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A look inside the Dasht-e-Barchi Hospital

27 Apr 2016

Since November 2014, Médecins Sans Frontières has supported the Afghan Ministry of Public Health District Hospital in Dasht-e-Barchi. The 30-bed maternity and 20-bed newborn unit offer services free of charge, with a focus on complicated cases. During its first year of activity, the Dasht-e-Barchi maternity ward carried out 10,727 deliveries, 17% complicated. The high quality care for patients is provided by a team of about 191 Afghan and international qualified professionals.