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Poster: You Can Have Tuberculosis (TB) and Feel Healthy

Author(s): State of Massachusetts Department of Health
Date: December 1, 2014
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Tuberculosis
This illustrated poster introduces the concept of having latent tuberculosis (TB) infection and still feeling healthy. It also explains that your doctor can test you for TB infection and that if you have TB infection, your doctor can give you medicine.
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Guide: Congolese Refugee Health Profile

Author(s): U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: August 29, 2014
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Country Guides
This refugee health profile from the CDC provides detailed information on Bhutanese refugees including their background, priority health conditions, population movements, health information, healthcare access and conditions in refugee camps, and medical screening of U.S.-bound refugees. 

Video: Safe Sleep 101

Author(s): State of Ohio Department of Health
Date: June 23, 2014
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing
This short video, designed for parents, explains why it is safest for babies to follow the ABCs of safe sleep: Alone, on their Back, and in a Crib. Tips relate to sharing the room, not the bed with your baby; ensuring babies sleep on their backs; removing suffocation hazards; and using safety-approved cribs.

Tool or Template: Safe Sleep Brochure

Author(s): State of Ohio Department of Health
Date: May 21, 2014
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing
This brochure provides safety-approved tips to keep your baby safe while sleeping. It explains why it is safest for babies to follow the ABCs of safe sleep: Alone, on their Back, and in a Crib. Tips relate to sharing the room, not the bed with your baby; ensuring babies sleep on their backs; removing suffocation hazards; and using …

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Guide: Bhutanese Refugee Health Profile

Author(s): U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: April 7, 2014
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Country Guides
This refugee health profile from the CDC provides detailed information on Bhutanese refugees including their background, priority health conditions, population movements, health information, healthcare and diet, and medical screening of U.S.-bound refugees. 

Archived Webinar: Substance Abuse and the Torture Survivor Experience

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: March 4, 2014
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Substance Misuse
This webinar describes the varying degrees of trauma that refugees and torture survivors have experienced and the subsequent substance usage in response to emotional turmoil.

Video: Somali Refugee Women: Learn about your Health!

Author(s): Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)
Date: December 23, 2013
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Sexual and Reproductive Health
The goal of this 4-part video series is to educate Somali women refugees about a variety of health issues that can affect – and possibly save – their lives, including reproductive health, diet and exercise, cancer screening, prenatal care and pregnancy, and other health topics. Topics include 1. the reproductive system, 2. infections, relationships, and …

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Video: Refugees and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Video

Author(s): Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC)
Date: September 30, 2013
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Healthcare
This video, produced by the Refugee Health  Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC) and the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), introduces refugees to the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, and the Health Insurance Marketplace. The video was developed in collaboration with the refugee community and features refugee narrators, refugee speakers, and health care providers. It is available in …

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E-learning: Preventing Child Maltreatment in ORR-/DCS-Funded Care Provider Programs

Author(s): Bridging Refugee Youth and Children's Services (BRYCS)
Date: January 1, 2013
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing
Created by Bridging Refugee Youth and Children’s Services (BRYCS) This course is intended for service providers working in Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)/Department of Child Services (DCS) residences/programs. It is available in English and in Spanish on the BRYCS website. After completing this 48-minute course, you will have a better understanding of: Professional ethics, boundaries, …

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Tip Sheet: The ACA and Refugee Health – Expanding Health Insurance Access, Benefits and Protections

Author(s): Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC)
Date: December 4, 2012
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Healthcare
As part of an ongoing effort to prepare refugee-serving providers and refugees for full implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in 2014, the Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC) developed this brief. It is available in English, Arabic, Burmese and Nepali.