Currently, tens of thousands of Washingtonians who are income eligible for Medicaid are unable to enroll in health insurance due to their immigration status. While the state’s community health centers provide care to patients regardless of immigration status, without coverage, many do not access care. Without preventive services, care is delayed and conditions are exacerbated.
It doesn’t have to be that way. Washington state lawmakers have an opportunity to fully fund a Medicaid-like program to insure undocumented Washingtonians. Click here to tell lawmakers to fund this program to ensure an estimated 73,000 individuals gain access to much needed healthcare.
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