The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has issued a
warning against illegal recruiters that are offering jobs for a hospital in Israel.
According to the DFA, there are no hospitals in Israel that have job openings for
Filipino medical workers such as nurses, doctors, ambulance crews, drivers, etc.
To trick job applicants, illegal recruiters promise
employment in a supposed hospital in Israel,
the Jordan Valley Medical
Center. However upon
checking, authorities discovered that the hospital mentioned is non-existent in
The Philippine officials in Israel
released the warning when they received inquiries from applicants that are verifying
job orders for the said hospital.
The DFA advisory cited the report from the Philippine Embassy in Israel and it said, ""This announcement is
being issued in response to reports and queries from prospective applicants
verifying job opportunities offered to them by certain unscrupulous recruiters
to work in various capacities for a 'Jordan
Center in Israel."
According to the DFA, “The Embassy confirmed that the "Jordan Valley
is fictitious and no such hospital exists in Israel.
advisory also reminded applicants that although there are job opportunities for
caregivers in Israel,
the workplace is home care and not in a hospital.