Aslan Medical Clinic
In 2011, Aslan contracted with Hospitals of Hope (HOH) in Wichita, Kansas to build a modern medical facility. We shipped the completed structure to Haiti in late 2011, and after a 2-year battle to clear Haitian customs we assembled the 960 square foot building on Aslan’s property in L’Acajou in 2014. It is now a vibrant clinic serving the medical needs of impoverished families.

Our clinic is air conditioned throughout and contains:

  • Two examination rooms
  • A laboratory
  • A dental room with X-ray equipment
  • A hospital grade X-ray machine
  • A small pharmacy
  • Two bathrooms
  • A kitchen and break room
  • A diesel generator to provide power and clean water to the building.

Aslan’s Klinik Nan Espwa (Clinic of Hope) is staffed by Haitian doctors & nurses under the supervision of our American medical director, Allyn McCarthy, RN.

       

We are always looking for new ways to improve our services to the hundreds of children & families we serve. We are currently raising funding to build a sterile surgical suite so we can bring American doctors to Haiti to perform much-needed surgeries. The suite will include a post-surgery recovery unit. To date we’ve raised $85,000 in matching funds towards an additional $165,000 necessary for this project.

While our girls group was washing their hands on Monday, Ismayna (one of our very small 9-year-old girls) slipped and fell to the ground screaming in pain. She was rushed to Allyn, our medical director, with both bones in her left arm in a terrible compound fracture. Joseph Israel, Frantz, and Allyn rushed her to Ouanaminthe, a large neighboring city, to an orthopedic doctor. After sedating the child (and with Joseph & Allyn’s assistance) the doctor pulled her arm with all his might to realign the bones.

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