ERIC Number: ED331359
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
Health Care for the International Student: Asia and the Pacific.
Naughton, June C., Ed.; And Others
This handbook consists of 24 papers addressing various aspects on health care and health care systems and services for foreign students from the Asia Pacific Region. The papers are: "Providing Health Care for International Students" (Donald F. B. Char); "Major Health Care Systems in Asia and the Pacific: Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong" (Julia J. Tsuei); "The Health Care System of Korea" (Chai Bin Park); "Characteristics of Burma's Medical/Health Care System" (Burmese students in Hawaii); "Tips on Health Care for Indochinese Students" (An T. Nguyen); "Health Care in the Cultural System of Indonesia" (Agus Suwandono); "Malaysian Health and Cultural Beliefs" (Farida H. Che Din); "The Student from the Phillipines" (Divina A. R. Telan-Robillard); "Health and Culture in Thailand" (Chamnan Prasertchoung); "Health Care for Micronesia Students" (Donald H. Rubinstein); "The Health Care System of Papua New Guinea" (Georgeda Buchbinder); "The American Health Care System: Its Organization and Operation" (Robert E. Mytinger); "Preventive Assistance and Health Care" (Nancy Stockhert); "Counseling Asian and Pacific Island Students" (Nancy Stockhert; June Naughton); "Nutrition" (Jan Pachelbel); "Sexuality and Sexual Harassment" (Nancy Stockhert); "Academic Problems" (June Naughton); and, "Crisis Information" (June Naughton). Appendices include a checklist for foreign student advisers handling death-related events for international students/scholars, 46 chapter references, and an evaluation form requesting comments and suggestions about the handbook. (LPT)
Descriptors: College Students, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Differences, Foreign Countries, Foreign Students, Health, Health Personnel, Health Services, Higher Education, Prevention
NAFSA Publications Order Desk, 1860 19th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20009 ($8.25).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: United States Information Agency, Washington, DC. Student Support Services Div.
Authoring Institution: National Association for Foreign Student Affairs, Washington, DC. Field Service Program.
Identifiers: Asia Pacific Region; Asia (South); Asia (Southeast)