Under instructions of the Ministry of Health Barzilai Medical Center began the A/H1N1 vaccination operation of staff, hospitalized high risk patients and patients of the dialysis unit. The response of the staff is increasing and as for now no special effects were observed in response to the vaccination.
The Ministry of Health has built a special website in order to register all the people who receive the vaccination and issue vaccination cards. In addition the Ministry of Health directs follow-up of all side-effects among vaccinated people. The operation will continue for two months. Barzilai Medical Center intends to vaccinate all staff members and all high risk patients.
Further instructions to the public and details about A/H1N! (swine flu) can be obtain at:
Barzilai Medical Center wishes all website visitors good health.