Posts Tagged "Patients Not Passports"

Medact Sheffield: Why We’re Taking Action Against the Hostile Environment

Sep 28 2020

This is a guest blog from Medact Sheffield – a group of doctors and health workers campaigning against the Hostile Environment and…

Migrants Organise and Medact Refuse to Participate in Limited Government Review of NHS Charging

Sep 22 2020

In August 2020, the Department of Health and Social Care wrote to a small number of organisations involved in challenging NHS charging…

This Is Not Part of the Deal: Refugees, Migrants and Access to the NHS

Aug 24 2020

One thing I’ve noticed as a migrant in Britain is that you’re told to be grateful for whatever you have been given…

The Hostile Environment During Coronavirus

Jul 08 2020

Following on from our research into migrant access to healthcare during coronavirus, we have been working hard to raise awareness of the impact of the Hostile Environment on migrant communities in the lockdown, and to show how we are building coalitions to resist these policies. Find out more…

SIGN NOW: Everyone has a right to safely access healthcare in the UK

Jun 11 2020

No one should avoid healthcare because they are scared of the debt they’ll incur, or that they’ll be deported, especially not during…

Migrants and BAME communities excluded from healthcare during coronavirus

Jun 05 2020

Hostile Environment immigration policies contributing to disproportionate BAME deaths, according to our new report published today. Migrant support workers report that 57%…

Supporting Migrants to Access Healthcare

Mar 20 2020

The COVID-19 Pandemic has thrown fresh light and scrutiny on our NHS. Alongside the heroism of healthcare workers and the hard work…

We are recruiting Healthcare for All Migrant Organiser – join Migrants Organise to fight back NHS Charges

Aug 13 2019

Job Title: Healthcare for All  Migrant Organiser Location: London with regular travel across England Salary: £33,000 per annum + 4% stakeholder pension Hours: 35 hours…

They can’t say they didn’t know

Jul 11 2019

A distraught couple refused access to the body of their dead baby, a long-term NHS worker whose mother was refused the care…

Dr Jess Potter: ‘I am your Doctor First’

Jul 05 2019

@DrJessPotter is a respiratory doctor and recently completed her MRC-funded PhD at Queen Mary University of London. She also campaigns for the…