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Ethnic minorities and health care in London.

Jane Hughes

Ethnic minorities and health care in London.

by Jane Hughes

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Published by King"s Fund Centre in London .
Written in English


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SeriesKFC -- 82/265
ContributionsKing"sFund Centre.
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Open LibraryOL13759925M

Oct 26,  · London: Sage. Bartley M () Health Inequality: An Introduction to Concepts, Theories and Methods. Cambridge: Polity Press. Bécares L () Which Ethic Groups Have the Poorest Health? Ethnic Health Inequalities to Bhopal R () Spectre of racism in health and health care: lessons from history and the United States. Detailed report presenting findings of the fourth study in a series of reports looking a the health of people from black and minority ethnic communities in Britain. Looks at specific areas of health such as heart disease, obesity, diabetes, respiratory disease and smoking, drinking alcohol and use of paan, and goes on to compare the health of people from ethnic minority groups with that of.

This book examines existing research into communication between health care providers and minority ethnic health care users who lack fluency in English. The book should be of value to academics, researchers, and students in health care and also the sociology of health, and to health service practitioners and leaders. Racial and ethnic disparities in health care are known to reflect access to care and other issues that arise from differing socioeconomic conditions. There is, however, increasing evidence that even after such differences are accounted for, race and ethnicity remain significant predictors of .

Mar 27,  · Ethnicity data collection has been proven to be important in health care but despite government initiatives remains incomplete and mostly un-validated in the UK. Accurate self-reported ethnicity data would enable experts to assess inequalities in health and access to services and help to ensure resources are targeted appropriately. The aim of this paper is to explore the reasons for the Cited by: Aug 18,  · Objective To explore ethnic stereotypes of UK medical students in the context of academic underachievement of medical students from ethnic minorities. Design Qualitative study using semistructured one to one interviews and focus groups. Setting A London medical school. Participants 27 year 3 medical students and 25 clinical teachers, purposively sampled for ethnicity and sex. Cited by:


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Even though representation grew in London as it has a large population for ethnic minorities, the under-representation gap is still huge as 40% of Londoners are minorities.

Outside London, councils have an average of 3% minority representation. In Scotland, % are ethnic minorities in local governments which is the most representative as. Aug 19,  · As populations age, the numbers of carers overall and numbers of carers from minority ethnic groups in particular are rising.

Evidence suggests that carers from all sections of the community and particularly carers from minority groups often fail to access care forabetterchicago.com by: The rights of ethnic minorities in Poland are guaranteed in article 35 of the Constitution: 1. The Republic of Poland shall ensure Polish citizens belonging to national or ethnic minorities the freedom to maintain and develop their own language, to maintain customs and traditions, and.

Nurses are being called on to develop skills to enable them to better serve ethnic minority communities. These groups are experiencing health disadvantages and discrimination.

It is essential that information is obtained on the ethnic composition of practices and used to plan and provide culturally appropriate care. Evidence from the Fourth National Survey of Ethnic Minorities suggests that ethnic inequalities in health in the United Kingdom increase with age, with relatively small differences at younger ages and larger differences emerging from the mids onwards Variations in ethnic inequalities in health across the life course are also apparent in Cited by: Health Care Services, Racial and Ethnic Minorities and Underserved Populations, Volume Patient and Provider Perspectives (Research in the Sociology of Health Care) by KRONENFELD and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at forabetterchicago.com Apr 17,  · Black and minority ethnic mental health patients 'marginalised' under coalition which for the first time collated statistics on ethnic minorities in mental health When his first book on.

In England and Wales, nearly a fifth of people come from a BAME (Black, Asian and minority ethnic) background. 1 The mental health of BAME communities is important because people from these communities often face individual and societal challenges that can affect access to healthcare and overall mental and physical health.

Ethnic Factors in Health and Disease discusses ethnicity from a medical perspective. The book is comprised of 35 chapters that are grouped into four sections. The text first covers the background issues concerning the relationship between ethnicity and health.

Understanding ethnicity and children's mental health, Mhemooda Malek. The cultural relevance of the mental health disciplines, Begum Maitra. The epidemiology of mental health problems in children and adolescents from ethnic minorities in the UK, Paul Ramchandani.

Meeting the needs of minority ethnic groups, Mhemooda Malek. Working paper AUGUST Ethnic Diversity and Mental Health in London Recent developments Frank Keating, David Robertson and Nutan Kotecha The King’s Fund is an independent charitable foundation working for better health, especially in London.

The last decade has seen the introduction of four new types of mental health care in the English NHS: crisis resolution/home treatment teams; early intervention teams; assertive outreach; and the new psychological therapies programme. This study investigates how far these new services have been used in the care of minority ethnic groups.

The study was based on specially collected surveys from. Access to Health Care for Migrants, Ethnic Minorities, and Asylum Seekers in Europe those faced by long-established ethnic minorities and ma mental health care trends in the general.

Aug 17,  · Subjects Area Studies, Geography, Health and Social Care, Language & Literature, Social this book is about the consequences of the permanent settlement of former labour migrants in contemporary Germany and Britain and the extent to which these ‘new’ minorities are regarded as citizens in both societies as well as citizens of the Cited by: Get this from a library.

Improving the health of black and minority ethnic groups: a guide for primary care organisations. [Shona Arora;]. Dec 17,  · How far have ethnic minorities participated in the British electoral process in the last two decades.

In this paper their comparative registration and turn-out levels as well as their voting patterns are examined. In addition, the responses of the political parties to the participation of ethnic minorities in politics and the representation of ethnic minorities at national and local levels of Cited by: Jul 06,  · Mental health has long been perceived as a taboo subject in the UK, so much so that mental health services have been marginalised within health and social care.

There is even more serious neglect of the specific issues faced by different ethnic forabetterchicago.com by: 2. Aliens and Alienists: Ethnic Minorities and Psychiatry - Kindle edition by Maurice Lipsedge, Roland Littlewood.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Aliens and Alienists: Cited by: Aug 19,  · Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education, St George's University of London and Kingston University, London, UK.

Correspondence. Dr Nan Greenwood. This review has highlighted the dearth of literature relating to satisfaction with social care among minority ethnic carers, despite their increasing numbers and growing role in supporting Cited by: Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) communities continue to experience inequalities within the United Kingdom (UK) mental health system despite major government policy initiatives.

Access to higher education for many ethnic minorities remains problematic. Within higher education, BME students consistently face barriers in terms of accessing culturally appropriate services including a lack of Cited by: 1.Suicidal Behavior Among Ethnic Minorities in England an inner London borough with a relatively high proportion of individuals subject to immigration control and with no recourse to public.SC H0LARLY PAPER Health Care in a Multi-ethnic Society Sally French Key Words Ethnic minorities, health, illness, disability, health and social services.

Summary This article reviews the literature and takes a critical look at the provision of health and social services for people from ethnic forabetterchicago.com by: