Many Immigrant Doctors Want to Fight the Coronavirus but U.S. Visa Rules Make That Illegal

Posted on AllSides April 6th, 2020
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SHANTANU SINGH IS an experienced critical care physician who is also trained in pulmonology — the medical specialty that deals with lungs. In short, he is exactly the kind of doctor who is desperately needed on the front lines of the coronavirus epidemic right now. While New York City hospitals are overwhelmed, with patients dying in makeshift emergency rooms and remaining on gurneys awaiting hospital beds for more than a day despite being extremely sick with Covid-19, in Huntington, West Virginia, where Singh lives and works, the virus has yet...

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