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“Who Will Care for Us?”: Many Immigrant Elders Lack Health Care Access
 

“Who Will Care for Us?”: Many Immigrant Elders Lack Health Care Access

India West/New America Media , News Report, Sunita Sohrabji , Posted: Nov 22, 2014

The President’s executive action and Obamacare will help many immigrants, but laws still block some South Asian elders from needed health care.

 

“Who Will Care for Us?” Ask Indian American Seniors in Immigration Limbo

 

India West/New America Media , News Report, Sunita Sohrabji , Posted: Nov 21, 2014

Despite the President’s action, older undocumented immigrants, like Indian elders, often in the U.S. for their children, are denied most health coverage.

The Real Poison Pill for Obamacare

 

Colorlines, News Report, Posted: Nov 17, 2014

Zahir Sowell iss a 30-year-old, lifelong resident of Newark, New Jersey’s South Ward. He embodies both the promise and the peril of the Affordable Care Act.

 

Enrollment Barriers: Asian Americans And Obamacare

 

Asian Fortune, News Report, Vanessa Wang, Posted: Nov 15, 2014

Hundreds of thousands in the Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders remain uncovered.

 

Dying Undocumented: Depending on Benadryl No Way to Live

 

New America Media, Video, text: Viji Sundaram; video: Tudor Stanley, Posted: Nov 11, 2014

Beatrice Sanchez says her mother's death from complications related to diabetes could have been prevented with access to medical coverage.

 

Q&A: Will Congress Save Health Insurance Program for Low-Income Kids?

 

New America Media, Question & Answer, Anna Challet, Posted: Oct 25, 2014

Unless Congress acts, federal funding for a program that provides health coverage for children in low-income families will end next year.

 

Over 10,000 Californians to Lose Health Coverage

 

New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Oct 14, 2014

Some Californians who purchased insurance on the exchange are in danger of losing their health plan.

 

Majority of California Voters Support Health Care for the Undocumented

 

New America Media, News Report, Anna Challet and Viji Sundaram, Posted: Oct 10, 2014

A majority of California voters support the expanding health coverage to include undocumented immigrants, according to a new poll.

 

Lack of Asian-Language Materials on Exchanges Leaves Many AAPIs Uninsured, Say Advocates

 

New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Oct 07, 2014

Language barriers have left hundreds of thousands of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders uninsured.

 

Many Insured Californians Unaware They Have Mental Health Coverage

 

New America Media, News Report, Posted: Oct 05, 2014

Almost half of Californians who have insurance say that a lack of coverage is the reason they haven’t gotten mental health treatment despite needing it.

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