Well-Baby Clinics falling victim to changing times

16.06.2012                      26.Siwan. 5772                      Schlach Lechah

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Well-Baby Clinics falling victim to changing times

Finding one Tel Aviv proves a trying experience for reporter.

In a panic I ran into the Well Baby Clinic on Balfour Street in Tel Aviv, 15 minutes before closing time. At home, my eldest daughter, only a week old, was released two days ago from the hospital with a recommendation to see the nurse at the clinic within two days for a general checkup and measurements.
But since she came home with her mother, all the attempts to set up an appointment at the clinic failed. We managed to find on the Internet three telephone numbers of three different extensions at the clinic, but for two hours there was no answer at any of them….