Haiti - Health : Inauguration of a dialysis service in Les Cayes
The Medical Dialysis Unit of the OFATMA of Les Cayes Hospital, with a surface area of 145 m2, includes 4 dialyzers, 1 water treatment system, a 26,000-gallon water tank and a 20-kw solar power supply.
This unit offers peritoneal dialysis and emodialysis. Open from Monday to Saturday, from 7:00 am to 6:00 am, this dialysis service will work with 4 doctors, 1 urologist, 2 surgeons and 1 internal nerophrologist.
"It is the political will that we need and today it is there" emphasized the Head of State who made reference to the creation of this second Medical Dialysis Unit in the country in less than 6 months http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-20972-haiti-health-inauguration-of-a-dialysis-service-at-the-ofatma-hospital.html not to mention the forthcoming inauguration of a third dialysis unit in the Department of the North in the town of Cap-Haïtien.
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