Barriers to effective practice for health visitors working with asylum seekers and refugees.

@article{Burchill2012BarriersTE,
  title={Barriers to effective practice for health visitors working with asylum seekers and refugees.},
  author={John W. Burchill and David J. Pevalin},
  journal={Community practitioner : the journal of the Community Practitioners' & Health Visitors' Association},
  year={2012},
  volume={85 7},
  pages={
          20-3
        }
}
The objective of this study was to determine the barriers to effective practice that health visitors experience when working with refugees and asylum seekers. This was a qualitative study based on the analysis of in-depth interviews with a purposive sample of 14 health visitors describing their experiences working with refugees and asylum seekers. These were analysed using the Framework process, a thematic matrix-based analytical method. The findings identified that the barriers to… CONTINUE READING

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