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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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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.

Poster: Refugee Suicide Prevention

Author(s): Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC)
Date: October 11, 2012
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Suicidality
Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC) created the Refugee Suicide Prevention Training Toolkit and poster in response to reports of suicides among resettled Bhutanese refugees. The poster is designed to raise awareness about suicide in refugee communities and encourage gatekeepers to help refugees in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. It is designed to be printed …

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Tip Sheet: The ACA and Refugee Health – Expanding Health Insurance Coverage for Refugee Children, Families and Young Adults

Author(s): Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC)
Date: September 12, 2012
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing, 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.

Tip Sheet: Refugees from Burma: Considerations for Health Providers

Author(s): Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC)
Date: September 1, 2012
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Cultural Awareness, Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing, Country Guides, Domestic Violence
Designed for health care professionals and others helping new refugee arrivals adjust to their resettlement communities, this health profile provides basic information about refugees from Burma, their health experiences, and cultural beliefs that may influence their approach to health. This resource was produced by the Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC) in collaboration with the …

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Archived Webinar: Making CLAS Happen

Author(s): Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC)
Date: June 20, 2012
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Healthcare
Making CLAS Happen from Refugee Health TA. This webinar, that took place on June 18, 2012, introduces clinical providers, health care administrators and social service providers to the Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) standards, issued in 2001 by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Minority Health. There is a specific …

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Tip Sheet: Tips and Strategies for Culturally Sensitive Care

Author(s): Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC)
Date: May 16, 2012
Topic(s): Case Management, Cultural Awareness, Health
Subtopic(s): Healthcare, Interpretation, Sexual and Reproductive Health
This resource offers tips and strategies to promote culturally sensitive care in refugee women’s health. Topics include language, access to care, issues of gender, respect of modesty, cultural/traditional practices and religious observances, fasting for Ramadan during pregnancy, anticipatory guidance, and coordination of care and case management.

Archived Webinar: Orientation to Refugees for Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) Trainers

Author(s): Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC)
Date: April 30, 2012
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Suicidality
This educational webinar provided Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) trainers with background information on the refugee migration process and resettlement in the U.S.  The webinar also included a Train-the-Trainer session on facilitating an adapted QPR classroom presentation designed for refugee gatekeepers. “Gatekeepers” are individuals who come into regular contact with and are respected and trusted by …

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Toolkit: Refugee Suicide Prevention Training – Nepali

Author(s): Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC)
Date: April 30, 2012
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Suicidality
The Refugee Suicide Prevention Training Toolkit is designed to provide resources for Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) instructors who are interested in training refugee gatekeepers. After a review of available gatekeeper trainings, the QPR model was selected based on its potential for nationwide dissemination and adaptation. Bhutanese community members were integral in adapting the QPR model …

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Toolkit: Refugee Suicide Prevention Training

Author(s): Refugee Health Technical Assistance Center (RHTAC)
Date: April 30, 2012
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Suicidality
The Refugee Suicide Prevention Training Toolkit is designed to provide resources for Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) instructors who are interested in training refugee gatekeepers. After a review of available gatekeeper trainings, the QPR model was selected based on its potential for nationwide dissemination and adaptation. Bhutanese community members were integral in adapting the QPR model …

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