Provincial health ministry will start calling adults with diabetes one by one Those who have registered their status to guarantee treatment and adequate care during the Covid vaccination campaign.
took charge of the health portfolio nicholas krepluk Received impressive data regarding diabetes. During the vaccination campaign against COVID-19, more than 340,000 adults with the disease were registered, representing 13% of the adult population of Buenos Aires Province.
This subtle work will be done through Telehealth and Care Center (CETEC) And the call will start this Monday. Delivery of supplies, access to medical check-ups and contact with the care necessary to combat the disease will try to prevent the various complications that diabetes can present.
Contact with affected people is aimed at their admission Program for Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment of Diabetics (PRODIABA), In addition, the agents of the health portfolio will inquire about the maladies diagnosed at the last control of the patient, where they will check what is the prescribed medicine and they will inquire about the lifestyle of those who suffer from this disease.
PRODIABA, within the Province of Buenos Aires, is the agency in charge of supplying supplies and medicine to people treated in the public sector of Buenos Aires and who do not have social security coverage or prepaid medicine. In turn, it aims to strengthen the feedback capability of influencers through various trainings.
Within the province, it is believed that 1 in 10 people over the age of 18 have diabetes, adding to the fact that 40% do not know it, because in the early stages, the disease does not show symptoms., Anyone interested in using PRODIABA can contact 0221 429-2982 Or go to the nearest government hospital. In case of submission by mail, the email of the program is: [email protected],