also a bridge to peace. It forges links between patients of all
nationalities, races and religion who come to its doors for healing.
this respect Hadassah Medical Organization is committed to excellence:
► Excellence in compassionate and advanced
health care consistent with humane and cost-effective principles,
► Excellence in research by which the frontiers
of medicine are advanced and mankind benefits.
► Excellence in teaching by which the future
generations are assured of the highest quality of care and scholarship.
the future of Medicine with us!!