Safe, Smart and Healthy - Keys to Success in Your New Home: Medical Care and Health Insurance - 1
This one-page handout with accompanying video educates people about the medical system in the United States. It explains the difference between a primary care facility, an urgent care office, and a hospital emergency room (ER). It describes the circumstances where a person would use each service. Adapted from the "Safe, Smart and Healthy: Keys to Success in Your New Home" Refugee Health Orientation DVD created by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services - Refugee Services Section.
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.