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Guide: Health Coverage Options for Afghan Evacuees

Author(s): U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Date: November 1, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Healthcare
Afghan evacuees arriving in the United States will be eligible for health coverage through Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), the Health Insurance Marketplace, or refugee medical assistance (RMA or other health coverage provided by the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)). RMA is provided through the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) and administered …

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Evidence Summary: What is the impact of cultural competence training among health and mental health providers?

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: August 12, 2020
Topic(s): Cultural Awareness, Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Healthcare
This evidence summary aims to assess the effectiveness of strategies to build cultural competence among health and mental health providers working with resettled refugees.  The intended audience is U.S. refugee service providers and other interested stakeholders. This evidence summary seeks to answer the following questions: What is the state of evidence about the effectiveness of …

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Man at a pharmacy shelf

Video: Pharmacy Education Series

Author(s): University of Minnesota
Date: June 30, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Healthcare
This series of four videos includes “What is a Pharmacy?”, “Getting Your Medicine from a Pharmacy,” “Medication Refill: How to Get More Medicine,” and “Remembering to Take Your Medicine.” English scripts are available for each video.

Video: Multilingual Health Information Videos

Author(s): Morrison Institute of Public Policy
Date: April 1, 2019
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Behavioral Healthcare, Healthcare
This video series by the Morrison Institute of Public Policy at Arizona State University covers a variety of topics related to accessing healthcare in the United States. The series includes the following scenes and is available in seven languages.  Scene 1: Applying for health insurance Scene 2: The primary care office Scene 3: Specialist care …

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E-learning: Introduction to Immigrant and Refugee Health

Author(s): University of Minnesota
Date: February 21, 2019
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Behavioral Healthcare, Healthcare
Presented by the University of Minnesota, this seven-hour lecture-based introductory course in immigrant and refugee health includes eight lectures led by global health experts. There are also accompanying external resources, and a pre- and post-test. A University of Minnesota account is required to complete this module; after registration you will receive an email confirmation and …

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Guide: Welcome to the United States: A Guide for New Immigrants

Author(s): U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)
Date: December 21, 2017
Topic(s): Adult Education, Employment, Financial Capabilities, Health, Housing, Immigration Legal Needs, Safety
Subtopic(s): Adjustment of Status, Citizenship, Emergency Preparedness, English Language Skills, Healthcare, Higher Education, Landlords
This guide includes practical information to help New Americans settle into everyday life in the United States. It also contains basic civics and know your rights (KYR) information. Topics include: Federal Departments and Agencies The United States Today Federal Holidays Your Rights and Responsibilities as a Legal Permanent Resident (LPR) Maintaining Your Permanent Resident Status …

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Guide: Clinical Approaches in Integrative Healthcare

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: September 1, 2017
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Healthcare
This guide provides an overview of patient navigation, demonstrates how various community stakeholders can act as health and cultural Navigators, illustrate how resettlement agencies can facilitate integrated health care, and provide recommendations for implementing a Health Navigators program.

Archived Webinar: Clinical Approaches in Integrative Healthcare

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: July 13, 2017
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Healthcare
The objectives of this webinar are:  Describe multi-disciplinary team approach to address complicated mental health concerns among refugees Connect common physical symptoms that may be associated with a mental health concern and how to identify them Share therapeutic considerations for refugees seeking care at integrative healthcare settings

Guide: Integrated Care Continuum for Survivors of Torture Instruction (SOT-ICC)

Author(s): Center for Victims of Torture (CVT)
Date: June 1, 2017
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness, Monitoring and Evaluation
Subtopic(s): Data Collection, Healthcare
The Survivors of Torture Integrated Care Continuum instrument (SOT-ICC) is a self-assessment of integrated care practices and systems designed for programs delivering services to torture survivors. The purpose of the instrument is for program staff to discuss and identify the program’s baseline position on the integrated care continuum, and find opportunities to move programs towards …

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Guide: Integrative Healthcare Settings – Information Guide

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: August 1, 2016
Topic(s): Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Healthcare
This guide discusses common components and structures included in approaches to integration, demonstrates the benefits to community stakeholders of integrating mental and primary healthcare, and explains the potential implications of a lack of integration. Ultimately, the guide will outline practical recommendations for integrating care.