TITLE

Toward Equity and Access: Removing Legal Barriers To Health Insurance Coverage for Immigrants

AUTHOR(S)
Hasstedt, Kinsey
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Guttmacher Policy Review;Winter2013, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article observes that immigration reform has been back on the U.S. federal policy agenda, following the 2012 elections. It suggests that the present situation presents a needed opportunity to raise awareness and remove restrictions on immigrants' access to health coverage. The article also indicates that the gaps in immigrant's health coverage are great and suggests that healthcare be included in the issues of border security and citizenship in the immigration reform debate.
ACCESSION #
86739633

 

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