The elderly are the most vulnerable in the corona

Guilan University of Medical Sciences Vice Chancellor for Health said: The elderly are the most vulnerable in the corona.

According to ILNA from Rasht, Abtin Haidarzadeh, Vice Chancellor for Health of Guilan University of Medical Sciences, referred to the issue of the elderly and their vulnerability in the Corona crisis and said: “The most vulnerable group in society against the disease and its consequences are the elderly.”

“Quarantine, restricting physical contact and keeping the elderly in their homes is a suggested way to prevent coronary heart disease and death,” he said. “Extending the restrictions to protect the health of the elderly is potentially dangerous, harmful and worrying.” Living alone, the elderly with several concomitant diseases, the elderly with unfavorable social and economic conditions are much more.

Guilan University of Medical Sciences Vice Chancellor for Health continued to provide solutions to support and care for the elderly in Covid 19 conditions and said: Designing an online database of the elderly database to identify and introduce the elderly only living or sick and in need of active support and care, design Remote care system based on family, community and information technology in order to continue care and monitoring and management of preventive behaviors and self-care training, designing a coherent internal and external network responsive to the daily general and specialized needs of the elderly, designing remote care applications and Also, creating a support campaign for all private government organizations and non-governmental organizations is one of the appropriate solutions to support the elderly during the coronation period.

Heidarzadeh also fully supports the project of remote care system for the elderly based on family, community and information technology and informs the organizations to cooperate with the Vice Chancellor for Health of Guilan University of Medical Sciences, creating a suitable legal framework for using the elderly care application according to job descriptions The organization mentioned the signing of a memorandum of cooperation with Welfare, Relief Committee, Red Crescent and Basij and non-governmental organizations to support the application to support the elderly and introduce a liaison or coordinator to the health deputy by city to use the elderly app.

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