Although New York City’s public hospitals and community health centers go a long way toward providing health care to undocumented immigrants in New York City, more can and should be done to improve access and quality of care. A report released jointly by the New York Immigration Coalition and The Hastings Center on April 20 illuminates the gaps in coverage and puts forward a number of recommendations to Mayor Bill de Blasio for how those gaps may be closed.
To read in full, visit Voices of NY http://www.voicesofny.org/2015/04/improving-health-care-access-for-nycs-undocumented/
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