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Haitians delivering healthcare to Haitians

Haiti's Ministry of Public Health building was destroyed in the quake
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The green-roofed Ministry of Public Health building collapsed in the earthquake, but no employees are reported to have died. Over half of hospitals and health care centres in the Haitian capital were damaged. Despite this challenge, Haitian doctors and nurses stepped up to provide immediate care.

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