Journal of Surgical Specialties and Rural Practice

CARE MODEL
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 29--31

Preventive geriatric care model: A dire necessity in recent times!


Nilanjana Ghosh1, Dipankar Debnath2 
1 Department of CM and FM, AIIMS, Guwahati, Assam, India
2 Consultant Physician, Geriatric Medicine, Director, Sixty Plus Clinic Private Limited, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Correspondence Address:
Nilanjana Ghosh
Department of CM and FM, AIIMS, Guwahati, Assam
India

A holistic concept of providing regular health check-up, reinforcing their intent to a healthy and happy living, taking care of them with a day care center and communicating to their family members both in station and outstation every fortnight regarding their health status is the aim of the project. A benefit to community and forming a strong self-sustaining wise peer group who will turn into an asset than a liability for a community is the sole motto of the project. In the aforesaid context to create a geriatric-friendly society, this preventive geriatric care model was envisaged.


How to cite this article:
Ghosh N, Debnath D. Preventive geriatric care model: A dire necessity in recent times!.J Surg Spec Rural Pract 2021;2:29-31


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Ghosh N, Debnath D. Preventive geriatric care model: A dire necessity in recent times!. J Surg Spec Rural Pract [serial online] 2021 [cited 2022 Aug 8 ];2:29-31
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