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NAT reaction to the Queen’s Speech 2016

At the State Opening of Parliament today, the Queen announced a Bill “to ensure that overseas visitors pay for the health treatment they receive at public expense”. She also stated that proposals will be now be brought forward for a British Bill of Rights.

Published
18 May 2016
From
NAT
Migrant women face £6,000 birth bill under 'health tourism' laws

Charities say undocumented women have to make difficult choices about accessing maternity care because of crippling NHS fees.

Published
04 February 2016
From
The Guardian
EU countries advised to prepare for health threats from refugees

A report by the EU’s disease prevention agency says the risk of Europeans being affected by infectious diseases brought by refugees remains low, but recommends that countries should be prepared to respond to such health threats.

Published
11 January 2016
From
EurActiv
Department of Heath launches consultation on health charges for 'visitors and migrants' in England

The Department of Health has announced its public consultation on Government proposals to charge visitors and migrants for health services received through the NHS in England.

Published
08 December 2015
From
Migrants' Rights Network
For African migrants in Europe, destitution shapes sexual behaviour and HIV risk

For African migrants recently arrived in France, periods without a residence permit, secure housing or enough money are very common and are associated with transactional and casual

Published
01 December 2015
By
Roger Pebody
Overseas patients face charges for emergency healthcare

Some foreign patients could be charged for emergency treatment or for calling out an ambulance under new government plans for England.

Published
02 November 2015
From
BBC
The majority of migrants living with HIV in Europe may have acquired HIV in their new country

A study presented at the 15th European AIDS Conference yesterday found evidence that the majority of migrants living with HIV in Europe, and who were diagnosed less than

Published
23 October 2015
By
Gus Cairns
The humanitarian crisis within our borders

Asylum destitution in the UK can be prevented, as can the illness it causes. Write to your MP about why the cut to family asylum support must be reversed.

Published
24 September 2015
From
NAT
Who has to pay?

How NHS overseas visitors charges apply to migrants and asylum seekers in England.

Published
28 August 2015
From
NAT
Half of African migrants diagnosed with HIV in France acquired HIV while living there

Between a third and a half of African people living with HIV in France probably acquired HIV after they left Africa, according to a study presented to

Published
23 July 2015
By
Roger Pebody
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