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Writing a proposal that would provide a plan to decrease the spending costs of immigrant health care in the US and incorporate a plan to generate revenue from immigrants would be an excellent place to start. Andrew Yang had a recommendation to provide current undocumented immigrants an opportunity to become citizens over eighteen years (Yang 2020, 2019). If the Obama’s actions seem to indicate that his administration would not be opposed to integrated immigrant healthcare. The Obama administration would likely consider a policy that would support immigrant integration in health care (The White House: President Barack Obama, n.d.). A policy must be approved by congress to become a law or regulation (The U.S. Department of Health & Human A proposal to provide care for undocumented immigrants submitted to the Bush administration would need to focus on benefiting the United States economy. A policy must be approved by congress to become a law or regulation (The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services [HHS], n.d.). © 2018 Laureate Education Inc. 6
immigrants in this program were allowed to work and receive health insurance benefits, this would decrease spending and increase revenue. The Emergency Medical Treatment & Labor Act (EMTALA) provides emergency medical care to those in need regardless of ability to pay for care (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services [CMS], n.d.). Writing a letter to Representative Hakeem Jefferies from the democratic party to share the concerns and experiences of a nurse taking care of this underserved population may provide enough insight to move this issue onto the presidential agenda for 2020. Evidence showing a decrease in costs related to emergency room visits may and an increase in revenue related to immigrant care would increase the chances of keeping this issue on the agenda. Services [HHS], n.d.). Who would you choose to be the entrepreneur/ champion/sponsor of the healthcare issue you selected for the current and two previous presidents? Angelina Jolie works as a Special Envoy to the United Nations Commissioner for refugees. Her reputation as a humanitarian and famous personality would make her an excellent sponsor to represent immigrant health care issues. “Jolie calls for better oversight of the asylum system, Dr. Janine Young would be an excellent champion for immigrant integration healthcare. Dr. Young would make an excellent champion for the following reasons: Medical Director of the Denver Health Refugee Neil McNaughton, Ph.D., associate professor at the University of Dubuque Nursing Department, would make an excellent champion to support an immigrant health care plan because of his experience working to fight for immigrant healthcare issues. He is © 2018 Laureate Education Inc. 7
more resources for judges at the border, and expanded legal support for migrants and asylum seekers.” (McCarthy & Sanchez, 2019, p. 1). Jolie has compassion and a good understanding of why people flee their countries. She also has a plan for ending the US border crisis.

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