Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health

, Volume 13, Issue 5, pp 970–973

Barriers to Health Care for Burmese Migrants in Phang Nga Province, Thailand

Authors

    • Médecins Sans Frontières Operational Centre Brussels (MSF-OCB)
  • Tony Reid
    • Médecins Sans Frontières Operational Centre Brussels
Brief Communication

DOI: 10.1007/s10903-010-9433-6

Cite this article as:
Veerman, R. & Reid, T. J Immigrant Minority Health (2011) 13: 970. doi:10.1007/s10903-010-9433-6
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Abstract

The article describes barriers to health care experienced by Burmese migrants in a province of Thailand based on the experience of Medecins Sans Frontieres over the past three years. In addition to the barriers, the article makes suggestions for improving the conditions for the migrant workers.

Keywords

Migrant healthBurmese migrantsBarriers to health care

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