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Health Facilities Database

Click on the corresponding file to download a database of health facilities in Haiti (Word, Excel, KML, Shapefile; last revision: 18 March 2010), which includes geographic location and unique identification codes based on those generated by the Ministère de la Santé Publique et de la Population (MSPP) of Haiti. If you have any questions regarding this dataset, please This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Interactive maps

The health facilities database can also be viewed through our interactive map by clicking on the image below.

Other interactive maps

Click on the image below to view a map of the Haiti earthquake and aftershocks

Haiti Humanitarian Aid Status

Click on the image to access the interactive visualization
Summary: The purpose of this visualization is to analyze and monitor funding resources and gaps in Haiti. This information can help PAHO efforts to support Haiti disaster relief.

Source: Haiti Flash Appeal 2010
Table E: List of Appeal Projects (grouped by sector), with funding status of each Report as of 06-February-2010 (Appeal launched on 15-January-2010)
(Table ref: R3).

Static Maps

Click on any of the maps below for a larger image.

Map of key coordination points for PAHO/WHO and the
Health Cluster in Port-au-Prince

Haiti's pre-earthquake population density and zones of the earthquake's seismic intensity
PAHO, 01/12/2010

Click here for additional maps on the population of Haiti and seismic intensity

Health facilities in Haiti and their operational status
PAHO, 01/23/2010

Health facilities around Port-au-Prince and their operational status
PAHO, 01/23/2010

Health facilities in Port-au-Prince and their operational status
PAHO, 01/23/2010

Health Centers in Port-au-Prince
WHO 3 February 2010

Haiti Health Services - Analysis of 257 hospitals and health centers with beds 

Haiti Situation Update
OCHA - 31 January 2010

Humanitarian operational challenges in Haiti
OCHA, 01/18/2010

Health facilities in Port-au-Prince and damages sustained
PAHO, 01/21/2010

(Click on the map to view the legend)

Medical field teams in Port-au-Prince, Haiti
PAHO, 01/22/2010

Health facilities outside Port-au-Prince with damages sustained
PAHO, 01/21/2010

Damage assessment in towns surrounding Port-au-Prince, Haiti
OCHA, 01/16/2010


Intense Rains Cause Severe Damage in the Region

In the last few weeks, heavy rains, landslides and floods have affected several countries in the Region (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay, among others), that have caused emergency situations with personal and material losses.

In these types of emergencies PAHO/WHO recommends that the population increase hygiene measures, including washing hands with soap and water, storing food and medicine properly, and paying attention to the recommendations from authorities regarding the consumption of safe water.

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Tropical Storm Isaac

The final toll of Tropical Storm Isaac was two people dead in the U.S. and 24 in Haiti. In addition hundreds of thousands of people were left withtout electricity. In Haiti there was an increase in cholera cases and in the Dominican Republic  hundreds of people had to be moved to shelters. Also, in the Dominican Republic six hospitals and one health center were affected by the heavy rains. 

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Floods in Central America

The low pressure system that has hit Central America since October 10 has caused floods and landslides affecting 600,000 people in El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua including 55,000 people displaced to 700 shelters in the countries. The Ministries of Health have reported damages to health centers and equipments, and loss of supplies. These issues put public health at risk if they are not addressed promptly. El Salvador has declared a national emergency, and Nicaragua and Guatemala has declared a state of emergency.

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The Cholera Epidemic Maintains its Hold in Haiti (10/21/2010)

Heavy Rains and Landslides Affect Guatemala (09/08/2010)

Earthquake in Chile - February 2010 (02/27/2010)

Earthquake in Haiti - January 2010 (01/13/2010)

Hurricane Ida - November 2009 (11/09/2009)

Pandemic (H1N1) - 2009 (04/30/2009)

2008 Hurricane Season (09/30/2008)

Tropical Storms of 2008 (06/09/2008)

Tropical Storm Olga - December 2007 (12/14/2007)

Tropical Storm Noel - November 2007 (10/29/2007)

Hurricane Felix - September 2007 (09/06/2007)

Hurricane Dean in the Caribbean and Mexico - August 2007 (08/17/2007)

Earthquake in Peru - August 2007 (08/16/2007)

Methanol Poisoning in Leon, Nicaragua - September 2006 (09/18/2006)

Volcano Tungurahua - August 2006 (08/16/2006)

Floods in Suriname - May 2006 (05/10/2006)

Floods in Bolivia - January/February 2006 (01/31/2006)

Hurricane Wilma - October 2005 (10/25/2005)

Hurricane Stan Affects Central America - October 2005 (10/07/2005)

Hurricanes Katrina and Rita - August 2005 (08/29/2005)

Hurricane Jeanne - September 2004 (09/18/2004)

Hurricane Ivan - September 2004 (09/09/2004)

Hurricane Frances - August/September 2004 (09/01/2004)

Torrential Rains and Flooding in the Dominican Republic and Haiti - May 2004 (05/21/2004)

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