Health status and health care utilization among New York City home attendants: an illustration of the needs of working poor, immigrant women.

@article{Weitzman1992HealthSA,
  title={Health status and health care utilization among New York City home attendants: an illustration of the needs of working poor, immigrant women.},
  author={Beth C. Weitzman and Carolyn A. Berry},
  journal={Women & health},
  year={1992},
  volume={19 2-3},
  pages={87-105}
}
In this paper, the health needs and health care utilization patterns of home attendants and their families have been studied as an illustration of those likely to be found among working poor, immigrant women and their children. Despite tremendous growth in the number of immigrants, studies to date provide only limited information regarding the specific health needs and patterns of health care utilization among such women and their children. As part of a longitudinal study on the impact of… CONTINUE READING