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Primary health care for black and minority ethnic people

Rosemary Eccles

Primary health care for black and minority ethnic people

a GP perspective.

by Rosemary Eccles

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Published by NHS Ethnic Health Unit in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Title on cover varies.

Other titlesHealth care for black and minority ethnic people.
SeriesGood practice quality indicators
ContributionsKohli, Bhupinder.
The Physical Object
Pagination32p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16541879M

People of BAMME (Black, Asian, Minority, and Migrant ethnic) heritage in the UK experience various anomalies when engaging with mental health services. Typically concentrated at secondary and secure levels of care, these discrepant experiences interact with a reticence to uptake mental health support at the primary care level. Black and Minority Ethnic Groups Health Needs Assessment Dr Nicholas Riches Specialist Trainee in Public Health. Health Needs Assessment of Black and Minority Ethnic Groups in Salford () 2 Health Needs Assessment of Black and Minority Ethnic Groups in Salford () 4 TABLE OF FIGURESFile Size: 5MB.

According to the Census, around 4% of Wales’ population comes from Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) backgrounds, an increase from % of the population of Wales in The areas with the highest proportions of minority ethnic groups, as shown in the Census, were Cardiff ( per cent), Newport ( per cent) and Swansea (%).   Black and ethnic minority victims account for 72 per cent of NHS coronavirus deaths despite making up just 44 per cent of the service's workforce Black, Asian and Author: Darren Boyle For Mailonline.

The NHS is under a legal and moral obligation to provide services to all people who need them, regardless of their gender, age or ethnic background. The Labour government has begun to implement a far-reaching set of reforms designed to put patients at the heart of the NHS and make providers of services far more responsive to their individual.   The latest National Statistics on the self-reported experience of patients in Black and Minority Ethnic groups, produced by the Department of Health with Author: Department of Health And Social Care.


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Primary health care for black and minority ethnic people by Rosemary Eccles Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Primary health care for elderly people from black & minority ethnic communities. [Catherina Pharoah; Age Concern Institute of Gerontology.] -- Primary health care services are the foundation of the health service and they play a particularly important role in the health care of black and minority ethnic elderly people.

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.

Minority ethnic children in England are growing in number but are significantly disadvantaged in terms of the socio-economic status of their family and their educational and health outcomes. All minority ethnic groups except Indians have higher rates of poverty than the majority population (Hansen et al., ).

Pharoah C. Primary Health Care for Elderly People from Black and Minority Ethnic Communities. Studies in Ageing, Age Concern Institute of Gerontology, King's College London.

London: HMSO; Gerrish K. The nature and effect of communication difficulties arising from interactions between district nurses and South Asian patients and their carers. 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.

To identify key issues in improving health care for Black and Minority Ethnic Disabled People in Leeds and to put these issues on the agenda of Primary Care groups and citywide groups. To empower Black and Minority Ethnic Disabled People in Leeds to speak out about their healthcare needs, experiences, views and hopes.

Victoria M. Taylor, in Goldman's Cecil Medicine (Twenty Fourth Edition), Access and Communication. Racial and ethnic minority groups, particularly Latinos, are disproportionately represented among those with health care access proportions of Latinos who lack health insurance and have no regular source of medical care are more than twice the proportions among non.

Poor perinatal mental health is a major contributor to adverse health outcomes in women of child-bearing age, with women from a black and minority ethnic background widely believed to have particular needs that are often not given adequate attention.

This paper describes how NHS Croydon launched a perinatal mental health project to foster a closer partnership between the Primary Care Trust. In the Netherlands, ethnic minority populations visit their general practitioner (GP) more often than the indigenous population.

An explanation for this association is lacking. Recently, health literacy is suggested as a possible explaining mechanism. Internationally, associations between health literacy and health care use, and between ethnicity and health literacy have been studied Cited by: 6.

Coronavirus patients from black and ethnic minority backgrounds may be at higher risk of suffering deadly complications of the disease, an NHS report. This guide describes what ‘good’ mental health services for people from Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) communities look like.

While all of the JCP-MH commissioning guides apply to all communities, there are good reasons (see P9) why additional guidance is required on commissioning mental health services for people from BME communities.

Black and ethnic minority carers and the people they look after are being disproportionately hit by cuts to social care, says the Afiya Trust. People from some black and minority ethnic (BME) backgrounds are more likely to use crisis mental health care.

Racism, poor mental health services and Author: Samir Jeraj. This book is targeted mainly to health profes-sionals who provide cardiovascular care to ethnic minorities, but is also a relevant resource for epidemiologists, health care students and other Author: Sachil Shah.

Ethnicity, Health and Primary Care. making in relation to early parenthood amongst black and minority ethnic (BME) young parents in England. studies that reported the experiences of people. People from black and minority ethnic (BME) communities tend to have poorer health, a shorter life expectancy and have more difficulty in accessing health care than the majority of the population.

Mental health care disparities, defined as unfair differences in access to or quality of care according to race and ethnicity, are quite common in mental health. 1 Although some studies question this consensus, 2, 3 the weight of the evidence supports the existence of serious and persistent mental health care disparities.

The purpose of this paper is to review briefly the evidence for. Chapa, Teresa. Mental Health Services in Primary Care Settings for Racial and Ethnic Minority Populations. Rockville, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health, September Size: KB.

Introduction. In the U.K., inequities in access to health care and the quality of services provided related to patients’ ethnicity have long been recognized.1, 2 Efforts to ensure equity in access to and outcomes from health care services for minority ethnic groups, however, have increased considerably following the publication in of the Macpherson Report, 3 which described the failure Cited by: National census classification of ethnicity A number of different systems of classification of ethnicity in the United Kingdom exist.

These schemata have been the subject of debate, including about the nature of ethnicity, how or whether it can be categorised, and the relationship between ethnicity, race, and nationality. Contents 1 National statistics History and debate Self.

THE LANDMARK MALONE-HECKLER REPORT. The emergence of greater awareness and focus on health disparities has its genesis in the landmark Report of the Secretary's Task Force on Black & Minority Health issued by then US Health and Human Services Secretary, Margaret M. Heckler ().The poor health status, poor outcomes, and constricted access to medical care for more than years, Cited by: 6.NAM found that “racial and ethnic minorities receive lower-quality health care than white people—even when insurance status, income, age, and severity of conditions are comparable.” By “lower-quality health care,” NAM meant the concrete, inferior care that physicians give their black patients.4 Black and Minority Ethnic Groups Paramjit S Gill, Joe Kai, Raj S Bhopal and Sarah Wild 1 Summary Models of care recommendations the evidence base by ethnic group on health status, access to services, health outcomes and cost-File Size: KB.