Hatzala Beit Shemesh provides immediate first response when a medical emergency strikes. All responders carry a full emergency kit, a defibrillator and epi-pens.
Emotional First Response
When emotional emergencies happen, Hatzala Beit Shemesh has certified mental health professionals and specially trained first responders that provide emergency intervention and pathways to emotional care facilities.
Hatzala Beit Shemesh maintains a fleet of four ambulances, ensuring a quick transport to a nearby or regional medical facility.
Wilderness Rescue Team
A number of our responders are wilderness experts and tour guides, who are intimately familiar with the hiking trails and biking paths in Beit Shemesh, as well as the adjacent Judean Hills. Their expertise helps quickly locate injured individuals in the many hills and mountains in the area.
Missing Persons Unit
When someone goes missing, specially trained volunteers jump into action and coordinate a missing person search.
Ongoing medical training classes offered to train new and refresh existing volunteers.
The mission of Hatzala Beit Shemesh is to provide you with the most caring and professional emergency medical care in Beit Shemesh. Modeled after traditional western Hatzala organizations, Hatzala Beit Shemesh provides you with emergency first response and free ambulance transportation, ensuring a seamless transition to the hospital, Terem, or your Kupat Cholim.
Hatzala Beit Shemesh is a registered Israeli Amuta (#580424570) and is supported by the Israel EMS Foundation, a registered 501c3 organization.