A physician from Barzilai Medical center was rewarded by IDF Chief of Staff
BarzilaiMedicalCenter is honored and proud that one of us, Dr. Yuri Manuskin who servesas Head ofthe Trauma Unit, was among the recipients ofthe medalfrom IDF Chief of Staff in a ceremony heldon04.29.2013. Dr.Manuskin, a surgeonby profession,serves as aphysicianinactive dutyservice operation at the ReserveAir ForceRescue Unitmanydaysduring the year.
During Operation"Pillar of Defense" he was draftedto the reserves forcesand refused toany actions we might perform in order to releasehim due tohospitalneeds. We congratulateYurihis actionssymbolizesthe spirit ofa combatarmydoctor.