If passed, the legislation will enable anyone who receives a message to enter quarantine to appeal.The Health Ministry will be required to reexamine such cases and respond quickly.
“If a 90-year-old cancer patient comes to the hospital, he’s been put on a ventilator and he’s in an induced coma, the doctors are fighting for his life, and at the end, he gets a virus and then he dies. How did he die?”
Miki Zohar, who also heads Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud faction of the Knesset, rails against the health hazard posed by the demonstrations, in view of renewed coronavirus restrictions.
The Sofia 2 antigen test has been granted emergency FDA approval and is currently being evaluated for reliability.
“We need to get the economy moving,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says, explaining that the money will encourage consumerism • Opponents argue that it should be distributed only to those in need.
In a fraught meeting of top officials, Israeli Health Minister Yuli Edelstein says that unless the country’s COVID-19 numbers change within three days, a full shutdown is on the way.
And although the document didn’t specify churches and synagogues, it did recommend using “places of worship” as “vaccination sites.”
The reopening of coronavirus wards, emergency rooms filled with COVID-19-infected patients and the quarantine of many nurses have exacerbated the situation that nurses say they faced prior to the pandemic.
China has increased its allegations, claiming a new outbreak was caused by a tough new mutant strain imported from Europe in contaminated food products.
Yuval Steinitz says that closing the country down to combat the rapid rise in COVID-19 cases will benefit the economy in the long term, arguing that the government was too quick to ease restrictions.