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Prof. Shai Izraeli Appointed Director of Hematology-Oncology Department At Schneider Children's Medical Center

Jul 17, 2018

Prof. Shai Izraeli Appointed Director of Hematology-Oncology Department At Schneider Children's Medical Center

The management of Schneider Children's Medical Center has announced the appointment of Prof. Shai Izraeli as Director of the Department of Hematology-Oncology to replace Prof. Isaac Yaniv who has retired.

"A Hospital For Bears" at Schneider Children's

Jul 8, 2018

"A Hospital For Bears" at Schneider Children's

Children being treated with growth hormone visited “a hospital for bears” in the Endocrinology Clinic at Schneider Children’s where they accompanied the toys through medical treatment stations.

4 Days: 5 Liver and Kidney Transplants for Yonathan, Yuval, Sara, and Ahmed

Jul 1, 2018

4 Days: 5 Liver and Kidney Transplants for Yonathan, Yuval, Sara, and Ahmed

The organ transplant marathon took place at Schneider Children’s Medical Center. Within 4 days, 5 children received the gift of life due to organ donation. The unusual marathon of organ transplantations took place at Schneider Children’s. For the first time, 4 liver transplants and one kidney transplant were conducted day after day in 5 children.

22-MONTH-OLD EMMA ARRIVED AT SCHNEIDER CHILDREN’S WITH A FEVER; A SHORT WHILE LATER HER LUNGS COLLAPSED AND SHE WAS CONNECTED TO AN ECMO MACHINE THAT REPLACES THE ACTIVITY OF THE HEART AND LUNGS FOR 68 DAYS

Jun 25, 2018

22-MONTH-OLD EMMA ARRIVED AT SCHNEIDER CHILDREN’S WITH A FEVER; A SHORT WHILE LATER HER LUNGS COLLAPSED AND SHE WAS CONNECTED TO AN ECMO MACHINE THAT REPLACES THE ACTIVITY OF THE HEART AND LUNGS FOR 68 DAYS

While ECMO can save lives, complications and dangers are omnipresent; therefore every effort is made as far as possible to minimize connection to the machine.

Nina Swerdlov Appointed Head of Nursing in the Department of Pediatrics "A" at Schneider Children's Medical Center

Jun 17, 2018

Nina Swerdlov Appointed Head of Nursing in the Department of Pediatrics "A" at Schneider Children's Medical Center

The management at Schneider Children’s Medical Center announced the appointment of Nina Swerdlov as the new Head of Nursing in the Department of Pediatrics A.

13-Year Old with a Huge Brain Tumor, Brought Directly Upon Arrival to the Operating Room to Undergo Emergency Neurosurgery To Save His Life

Jun 4, 2018

13-Year Old with a Huge Brain Tumor, Brought Directly Upon Arrival to the Operating Room to Undergo Emergency Neurosurgery To Save His Life

13-year-old Maxim’s life was saved following emergency neurosurgery at Schneider Children’s. The youth was feeling unwell for several months until he fainted one morning at school. An ambulance was summoned and he was taken to Meir Hospital in Kfar Saba, where he underwent a CT of his head. The findings were clear: Maxim had a huge growth located in a strategic and sensitive place in the center of the brain.

Drama in the Operating Room at Scheider Children's Medical Center of Israel: Emergency Neurosurgery Saves Life of 10-Year Old Ilai.

May 27, 2018

Drama in the Operating Room at Scheider Children's Medical Center of Israel: Emergency Neurosurgery Saves Life of 10-Year Old Ilai.

Drama at Schneider Children’s: within minutes of his arrival at the hospital, 10-year-old Ilai was transferred to the operating room to undergo lifesaving surgery to remove a cyst in his brain. Ilai complained for several days of a headache. The doctor initially told him to drink enough water and to take analgesics for the pain.

Infant Ayala Was Born Through a Unique Exit Operation, surrounded by Multidisciplinary Physicians Due to Her Anticipated Respiratory Distress

May 21, 2018

Infant Ayala Was Born Through a Unique Exit Operation, surrounded by Multidisciplinary Physicians Due to Her Anticipated Respiratory Distress

Exit surgery is a planned caesarian section where the fetus suffers from blockage in the airways, undergoes evaluation and even surgical intervention at the moment of birth, with only his head delivered and he remains attached to the umbilical cord and the mother’s placenta to receive oxygen

Mother and Daughter

May 13, 2018

Mother and Daughter

International Nurses’ Day marked at Schneider Children’s by gathering of mothers and their nurse daughters.

Galit Asher appointed Head Nurse In Pediatrics C at Schneider Children's Medical Center

May 6, 2018

Galit Asher appointed Head Nurse In Pediatrics C at Schneider Children's Medical Center

Schneider Children’s Medical Center has announced the appointment of Galit Asher as Head Nurse in Internal Pediatrics Department C.

“SOMETIME BEARS GET SICK TOO”

Apr 22, 2018

“SOMETIME BEARS GET SICK TOO”

New Children's Book Written By Dr. Dana Ashkenazi-Lustig of the Hemato-Oncoloy Department at Schneider Children's Aims to Assist Parents in Explaining the Process of Bone Marrow transplantation to Their Young Child who is suffering from Cancer.

Camp for Children with Burn Injuries Supervised by Schneider Children's Specialists

Apr 8, 2018

Camp for Children with Burn Injuries Supervised by Schneider Children's Specialists

The special camp for children and adolescents with burn injuries took place at the Kfar Galim Youth Village under the supervision of occupational and physical therapist teams at Schneider Children’s Medical Center

Scheider Children's: Spring Allergies Tips

Mar 11, 2018

Scheider Children's: Spring Allergies Tips

New research by the Allergy Clinic at Schneider Children’s will investigate the influence of a new infant nutritional formula to allergy development or allergy prevention in infants expected to be born in the coming months to families at risk of developing allergic disease.

Two Months Prior to His 12th Birthday, Or'El Undergoes A Life-Saving Liver Transplant

Feb 18, 2018

Two Months Prior to His 12th Birthday, Or'El Undergoes A Life-Saving Liver Transplant

Had a suitable donor not been found in time, his name would have been downgraded to the list of adults awaiting transplant, where waiting time is much longer than that for children

Granny Love

Feb 14, 2018

Granny Love

7-Year-Old Needed an Emergency Kidney Transplant; In a rare decision, his grandmother donated a kidney and saved his life. The transplant was performed at Schneider Children’s Medical Center

Dr. Gilat Livne Appointed Director of Pediatrics A at Schneider Children’s Medical Center

Feb 4, 2018

Dr. Gilat Livne Appointed Director of Pediatrics A at Schneider Children’s Medical Center

Following the retirement of Prof. Shai Ashkenazi, the Management of Schneider Children’s Medical Center has announced the appointment of the new Director of Pediatrics A, Dr. Gilat Livne.

Children and Adolescent Liver Recipients at Schneider Children's Fly to Swiss Alps

Jan 28, 2018

Children and Adolescent Liver Recipients at Schneider Children's Fly to Swiss Alps

A delegation of children and adolescents who underwent liver transplantation at Schneider Children’s, flew recently to the ski resort, Nicholas Green Camp, in the Swiss Alps. The group was accompanied by Slavic Yeletzki, 22, who underwent a kidney transplant as a child in Schneider Children’s and Khaled, a father of one of the liver receipients and a professional paramedic, who participated in the tour

Stylist And TV Presenter Sandra Ringler Guest of Our Children Organization at Schneider Children's Medical Center

Jan 18, 2018

Stylist And TV Presenter Sandra Ringler Guest of Our Children Organization at Schneider Children's Medical Center

Our Children organization, which supports Schneider Children's Medical Center, opened its 9th season of lecture meetings on January 15, 2018 to benefit the hospital.

Schneider Children's Medical Center Names Outstanding hospital in Infection Control

Jan 16, 2018

Schneider Children's Medical Center Names Outstanding hospital in Infection Control

According to the Ministry of Health’s 2017 grading of Israeli hospitals. Schneider Children’s Medical Center was accorded the “Grade of Excellence” in Infection Control based on the Ministry of Health’s 2017 national incentive model.

Nutritional Tips for Rosh Hashanah

Nov 3, 2016

Nutritional Tips for Rosh Hashanah

Dafna Ziv Busani, a dietician in the Nutrition and Dietary Unit at Schneider Children’s, notes that there are a number of typical and symbolic foods eaten at Rosh Hashanah.