Information - Migrants

Information - Migrants
Asylum seeker and self-care. Less is often better. In the video, asylum seekers / migrants who have been explaining in the Netherlands for some time now explain why the doctor does not give medicines so quickly and why the doctor asks so much instead of giving medicines straight away



For the target group

Resources that you can use during the visit of the patient


  • Cards of the body with Dutch, English or German words. Then asylum seekers can indicate where their complaint is.
  • Information to low-literate people about common diseases:

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- Pharmaceutical medication use map for Syrian and Eritrean refugees

Medical consultation in 20 languages. Houten: Prelum 2007.



Material and sites that you can refer your patient to


For practice