TITLE

Migration and Health: A Framework for 21st Century Policy-Making

AUTHOR(S)
Zimmerman, Cathy; Kiss, Ligia; Hossain, Mazeda
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
PLoS Medicine;May2011, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the issues involving the policy-making on migration and health worldwide. The authors emphasize the need for policies that protect migrant and public health to address the multiple phases of the migratory process, which include pre-departure, travel and destination, to become effective. They also offer a framework of the migratory process and the five phase of migration.
ACCESSION #
64287992

 

Related Articles

  • Catering to illegals. Williams, Armstrong // New York Amsterdam News;11/1/2007, Vol. 98 Issue 45, p13 

    The article presents the author's comments on the issue of illegal immigrants and immigration in the U.S. According to the author, there is no more important domestic issue facing the U.S. than illegal immigration, and Americans continue to avoid resolving the problem. The author holds that...

  • Think about what is fair with immigration.  // Malakoff News (TX);10/28/2011, Vol. 102 Issue 43, p5A 

    The article offers the author's insights regarding the fairness with immigration process.

  • Introductory Note. Petak, Zdravko // Politicka Misao: Croatian Political Science Review;2011, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p7 

    An introduction to articles published within the issue is presented, including articles dealing with the analytical or conceptual side of policy in the transitional context.

  • Business will feel pain of state's Medicaid cuts. Whitley, Douglas L. // Crain's Chicago Business;12/17/2001, Vol. 24 Issue 51, p11 

    Examines the structure of the health care system in Illinois. Consideration on the policy making process of the state; Accessibility for a quality health care and emergency room; Specification on the fundings of the hospitals.

  • Guidelines for Policy Statements: the Explicit Approach. Eddy, David M. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;4/25/90, Vol. 263 Issue 16, p2239 

    Presents guidelines for medical policy-making in the U.S. Design of guidelines to improve patients' lives; Information contained in policy statements; Attitude of policymakers; Principles behind policy guidelines; Accuracy, accountability, defensibility and usability of guidelines.

  • SURROGATE END POINT SCRUTINY. Ciani, Oriana; Taylor, Rod S. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;10/29/2011, Vol. 343 Issue 7829, p862 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Surrogates Under Scrutiny: Fallible Correlations, Fatal Consequences," by R. Moynihan in the August 15, 2011 issue.

  • Publisher's Note Spring 2009. RATHKE, WADE // Social Policy;Spring2009, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p2 

    The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Tom Glynn concerning national health care, an article by Ana Avendano and Victoria Bruce on the need for reforms in immigration, and an article by Stewart Acuff on employee free choice.

  • Policy impact assessments need reform, says think-tank. Russell, Vivienne // Public Finance;8/20/2004-9/2/2004, p10 

    Outlines a Social Market Foundation report on policy impact assessment reform in Great Britain. Proposals to involve independent bodies in the policy process; Performance of ministers handling regulatory impact assessments.

  • Stay At Home, EUROPE. Pape, Eric // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);7/28/2003 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 142 Issue 4, p26 

    The United States may have been built on welcoming the tired, poor, huddled masses, but now the door is slamming even on the educated elite. Since September 11, 2001, the U.S. has introduced a series of measures aimed at better screening and monitoring of foreigners, going so far as to register...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics