PIH Leaders Oppose Catastrophic U.S. Bill Blocking Asylum Seekers

Posted on May 16, 2022

Bipartisan bills in both the Senate and House would keep a restrictive immigration order in place indefinitely--claiming to be a measure toward COVID-19 prevention--and could have lasting, catastrophic impacts on the United States’ asylum system. 

Omicron and COVID-19 Vaccination: Fact vs. Fiction 

Posted on Jan 20, 2022

The first key thing to understand about Omicron is that “milder” does not equal “mild.” Delta was a bad disease, and so is Omicron. A staggering number of people are hospitalized and having complications, and while this is worse in the unvaccinated or immunocompromised, even those who are vaccinated can have bad outcomes from Omicron.

When Doctors and Nurses Become Activists

Posted on Dec 16, 2021

For more than 30 years, PIH doctors and nurses have taken their fight for health equity beyond the walls of the hospital and into the streets and the halls of power.