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Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti Appoints New CEO Jean Marc deMatteis

DESCHAPELLES, HAITI —Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti (HAS) has appointed Jean Marc deMatteis as Chief Executive Officer.  Mr. deMatteis is a ...

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Critical Message about Changes Ahead at HAS

This week we sent the following letter to our supporters, informing them that the hospital is at a turning point. ...

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The Earthquake near Port-de-Paix

  You have likely heard the sad news of this past weekend. A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck Haiti, killing at ...

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Hurricane Matthew Update: HAS has been operating continuously following the devastating impact ...

Hurricane Matthew, a Category 4 storm, is the strongest storm in the Carribean in nearly a decade. While the hospital ...

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The "Rice Basket" of Haiti

One of the most important sectors of the Haitian economy is agriculture. According to the World Bank, economic growth in ...

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Rumrunners: Or, What Does a Rum Punch Party in Pittsburgh Have to Do with a Hospital in Haiti?

“In school they call it the age of exploration, the search for territories and islands that would send Europeans all ...

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HAS is an Economic Engine in the Artibonite Valley.

HAS employs approximately 500 people, 98% of whom are Haitian and from the hospital’s service area. HAS is also an ...

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Haiti’s Double Burden of Disease

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

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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 90 percent ...

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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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