I very much hope that awareness of the varied healthcare activities of Soroka
will spark your interest in joining us and partnering with us as a significant
part of the hospital community.
As a pioneering and preeminent teaching hospital located in Beer Sheva,
Soroka Medical Center serves a diverse population of Israelis in the entire
southern region of the State. With a commitment to excellence and the
translation of research to practice, Soroka delivers the treatment and training
that is advancing the field of medicine while improving the lives of some of
Israel’s most vulnerable citizens.
The Negev is a growing, thriving community. A cohesive family bound together
by a shared vision for a bright future. Expanding before our eyes, the future of
the State of Israel depends on the South. Nowhere is this vision more palpable
than at Soroka Medical Center: You sense it the moment you walk through our
doors. Native Israelis mingle with immigrants from Russia, North America,
Ethiopia, and beyond. Soldiers escort private citizens, farmers console
businessmen. Jews converse with their Bedouin neighbors, children with their
You can feel it in the care we provide our patients. Everyone who comes to
Soroka is treated with the respect and concern they deserve. Being a community
means accepting shared responsibility. Our personal interest in our patients
stems from this feeling. When one person is in pain, it hurts the rest of
And you see it in our unparalleled professional excellence. Internationally
recognized, Soroka leads the way in a growing number of medical specialties. Our
diverse regional population gives us a unique expertise in patient care.
Much more than just a hospital, Soroka is a place where the Negev heals and
grows stronger together.
A warm welcome to Soroka. Welcome to our community.
Dr. Shlomi Codish
Soroka Medical Center