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Indian Health Service director on 'enormous' mental health challenges in tribal nations after COVID

Here & Now‘s host Deepa Fernandes speaks with recently-confirmed Indian Health Service director Roselyn Tso about the challenges of managing the federal agency that oversees healthcare for more than 500 tribal nations in the U.S. despite chronic underfunding.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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