Seeking health care: Marshallese migrants in Hawai'i.

@article{Choi2008SeekingHC,
  title={Seeking health care: Marshallese migrants in Hawai'i.},
  author={Jin Young Brian Choi},
  journal={Ethnicity & health},
  year={2008},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={73-92}
}
OBJECTIVE The number of Marshallese migrants has dramatically increased in the US and its territories since the 1986 Compact of Free Association agreement. Their poor health status and patterns of untimely care are considered a great public concern in the host society. This paper examines the health care patterns of Marshallese migrants in Hawai'i and how their specific characteristics and circumstances affect their behaviors when seeking health care services. DESIGN In-depth interviews were… CONTINUE READING

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