Jüdische Pflege- geschichte

Jewish Nursing History

Biographien und Institutionen in Frankfurt am Main


Relikt des Krankenhauses der Jüdischen Gemeinde im Hof des heutigen Altenzentrums Relict of the hospital of the Jewish community in the courtyard of the present-day Elder’s Centre  Bildnachweis Picture credit

The project

The project „Jewish Nursing History – Biographies and institutions in Frankfurt Main“ is a research project of the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences. It approaches Jewish nursing history in Frankfurt am Main from several perspectives: through in-depth articles concerning events, key persons and institutions. Read more

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The research database

The nationwide unique research database of this project is an extensive knowledge network of chronological data and individual entries as well as numerous image documents and allows a comprehensive research and insight into the complex of themes of Jewish nursing history and far beyond.


„High standards of medical care, good nursing care, human warmth and understanding toward the patient … treatment of every person in need of care, no matter what skin color or nationality, where poor or rich, Jew, Christian or Arab.“

— Thea Levinson-Wolf