The elected president visited the Barzilai medical center and heard from the hospital director, Dr. Chezy Levy, a brief overview about the hospital and the preparations for the present emergency situation.
Dr. Levy explained to the president facts and data about the hospital, its inadequate
resources and the dilemmas of preparedness for emergency situations of the unprotected departments. Then the president visited the neonatal unit, the neonatal intensive care unit and the obstetric department which were transferred to sheltered areas.
Thereafter, the president visited the small emergency department, talked to the staff and expressed his great estimation to what he saw.