Monsey Hatzolah has advised YWN that their emergency lines are back in operation. Please use the regular number if you have a medical emergency. Do not try to see if the lines work, and only call Hatzolah if you have a medical emergency.
The Chaveirim hotline is up and running as well.
The lines went down do to a widespread Verizon outage in the Rockland County area.
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The emergency lines for Monsey Hatzolah are currently down, due to a large Verizon outage in the area. If you have a medical emergency ONLY please call (temporary number removed). Do NOT try to call unless you have an emergency.
This is affecting Rockland Chaverim as well – and their temporary number is (temporary number removed).
It is unknown when this problem will be corrected – but Hatzolah Coordinators are requesting that people should not try the number to see if it works. YWN will publish an update as soon as the problem is corrected.
Further details will be published when they are available.