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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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“My First Visit to HAS Exceeded My Expectations”

By Joenal Castma As our plane touched down in Port-au-Prince, I held back tears. It had been eight years since ...

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Birth Center - A Response to Overcrowding in the Maternity Ward

HAS was founded on the principle that no patient should be refused care because of his or her inability to ...

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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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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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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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