Heidi de MarcoReporter and Producer, California Healthline
Heidi de Marco, Reporter and Producer for California Healthline, was previously a freelance video journalist and photographer specializing in work abroad, including a series of short-form videos about artisans in Guatemala supported by Novica and National Geographic. She was a managing editor for El Pueblo in Los Angeles prior to moving to India for a post-graduate program at the International Center for Journalists. Heidi also studied Spanish-language broadcast journalism at UCLA.
Thousands of ICE detainees nationwide have tested positive for covid; at least 11 have died. Doctors in California are volunteering to teach immigrants awaiting trial or deportation about treatment and vaccination.