Sunday, May 16, 2010

Wade's Journal - Week 2 in Haiti

The Day Clinic

Wade working in the clinic with a patient

The 2nd floor of the clinic shows visible signs of heavy damage from the earthquake

The Hospital

Hospital Grounds
The hospital grounds still have some usable buildings but are supplemented with tents

Arrival at the hospital, waiting to get in
People have waited outside as long as 3 days trying to get in

ER waiting room
When there isn't space, people lie on the floor to wait

Emergency room

Post Op
The post op area for patients lucky enough to go there after surgery
Most are sent home directly after surgery

Pediatric tent
Parent and child with a make shift leg support

Tent wards where patients stay

Tap tap bus (public transportation) that flipped over while carrying 15 people

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