'The Health System Is in Hysteria': Israeli Doctors and Hospital Officials Warn of Major Coronavirus Fallout

As the epidemic is set to peak, physicians and senior health officials speak out on their concerns

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Prof. Doron Kopelman, head of surgery, Haemek Hospital, Afula.Credit: Gil Eliahu
Prof. Raphael Walden, deputy director, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer.Credit: Tomer Appelbaum
Prof. Amnon Lahad, chairman, National Council for Community Health.Credit: Emil Salman
Yoli Gat, director of an old-age home in Herzliya, and a member of the executive committee of the Israel Gerontological Society.Credit: עופר וקנין
Dr. Omri Shental, an internist and director of the hospitalization department, Sabar Health.

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