The questions include how they are feeling, if they're taking any medications, and if they have symptoms of communicable diseases such as the flu, mumps or measles. In addition, all children under age 17 receive a medical assessment, which includes a physical exam, from a physician assistant, nurse practitioner or physician.
Within minutes, breaking news flashed around the world: ‘Trump teargasses defenseless migrant women and kids!’ Cable news moved swiftly to saturation coverage of the latest outrage by the man they consider the most outrageous president America’s ever seen. And of course, liberal celebrities raced to Twitter to scream their foul-mouthed fury and abuse at him.
Thousands of migrant children separated from parents prior to 'zero tolerance' policy. Katie Waldman, a spokeswoman for DHS, said the report "vindicates what DHS has long been saying: for more than a decade it was and continues to be standard for apprehended minors to be separated when the adult is not the parent or legal guardian, the child's safety is at risk or serious criminal activity by the adult.
The government sends many of them to an emergency intake shelter in South Florida. That facility has come under intense scrutiny because it's the only child shelter for immigrants that's run by a for-profit corporation and the only one that isn't overseen by state regulators. The Homestead "temporary influx facility" is the biggest and most controversial shelter for migrant children in the country. Critics say the government is warehousing kids in a makeshift prison camp. But on a recent tour, the shelter director took pains to show a different perspective.
More than 1,000 migrant children sat in the detention facility here, and Sevier, a local pediatrician, had been examining as many as she could, one at a time. But she wasn’t permitted to enter the area where they were being held, many of them in cages, and find the sickest kids to examine. Her tone was polite but firm; she knew that she had the right under a federal court settlement to examine whomever she liked. In the facility’s standard cages, there is no soap or showering for the kids.
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