- Parental immigration status is associated with children's health care utilization: findings from the 2003 new immigrant survey of US legal permanent residentsKatherine Yun
Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, 34th and Convention Center Blvd, CHOP North, Suite 1539, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
Matern Child Health J 17:1913-21. 2013..Parental immigration status before LPR was associated with the use of preventive annual exams and dental services. However, no group of children was consistently disadvantaged with respect to all measures...
- Prevalence of chronic disease and insurance coverage among refugees in the United StatesKatherine Yun
Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
J Immigr Minor Health 14:933-40. 2012..4 %) were uninsured, 46.5 % of refugees with chronic conditions lacked health insurance. Refugees have a high burden of chronic disease and would benefit from expanded insurance coverage for adults with preexisting conditions...
- High prevalence of chronic non-communicable conditions among adult refugees: implications for practice and policyKatherine Yun
Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, and The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Community Health 37:1110-8. 2012..We propose that refugee health services accommodate screening and treatment for chronic NCDs and NCD risk factors, and that insurance outreach and enrollment programs target recently arrived refugees...