Healthcare: a right for everyone or a privilege for the chosen few? You migrate to a foreign country in search of a better life. What happens, though, when you’re shut out of the public health system of that country when you need it the most? Most illegal immigrants in Greece cannot afford to get examined in a public hospital. They have the right to free healthcare if it is an emergency. The dread of being deported leads them to safer healthcare options, those of the non-governmental organizations.