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Table 2 Questions posed to migrant participants

From: 健康是本钱 - Health is my capital: a qualitative study of access to healthcare by Chinese migrants in Singapore




1. Could you tell me about yourself and your family?

Migration and Adjustment

2. Could you share with me about your decision to move to Singapore?

3. How has your journey been in moving from China to Singapore?

4. What were some of the challenges you faced in moving to Singapore?

5. What are your working hours and conditions like?

6. How is your relationship with your employer and colleagues?

Healthcare in Singapore

7. What does being healthy mean to you?

8. How has your experience been in seeking healthcare support and treatment here in Singapore? (prove for availability, affordability, acceptability, appropriateness)

9. Would you like to share any experiences you have encountered in the healthcare system?

10. What are some strengths and weaknesses of the healthcare system and healthcare providers you have encountered in Singapore?

11. What are some of the cultural barriers you’ve faced in accessing healthcare in Singapore?

12. How do you think healthcare providers in Singapore can be culturally more sensitive to you and your needs here in their delivery of healthcare?

13. How has your experience in HealthServe been?

Recovery and Repatriation

14. What are your thoughts about recovery and your future plans?