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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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October 2014: Hannes Schroeder and the HAS team starting solar panel installation.

HAS Solar Power System - A Model for the Caribbean

It was on an evening in the spring of 2013, when Ursula and Hermann Thomi of Bern, Switzerland watched the ...

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HAS X-ray technician Georges Pierre uploads an image to the hospital’s new digital X-ray system,
making the image easily accessible to physicians near the patient’s bedside.

New Digital System Brings Greater Efficiency to Clinical Care

HAS transitioned to a digital X-ray system in 2015 thanks to very generous donations by Helen and Evan Cropp, Dr. ...

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HAS Provides Rare Service in Haiti: Care for those with Heart Disease

Haiti faces many public health challenges, among them treating chronic illnesses like hypertension and heart disease.  According to the World ...

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Breast milk is uniquely tailored to the nutritional needs of an infant, helps babies fight infection by boosting immunity, and safeguards the baby’s health for life.

National Breastfeeding Week 2015

This year’s World Breastfeeding Week is a call to action to facilitate breastfeeding for working women. In the HAS service area, ...

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Make a Birthday Wish Come True

On June 26, 1956, Dr. Larry Mellon dedicated his birthday to officially opening Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti (HAS) for service. ...

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World Blood Day 2015

There is a chronic shortage of blood throughout the world, particularly in developing countries like Haiti.  According to the Red ...

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World Health Day 2015: Food Safety at HAS

The World Health Organization estimates that foodborne illnesses cause two million deaths each year around the world. Haiti is no ...

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Top Five Threats to Child Health in Haiti

Children and those who care for them are Haiti’s future, which is why we at HAS focus heavily on optimizing ...

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An aerial view of the 30,000-square-foot HAS main hospital is shown above. The wing at left houses the Physical Plant Department, which provides water, electricity, and general maintenance to the campus, with the vehicle garage, center. At right are hospital outpatient clinics, inpatient units, microbiology laboratory, operating rooms, and medication dispensing center.

Rough Road Conditions in Haiti

According to a report by the Haitian Government, 80% of roads in Haiti are in bad or very bad condition, ...

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Public Healthcare is Essential in Haiti

Click here to read HAS board member Anna Mann’s letter to the Miami Herald to learn more about the shifting ...

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