Pennsylvania Refugee Health Program

Pennsylvania Department of Health


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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Pennsylvania Refugee Health Program seeks to assess the current health status of all newly arriving refugees and identify health problems not identified or developed subsequent to the overseas medical exam; Ensure follow-up of refugees with conditions identified during the overseas medical exam & Provide referral and treatment.
LocationDauphin
Geographical AreaPennsylvania; Adams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming, York
Helpful TipsThe Pennsylvania Refugee Health Program seeks to assess theRefugee Halth Assessment Primary Components are: Medical history & physical examination; Tuberculosis screening; Hepatitis screening; Sexually Transmitted Infections & HIV screening; Intestinal Parasite screening; Immunizations and Referral to appropriate related service.
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsNewly arriving refugees
GenderEither
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Cliff Deardorff
Contact's Position Public Health Program Administrator- Refugee Health Program
Contact's Phone 717-787-4366
Contact's Email cldeardorf@state.pa.us
Physical Site Address 1 625 Forster Street
Physical Site Address 2 8th Floor West
Physical Site City, State, Zip Harrisburg, PA 17120
Main Phone 717-787-4366
Other Phone 877-724-3258
Web Address www.dsf.health.state.pa.us
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Health
Affiliated Program: Pennsylvania Department of Health
This Service: Pennsylvania Refugee Health Program
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Health Screening/Diagnostic Services (LF)
Hepatitis Testing (LF-4900.2200)
Refugees/Entrants/Asylees (YE-7000)
Sexually Transmitted Disease Screening (LF-4900.8000)