Medicaid restrictions on legal immigrants are a bad idea

Castanares, Tina
July 1996
AHA News;07/08/96, Vol. 32 Issue 27, p2
Trade Publication
Editorial. Focuses on the proposed Medicaid restrictions on legal immigrants in the United States. Shortsighting of economic and social policy; Use of emergency departments.


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