I think often about the immigrant families who shared their time and experiences with me. They are facing new challenges to good health at every turn.
I believe that the most effective way to create lasting, positive change is organizing directly-affected community members to demand their needs be met.
The Affordable Care Act expanded access to coverage and a lot of women benefited, however, coverage options for immigrant women remain limited.
Creating Safe Spaces a training series for clinic staff to understand both their rights and responsibilities in regards to immigration enforcement.
This year marked my 11th Colorado legislative session. This session was heavy on health equity–in ways that were beneficial and ways that were not.