A Descriptive Study on Immigrant Workers in the Elderly Care Sector

  title={A Descriptive Study on Immigrant Workers in the Elderly Care Sector},
  author={Adriana Ortega and Isabella Gomes Carneiro and Mari-Ann Flyvholm},
  journal={Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health},
The present descriptive study seeks to explore the differences in terms of psychosocial work characteristics and health & well-being indicators among Danes, Western and Non-western immigrants working in the elderly care sector; and to identify differences in the association patterns between these psychosocial work characteristics and health & well-being across these three groups. The study was based on a large-scale survey of the elderly care sector in Denmark with 78% response rate. Results… 
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