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Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti

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2840 Liberty Avenue, Suite 201
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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412-361-5200

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HAS In Action

Paralyzed Father Walks Again after 10 years!

“I was crippled, lying in my house and unable to do anything,” remembers Edouard, a 58-year-old father of seven who ...

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You Are Making a Difference in the Fight Against Cholera

As the rainy season begins, when people are most vulnerable to contaminated water that can transmit cholera, HAS is carrying ...

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Sustainable Water Development for World Water Day 2015

“We only have water a couple of times a day for this whole community,” Dieula says as she stands in ...

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Hygiene Education for Haiti's Future

Last week, HAS’ water, sanitation and hygiene educator, Bachemir Charleron, went out – as he does nearly every day – ...

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What does it take to screen 10,000 children a month for malnutrition?

“Malnutrition is the number one cause of disease in the world. If hunger were a contagious disease, we would have ...

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Neonatal Care Update from Dr. Maurce Toussaint

“HAS often experiences an increase in the number of premature babies that come for care in the autumn months – ...

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HAS Trains 27 New "Matrones"

HAS recently trained 27 new traditional birth attendants (TBAs) (known here as matrones): men and women who assist women to make ...

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Safe Blood Transfusion Saves a Mother's Life

HAS Celebrates World Blood Donor Day. The focus of this year’s World Blood Donor Day campaign, “Safe Blood for Saving ...

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HAS Mobilizes to Treat and Prevent the Spread of Chikungunya Fever

Chikungunya, a contagious, mosquito-borne virus that is spreading throughout the Caribbean, has now been confirmed in Haiti. Over the last several days, we believe patients in the service area of Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti (HAS) have been sickened by the virus.

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Cholera 2014: Pre-season Preparations

The rainy season has begun in Haiti. It’s been raining for several weeks now, and with the rainy season comes the risk of spreading waterborne illness, including cholera.

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