Healthcare Professionals' Experience, Training, and Knowledge Regarding Immigration-Related Law Enforcement in Healthcare Facilities: An Online Survey

Jaime La Charite, Derek W. Braverman, Dana Goplerud, Alexandra Norton, Amanda Bertram, Zackary D. Berger

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Abstract

U.S. immigration policies and enforcement can make immigrants fearful of accessing healthcare. Although current immigration policies restrict enforcement in "sensitive locations" including healthcare facilities, there are reports of enforcement actions in such settings.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)50-58
Number of pages9
JournalThe Journal of law, medicine & ethics : a journal of the American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics
Volume49
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 2021

Keywords

  • Health Policy
  • Immigrant Health
  • Immigration Law
  • Sensitive Locations
  • U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Issues, ethics and legal aspects
  • Health Policy

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