On Tuesday, July 18, parents of children who were hospitalized in the Department of Hematology in bolnick «Hadassah Ein Kerem», began an indefinite protest near the residence of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
At the request of parents, they are going to be near the Prime Minister’s residence until, until you find a solution to the crisis in the «Adas».
Recall, the crisis arose due to the fact that in March from the Department of pediatric Hematology «Adasi» quit not less than six doctors of the highest category, including head of the Department, and several young professionals. The reason for the dismissals was the conflict with the new General hospital Director Professor ze’ev Rothstein, who decided to join the pediatric Hematology unit with the Department of bone marrow transplantation.
Retired doctors to ensure that they were allowed to go to work in the hospital «Shaare Zedek». At the same time there should be a Department of Oncology. The Minister of health Yaakov litzman does not give permission to do so.
As reported by Calcalist, the government and the Ministry of health said that you don’t mind if two or three of the dismissed doctors up to the end of the year will go to work in the Hematology clinic at the hospital «Shaare Zedek». However, doctors have refused this offer.