Links and Internet Resources

Grandfather’s Story Cloth

Children’s book about a 10-year old boy named Chersheng and his grandfather, who has Alzheimer’s Disease

www.shens.com/grandfathers_story_cloth/


Interpretation Issues

The National Council on Interpreting in Health Care has developed a website to further discuss issues with Hmong to English interpretation.

www.ncihc.org


The Wausau Area HmongMutual Assistance Association

Hmong Health Illustrations labeled in English
and Hmong.

http://www.hmonghealth.org/illustration/


Glossary of Medical Terminology

Downloadable PDF on the Refugee Health Information Network site that displays terms in English, White Hmong, and Green Hmong.


Health Care Proxy / Power of Attorney

Affinity Health System (2007) has developed a web site to facilitate the explanation of health care proxy/power of attorney, advance directives, and patient rights. This web site includes downloadable information that has been translated into the Hmong language.

http://www.affinityhealth.org/page/patients-proxy


Health Care Directives

Important online resource developed by Allina Hospitals and Clinics and includes downloadable health care directive forms that have been translated into Hmong.

www.allina.com/ac/hearthealth.nsf/page/hcd