Australian friends of shaare zedek


The Australian Friends of Shaare Zedek transform lives through medical innovation. Our commitment to excellence, ethics and compassion brings the miracle of Jerusalem’s Hospital with a Heart to the Israeli and Australian communities.

We share the best of contemporary medical initiatives between Israel and Australia to promote healthcare initiatives across international boundaries.  Our focus is on developing, supporting and promoting innovative health initiatives.


projects at SZ

We need equipment, we need your help

In the face of the ongoing crisis, the resolve of the Shaare Zedek Medical Center has been tested, yet our commitment to providing unparalleled care remains unshaken. We find ourselves in critical need of resources to sustain and adapt our operations amidst the unique challenges presented by the escalating situation.

Our Top Priority: Emergency Equipment

The current situation has urgently underscored our need for additional medical equipment to effectively address the surge in medical demands. Your support can directly facilitate the procurement of vital equipment such as:

  • Incubators for the Neo-Natal Intensive Care Unit
  • Mobile fluoroscopes
  • Mobile X-ray and ultrasound units
  • Ventilators
  • Intensive Care Unit beds
  • Fluid Pumps
  • ICU Patient Monitors
  • Video Laryngoscope
  • ECMO (Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation) Units
  • Defibrillators

Your assistance and generous support are pivotal in ensuring we can meet these complex and multifaceted needs, providing crucial medical care for all, in times of peace and crisis alike. Together, we can stand strong, ensuring that Shaare Zedek Medical Centre remains a beacon of hope, resilience, and life-saving care.


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