Talia, a French born nurse in Rambam Medical Center, runs a therapy center where she rents rooms to therapists from around the community for an hour at a time. She is also an EMT first responder who helps people in danger. She is unique in that she has saved lives both on her job in the hospital and in off-hours as a volunteer for United Hatzalah.
United Hatzalah of Israel is the largest independent, non-profit, volunteer Emergency Medical Service organization that provides the fastest and free emergency medical first response throughout Israel. United Hatzalah’s service is available to all people regardless of race, religion, or national origin. They have more than 5,000 volunteers around the country. United Hatzalah volunteers are available around the clock – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. With the help of unique GPS technology and our iconic ambucycles, the average response time is less than 3 minutes across the country and 90 seconds in metropolitan areas. Their mission is to arrive at the scene of medical emergencies as soon as possible. There, they provide the patient with professional and appropriate medical aid until an ambulance arrives, which saves many lives.