Heart Mountain Case Study

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Destitute medical facilities persisted with minimum care in the internment camps including lack of equipment and unconstructed hospitals. At Heart Mountain, there was no operation theatre equipment and supplies would not be available until months, which forced doctors to use a table improvised from a door to operate. (“Healthcare in permanent concentration camps” 361). The internees who had recently arrived at the Gila River camp, had to wait several months for an hospital to open and did not have ambulance provisions to transport them in emergency facilities to nearby towns outside the camps either. The possible matters life and death situations were not widely acknowleged. (“Healthcare in permanent concentration camps” 360)There was hot
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