U.S. gives Haiti 37 ventilators to fight coronavirus

The United States gave Haiti 37 ventilators. Photo credit: Trip Foumi

The United States has donated 37 new ventilators to Haiti in the battle against the novel coronavirus, Haiti health officials said.

Seven hospitals will receive the ventilators, which arrived last week. The names of the hospitals were not mentioned.

Rudy Mentor, a Ministry of Public Health of the Population representative, and USAID Haiti’s country director Chris Cushing met on Saturday to look over the shipment at arrival and to discuss further steps. Continue reading

Onz Chery

Onz Chery

A City College of New York graduate, Onz Chery covers politics, health, crime and other topics for The Haitian Times. He previously wrote for Elite Sports New York and the Cosmopolitan Soccer League. Chery can be contacted by email at [email protected] or on twitter @onz_11.
Onz Chery
Sep. 07, 2020

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