In the afternoon of June 20 at the hospital «Ichilov» in tel Aviv, the ambulance was delivered a newborn baby, born during the «home delivery» in one of the settlements in the center of Israel. The kid was dead.
In accordance with the existing instructions the doctors at the hospital reported the incident to the Ministry of health. In the report of the hospital stated that the baby tried to return to the lives of the paramedics of the ambulance service «Magen David Adom», however, they carried out resuscitation was not successful.
On the death of a baby by the Ministry of health will be investigated.
A home birth was allowed in Israel in 2008 provided that the expectant mother healthy, and the fetus weighs at least two and a half pounds and not more than four and a half. Over the course of pregnancy should follow the doctors. In 2010, the national insurance Institute («bituah Leumi») it was noted the rule according to which lump sum benefit after childbirth («mank Leyda») were paid only to those women who gave birth in the hospital.