Refugee Health Care


About this resource

This PDF refugee health care handbook for health professionals discusses new refugee communities settled in New Zealand, emerging trends in the health of refugee groups and current therapies, and includes new service providers.

This booklet is written in consultation with health providers, experts in the field and people from refugee backgrounds, the handbook is designed to support health workers in primary, community and secondary health care settings in the delivery of safe, effective and culturally appropriate care for their refugee clients.

Citation information


Ministry of Health. 2012. Refugee Health Care: A Handbook for Health Professionals. Wellington: Ministry of Health.

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