WEBINAR: Immigration Enforcement and Health Centers: Knowing Your Rights as a Provider

05.03.17

When: Wednesday, May 3, 11:30 a.m.-12:30p.m.

Where: Register here AND... plan to tune in as a group with fellow staff members. We'll be gathering for the webinar in the 3rd-floor group rooms.

What: In light of recent policy and enforcement activities involving immigrants, this discussion will provide legal background on providers’ rights with regard to law enforcement and the privacy and confidentiality of patients’ identifying information (as well as personal health information). Information related to “sensitive locations,” how front desk and other health center staff should respond to immigration authorities onsite, and best practices will be included. Speaker: Mayra Joachin, Staff Attorney, National Immigration Law Center; Moderator: Regina Reed, MPH, Health Policy Organizer, National HCH Council