Immigrants’ health care problems about to get worse
Kaiser Family Foundation analysis of March 2016 Current Population survey
Amber Phillips in the Washington Post’s Health 202 daily newsletter:
“The 23 million immigrants who aren’t citizens — which includes the 11 million who are undocumented — are significantly more likely to be uninsured than U.S. citizens.
That’s according to a July Kaiser Family Foundation report that found immigrants in the country legally are twice as likely to be uninsured than U.S. citizens. Undocumented immigrants are four times as likely to be uninsured than U.S. citizens.”
Read more: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/powerpost/paloma/the-health-202/2017/09/06/the-health-202-immigrants-health-care-problems-are-about-to-get-worse/59aeffdf30fb04264c2a1ceb/?utm_term=.1e234d8c5d68