Hundreds of doctors resign as Israel’s medical crisis grows

16.11.2011                      19.Cheschwan. 5772


Hundreds of doctors resign as Israel's medical crisis grows

400 residents walk out of their jobs, 200 senior doctors tender resignations; Doctors present petition to High Court over Israel Medical Association, state August agreement.

The crisis in Israel's medical services escalated on Wednesday, as dozens more residents resigned on Wednesday, and dozens of additional senior doctors handed in letters of resignation in solidarity.
Around 400 residents reportedly resigned on Wednesday, while at least 200 senior doctors handed in the letters….