Katherine Yun

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Parental immigration status is associated with children's health care utilization: findings from the 2003 new immigrant survey of US legal permanent residents
    Katherine 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
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence of chronic disease and insurance coverage among refugees in the United States
    Katherine Yun
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:933-40. 2012
  3. pmc High prevalence of chronic non-communicable conditions among adult refugees: implications for practice and policy
    Katherine 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

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Parental immigration status is associated with children's health care utilization: findings from the 2003 new immigrant survey of US legal permanent residents
    Katherine 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...
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence of chronic disease and insurance coverage among refugees in the United States
    Katherine 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...
  3. pmc High prevalence of chronic non-communicable conditions among adult refugees: implications for practice and policy
    Katherine 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...