Health Minister Nitzan Horowitz joined his colleagues' call on the need for vaccinations.
This is reported by Channel 20 Israeli TV. < br />
On Thursday, September 23, the minister visited the coronavirus department of the Ichilov hospital. Horowitz was accompanied by the director of the medical facility Roni Gamzo and the head of the COVID department.
“What I see today at the Ichilov hospital, I see in all medical facilities in the country -” the vast majority of new critically ill patients are not vaccinated '', & ndash; said the head of the Ministry of Health.
Horowitz thanked the medical staff at the forefront of the fight against coronavirus for their invaluable work.
high risk of death, get vaccinated and protect yourself, '' Horowitz urged citizens.
Earlier this morning, Coronavirus Coordinator Salman Zarka expressed concern about the growing number of severe cases in Israel, warning that the country's health system is already on the brink.
The Director General of the Ministry of Health Nachman Ash spoke in a similar way, stressing that it is the unvaccinated citizens who threaten the already overcrowded Israeli hospitals with a collapse.