‘Repatriation is pretty much a death sentence in some of these cases,’ said Dr. Steven Larson, an expert on migrant health and an emergency room physician at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. ‘I’ve seen patients bundled onto the plane and out of the country, and once that person is out of sight, he’s out of mind.’

Immigrants Facing Deportation by U.S. Hospitals - NYTimes.com

This is an incredible article that provides some insight to the huge issues of healthcare and immigration.

How can mission leaders respond?

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