MD: Immigrant’s Health Crisis Leaves Her Family on Sideline

NY Times: “Rachel Nyirahabiyambere, a legal immigrant from Rwanda, has been in a persistent vegetative state since having a major stroke in April . . . But they were helpless to block it when Georgetown University Hospital, frustrated in its efforts to discharge Ms. Nyirahabiyambere after she had spent eight costly months there without insurance, sought a guardian to make decisions that the family would not make.”