Safe, Smart and Healthy - Keys to Success in Your New Home: Medical Care and Health Insurance - 2
This one-page handout with accompanying video educates people about how to use the medical system in the United States. It discusses making, keeping, and cancelling appointments, and using an interpreter. It describes the circumstances where a person would use primary care, urgent care, or go to the emergency room (ER), and when to call 911. 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.