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Health laboratories in Zambia can benefit from increased oversight of their energy systems. IHFI is supporting the new laboratory energy manager for the country's health system as he takes on the challenge.

IHFI Begins Wiring Rehab at HUEH

Wednesday, 01 August 2012

Under USAID's IHFI project, HUEH hospital in Port-au-Prince will undergo wiring upgrades for critical facilities such as the surgery, emergency and maternity wards, as well as an overhaul of its long-dormant power plant.

An energy audit at Guyana's Georgetown Public Hospital doubles as a training exercise as part of IHFI's efforts to expand energy efficiency and institutional capacity in the country.

Mobile phone technology is paving the way for innovative new methods to support patients, empower doctors and engage the public in the fight against HIV and AIDS.

In Haiti, USAID is implementing the Improving Health Facility Infrastructure (IHFI) project, focused on providing reliable electrical power to hospitals and clinics throughout the country.

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