US to Reimburse Hospitals Treating Haiti Earthquake Victims

    The U.S. will provide federal reimbursements to U.S. hospitals that treat Haiti earthquake victims with critical or rare conditions that cannot be treated in Haiti or other countries, Agence France-Presse reports. The first group of Haitian earthquake victims to be treated in the U.S. is expected to leave Port-au-Prince Tuesday (Feb. 2).

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      As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.