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Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti

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2840 Liberty Avenue, Suite 201
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Phone

412-361-5200

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  • SMART HEALTHCARE, LASTING CHANGE

    HAS is more than a hospital. We invest in community-based programs that address root causes of illness and premature death, improving lives and helping prevent the need for expensive hospitalization.

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  • A MALNOURISHED CHILD CAN'T LEARN

    Every child should have the opportunity to grow and learn. HAS is working to eliminate malnutrition as a barrier to healthy child development and education.

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  • HEALTHY WOMEN AND GIRLS=HEALTHY COMMUNITIES

    Educating women and girls about reproductive health and the importance of pre- and post-natal care is having a profound effect on the communities served by HAS.

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  • STOPPING DISEASE IN ITS TRACKS

    Infectious diseases like cholera thrive and spread where people have no access to clean water. HAS collaborates with communities to bring safe drinking water and best hygiene practices to villages and schools.

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SMART HEALTHCARE. LASTING CHANGE.

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HAS USES MORE THAN 90% OF EVERY DOLLAR TO DELIVER CARE

Your dollar goes a long way at HAS, where as little as $88 funds a day’s supply of basic medications for the entire hospital.

THE REALITY

Haiti is the most impoverished nation in the Western Hemisphere, and is also home to the hemisphere’s highest rates of infant, under-five, and maternal mortality. Half of its population lives without access to clean water, and 80% of citizens have no access to sanitation facilities.

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OUR VISION

HAS recognizes that Haiti’s economic health depends first and foremost on the physical health of its greatest resource – its people. To help Haiti become stronger, HAS will exceed international standards for the reduction of illness and premature death through a focus on integrated health care.

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CREATING A HEALTHY FUTURE FOR HAITI

Life expectancy at birth in Haiti has increased from 42 in 1960 to 63 in 2011. What will it take to raise the bar higher – to exceed the global average life span of 69 years?

WHY WE ARE HERE

At HAS, we believe that every human being has the potential to change the world.

We believe that those who are sick and fighting for their lives should be cared for with dignity and compassion.

We believe that access to quality healthcare is something we can and should provide, even in the most challenging circumstances.

We believe that education and collaboration are keys to lasting change.

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THE HAS MODEL OF INTEGRATED HEALTHCARE

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  • 07.02.14

    Haiti’s Double Burden of Disease

    When thinking of healthcare in Haiti, what comes to mind? Many think of malnutrition and infectious diseases like choler

  • 07.02.14

    Growing Epidemic of Road Trauma in Haiti

    According to the World Health Organization, over 1.2 million people die each year due to road traffic accidents—over 9

  • 06.13.14

    HAS Celebrates Fathers

    This month, HAS salutes the many men around the world who are embodying the spirit of Father’s Day. Allow us to int

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