Economic free-fall and a shambolic health system have Venezuelans fleeing the country in droves —100,000 applied for asylum worldwide from January 2014-October 2017. For HIV/AIDS patients, spiraling costs and scarce supplies put life-saving medical treatments out of reach…
COVID-19’s Impact on Undocumented Immigrants in Western Massachusetts
November 9, 2020
During COVID-19’s onslaught in April 2020, an undocumented patient called our clinic seeking a COVID-19 test so that she could return to work.
Germany: Tighten TB Tracking
July 12, 2018
Screening asylum seekers for tuberculosis as they enter Europe is a key tool to preventing the spread of the disease. This dynamic population’s TB risk varies widely by origin, circumstances, and route.