Herzog World

Herzog Hospital is Israel’s foremost center for geriatric, respiratory, mental health and psychotrauma care, treatment and research. With 330 beds, it is the third largest hospital in Jerusalem. A  Children’s Chronic Respiratory Care Department treats children ranging in age from 3 months to 21 years.  Herzog’s Israel Center for the Treatment of Psychotrauma treats children and adult victims of terror attacks, war, domestic violence and other causes of trauma and provides training in Israel and internationally. The Hospital’s  Clinical Center for Brain Research is internationally recognized for its work in Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases, schizophrenia and other brain disorders and diseases. The Hospital has constructed the new eight floor Editha and Dr. Heinz E. Samson Medical Pavilion which is adding 270 much needed beds. This includes a Sheltered Underground Emergency Hospital built to withstand the impact of missiles and provide protection from chemical and biological attack. It is now being used as special 160 bed Covid isolation Unit.