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Closed Society: May ‎‏18‏‎, 2012‎

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The management of the education center of Meir Hospital in Kfar Saba forbids Arabic-speaking teachers and students working at the center to use Arabic when speaking to each other. This violates Ministry of Health directives.

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May 18th, 2012 at 6:09 pm

Economy and Society: May 6, 2012

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According to the state and Israeli Medical Association, even though the labor law which limits a work shift to a maximum of 12 hours applies to interns as well, a medical doctor’s duty roster is not considered as part of the “working hours” according to the law, and thus the limitations mentioned in the law do not apply to hospital interns.