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Casse community clinic renovations complete

  |   Celebrities, Community Health & Development

[caption id="attachment_2506" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="With renovations completed, Project Medishare doctors and nurses are treating patients in the clinic again. For almost two years  the clinic shared a space with a school down the road. Photo by Jennifer Browning."][/caption] By Jennifer Browning Project Medishare began overseeing the government...

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More people in Haiti have access to healthcare this holiday season thanks to Project Medishare supporters

  |   Cholera Response, Community Health & Development, Medical Training & Education, Plastic Surgery

By Jennifer Browning You may have remembered reading on the Project Medishare Blog about how 9-month old Julisa was toddling across her house and stumbled into a pot of boiling water causing serious burns on her right arm and left hand. As her burns healed...

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AP reports rural Haiti suffers the worst of cholera epidemic; Project Medishare continues to battle cholera through prevention, education and treatment

  |   Cholera Response, Community Health & Development

By Jennifer Browning Last week the Associate Press reported that while many feared Haiti's growing epidemic would overwhelm the capital, so far, rural Haiti is seeing the worst of this epidemic that has killed over 1,900 people in less than two months. [caption id=""...

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World AIDS Day: PEPFAR and Community Health Program important for HIV positive Haitians in the face of cholera

  |   Celebrities, Cholera Response, Community Health & Development, Uncategorized

By Jennifer Browning Holding her doll tightly to her chest, a bright-eyed smiling 8-year-old Eve* greeted the Project Medishare team providing a home visit. With the cholera epidemic looming over Haiti, Project Medishare's community health agents have increased the number of home visits normally conducted. These...

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Jewish Healthcare International medical team works with Project Medishare medical staff in rural Haiti this week

  |   Celebrities, Cholera Response, Community Health & Development, Fundraisers

By Jennifer Browning This week Dr. Adam Goldstein and his medical team from Jewish Healthcare International are working with Project Medishare's community health team in Haiti's Central Plateau. [caption id="" align="alignright" width="300" caption="A mobile clinic in very rural Boucantis, Haiti. Jewish Healthcare International is working...

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Cholera outbreak reminds the importance of community health program

  |   Cholera Response, Community Health & Development

[caption id="attachment_2197" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Project Medishare medical and office staff go out into the community to get the message out about cholera. Without community health programs like this one, it would be almost impossible to spread the word about prevention to keep people safe. Photo...

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