Synopsis of "North Korean defectors with health issues": This article is mainly about how North Korean defectors come into different places like the U.S to find jobs, but most of the time, their health issues get in the way of going to work. This leads to unemployment. Also, for the North Korean defectors that are sick does receive financial aid for their hospital bill, but they still have 70- 80% to pay for the bill and South Korea needs to find a solution so that they don't have an economic problem.
This module presents information that is available related to health status and health care of elders from Korean backgrounds in the U.S. It includes some background on the population and traditional health beliefs as well as important clinical considerations.
Every racial or ethnic group has specific health concerns. Differences in the health of groups can result from Genetics, environmental factors, access to care, And cultural factors.