At present, with the development and progress of China's social, economic, technological, medical and other aspects, the living standard of our population has been significantly improved, and people's life expectancy has also increased. The aging of the population will gradually increase the social burden of the country. Therefore, the issue of the health of the elderly has become a problem that people are generally concerned about. Improving the physical health of the elderly and strengthening the health management of the elderly have become nowadays. An important subject.
With the increase of age, the elderly's heart, brain, kidney and other organs have decreased physiological functions, metabolic dysfunction, and low immune function. They are susceptible to various chronic diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, coronary heart disease and tumors. The disability rate of these diseases is extremely high, and the development of health management services can detect diseases early and carry out early treatment, which can prevent the occurrence and development of diseases, reduce complications, and reduce the rate of disability and mortality.
Service target: Resident residents over 65 years old
Provide health management services for the elderly once a year, including lifestyle and health assessment, physical examination, auxiliary examination and health guidance.
Lifestyle and health assessment. Through the consultation and self-assessment of the health status of the elderly, the basic health status, physical exercise, diet, smoking, drinking, common symptoms of chronic diseases, past diseases, treatment and current medication and self-care ability of the life can be learned.
Physical examination. Including routine physical examinations such as body temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, height, weight, waist circumference, skin, superficial lymph nodes, lungs, heart, abdomen, etc., and make rough measurements of cavities, vision, hearing and motor function.
Auxiliary examination. Including blood routine, urine routine, liver function, kidney function, fasting blood glucose, blood lipids, electrocardiogram and abdominal ultrasound examination.
Health guidance. Inform the assessment results and provide corresponding health guidance
In addition, it is necessary to widely publicize 20 core messages of elderly health, so that they can become “a healthy elderly who understands health knowledge”. Let's take a look!
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20 core messages of elderly health
Source: Health Committee