Not long ago (Friday), he was received at the meter"A. Report, about an 87-year-old woman who is unconscious with signs of hypothermia in an apartment in Jerusalem. Medics and paramedics from Med"A. She was given medical treatment on the spot and evacuated to Shaare Zedek Hospital in the city, in critical condition with signs of hypothermia while she was anesthetized and breathing. The circumstances of the case are being investigated.
Paramedic Med"A, Rachel Conan recounted: "When we arrived at the apartment we were joined by firefighters and police who broke into the apartment and found the woman lying in a vague consciousness on the cold floor. We were told that she talks to an acquaintance every day to make sure she is okay and today she did not contact us and they took care of her. We provided her with medical care that included heating, fluids and providing breathing assistance. We wrapped her in a special blanket that keeps her body warm and evacuated her to the hospital while she was breathing."
In Magen David Adom, the public is addressed especially during the cold winter days: "Be in touch with family members and sick and elderly neighbors, who live alone and make sure everything is fine and do not get into a state of hypothermia."