Barriers to health care for undocumented immigrants go beyond policy and range from financial limitations, to discrimination and fear of deportation this paper is aimed at reviewing the literature on barriers to health care for undocumented immigrants and identifying strategies that have or could be used to address these barriers. Literature review: medication safety in australia 2013 is the third in a series surveying the available literature and information on medication safety in australian health care the first was published in. The review was carried out by ala szczepura and diane clay of warwick medical school, university of warwick, with sara nelson and deidre wild of the faculty of health and social care, university of the west of england, bristol. Methods a systematic review of the electronic database medline (pubmed) was conducted with a search of studies published between june 2013 and february 2016 that addressed the use of health services and compared immigrants with native populations.
And home health care, 2010), covering about 33 million beneficiaries resulting in and $165 billion in total medicare payments in 2008 (cms, data compendium, 2009) the intent of. Immigration selection practices, demographics, health status and health system implications of migration to canada our initial search sought systematic reviews reporting on. Immigrant families have important details to consider in the health insurance marketplace you'll find information on rules and options for immigrants on these pages most people in the following groups are eligible for coverage through the health insurance marketplace: us citizens us. Literature to evaluate health care expenditures among immigrant groups and compare health care expenditures between immigrants and nonimmigrants in the united states.
3 the literature, practitioners, and observers in the field describe health occupations in different ways for for simplicity, this essay uses the term healthcare workforce or worker. Literature review will we achieve universal access to hiv/aids services with the health workforce we have a snapshot from five countries a report of the technical working group from the task force on human resources. After a preliminary review of the literature on the topic [7, 11, 24], we identified a lack of a unified framework to assess hispanic health in the usa, as well as the need to conduct a scoping review of the literature on the main hispanic health needs and health policies and services—including the latina birth outcomes paradox and the.
Immigration, both voluntary and forced, is driven by social, political and economic factors accordingly, some discussions and debates have emerged in recent years about the impact of migration on the health status of migrants. The literature search, review, and drafting of this paper were performed by donald frugé as an intern at the rhode island department of health (health) and as a partial completion of his master's degree work. In health care a number of industrialized countries have opened their doors to highly skilled health professionals, a great number of which come from the philippines.
An effective scoping review requires a specific research question, but the inquiry must remain broad enough so as not to exclude potentially useful literature for this review we posed the question: what are the barriers to canadian immigrants' primary care access that have been identified by original research. Stress among social work professionals in mental health care settings by emily ann willems, bsw msw clinical research paper presented to the faculty of the. The systematic review of the literature in health and social care has a differ- ent focus it aims to contribute to clinical practice through an assessment of the.
A literature review gives an overview of the field of inquiry: what has already been said on the topic, who the key writers are, what the prevailing theories and hypotheses are, what questions are being asked, and what methodologies and methods are appropriate and useful. Integrating behavioral health and primary care provider- and practice-level competencies for integrated behavioral health in primary care a literature review. The questions examined in this literature review were drawn from the changing models of care framework (queensland health 2000) the questions and a summary of the analysis.