Total coincidence in the recipe. The doctors consulted by this newsletter agree on a prescription on how to renew health in 2023, taking into account both the public care system and the medical condition of the population: change the therapeutic approach to one prevention and health promotion, Promoting lifestyle changes and avoiding self-medication.
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President of the Ecuadorian Medical Federation, Wilson Tenorio; President of the Association of Private Clinics and Hospitals of Ecuador, raul alsivar, and President of the College of Obstetricians and Midwives of Guayas, Rita Ortiz Arauz,
“For the next year, efforts at both the state and the individual level of the citizenry should be focused on for preventive part, It’s something fundamental that’s always been mentioned, but now it has a bigger meaning”, says Alsivar.
With the experience of what happened during the pandemic, I believe that the efforts at both the state and individual level of citizens in the next year should be focused on the preventive part.
It refers to the fact that the pandemic showed that people who take care of their health avoid or control diabetes and high blood pressureThey were able to deal with COVID-19 better.
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“On the other hand, with a complex health system Like us, if you have a population with better health and prevent diseases better, you will need fewer hospitals, you will need less medicines that are now limited in public hospitals”, says Alsivar Hospital General Director .
Tenorio agrees and recalls that when the citizens adopted the culture Biosecurity and Self-Care The progress of the epidemic can be stopped, so they believe it should be maintained. Also, take care of your diet and avoid self-medicating.
We have gone through a period of high mortality, but when we started strengthening and promoting self-care and biosecurity measures, we managed to move forward.
The president of the Colelgio de Médicos del Guayas also calls on the authorities, sectional governments, associations and unions related to this sector to put aside the “disease industry” and work in a clear way “for”. a true public health,
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Ortiz sees the involvement of other government examples in the prevention and promotion of health as necessary. “The government should provide a percentage of the health budget to municipal GADs so that they can promoting health promotion and preventionPromoting training for the population on how to identify an emergency, how to act in case of an accident, that they have the knowledge and when and where to go in some cases”, he says.
Furthermore, Ortiz asks salvage social security Regarding politics, inefficiency and corruption: “If we talk about health, by law we must name IESS”.
The central government should provide a percentage of the health budget to municipal GADS, so that they can promote health promotion and prevention with the population.