Welcome to Refugee Health - Vancouver

Refugee Health Vancouver is a practical resource to support clinicians who provide care to refugees in British Columbia.

Need a patient handout on diabetes in Farsi? Looking for a Spanish-speaking dentist in Vancouver who offers reduced fees? Not sure what convention refugees are, why they would flee Myanmar, or how you can bill to care for them? This site pulls together the answers for you.

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Medical Guidelines

Forms and requisitions

Lab reqs

Imaging reqs

Other investigations

Referral reqs

Other forms

Flow sheets

Handouts

(September 27, 2011)
(October 22, 2012)

Patient Handouts

Translated educational handouts on health issues.

Women's Health

Anemia

Other

Diabetes & Nutrition

Mental Health

Anemia, Diabetes & Nutrition

Hepatitis B & C

HIV

Legal

Anemia, Diabetes & Nutrition, TB, Hepatitis B & C, HIV, Mental Health, Women's Health, Other

TB

Community Resources

Dentists, physiotherapists and other community resources who speak other languages, accept IFH or offer reduced fees.

Cross cultural mental health
Cross cultural mental health
Housing & other supports, Legal, Parenting, Cross cultural mental health
Optometry
Parenting
Parenting
Housing & other supports, Cross cultural mental health
Parenting
Podiatry + orthotics
Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy
Parenting
Disability
Disability
Dentistry
Housing & other supports, Cross cultural mental health
Cross cultural mental health
Cross cultural mental health
Cross cultural mental health
Cross cultural mental health
Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy
Legal
Recreation
Recreation
Physiotherapy
Legal
Cross cultural mental health
Housing & other supports
Housing & other supports
Cross cultural mental health
Physiotherapy
Housing & other supports, Parenting, Cross cultural mental health
Housing & other supports
Physiotherapy
Pharmacy
Physiotherapy
Housing & other supports
Podiatry + orthotics
Cross cultural mental health
Housing & other supports
Cross cultural mental health
Legal
Recreation
Recreation
Legal
Cross cultural mental health
Physiotherapy
Multilingual specialists
Cross cultural mental health
Housing & other supports
Housing & other supports
Pharmacy
Cross cultural mental health
Physiotherapy
Parenting
Cross cultural mental health
Cross cultural mental health
Cross cultural mental health
Cross cultural mental health
Cross cultural mental health
Cross cultural mental health
Cross cultural mental health
Pharmacy

Cultural Profiles

An overview of the main countries from which Canada receives refugees, with a focus on political and health issues.