Health

Health Resources

For Patients and Providers

HealthReach (Part of National Library of Medicine)

Searchable database containing patient and provider materials on a variety of topics and conditions in many different languages.

CDC Resources for Immigrants and Refugees

Seasonal flu materials for refugees

Office of Refugee Resettlement

ORR Video Series – Congolese Refugee Health

Getting and Staying Well for Congolese Refugees

Somali Refugee Women: Learn about your Health! Part 1 (Video)

Stories of Hope from Bhutanese Refugees: Moving from Distress to Wellness (Video)

For Refugee Health and Service Providers

CDC Website – Refugee and Immigrant Health 

Guidelines for the U.S. Domestic Medical Examination for Newly Arrived Refugees

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS) – Domestic Refugee Health Program

The Cultural Orientation Center – The “Faces of Resettlement” Video Series

CDC Refugee Health Profiles

“Each profile is a comprehensive resource describing the demographic, cultural, and health characteristics of specific population. The information in these profiles is intended to equip clinicians and others with the knowledge necessary to better serve refugees. This knowledge will allow providers to approach a refugee with an improved understanding of where they come from, the circumstances of their displacement, living conditions during asylum, and health conditions for which they may be at increased risk.”

Available refugee health profiles include:

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