Health Care Services for the Old Middle East Population. Dr. Salwa AL Suwaidi MBBS, Dip. Ger, MRCP (UK), Ar.Board

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1 Health Care Services for the Old Middle East Population Dr. Salwa AL Suwaidi MBBS, Dip. Ger, MRCP (UK), Ar.Board

2 Middle East The world is experiencing a major demographic transformation globally and the Middle East is not an exception of the same! Today, about two third of all older people are living in the developing world; mainly Asia, and particularly China and India.

3 Middle East In the Arab countries the number of elderly is increasing due to the improvement in health care services as well as the eradication of most of the infectious diseases that was causing early death.

4 Percent POPULATION aged 65 and over: 2008 An Ageing World 2008, International population Reports, US department of Health and Human Services, June 2009

5 Percent POPULATION aged 65 and over: 2040 An Ageing World 2008, International population Reports, US department of Health and Human Services, June 2009

6 Middle East Middle Eastern countries have certain cultural, social and economic characteristics in common with similar aspiration and this affects how to view the elderly and their needs.

7 Geriatric Medicine Geriatric Medicine is a relatively new branch of medicine in the Middle East that has recently started getting attention.

8 The Reason!

9 Life Expectancy (LE), both gender, at birth, in the Middle East Countries Cyprus 75.8 y. Lebanon 71.0 y. Turkey 70.7 y. Iraq 68.3 y. Iran 71.3 y. Syria 73.1 y. Kuwait 76.4 y. Israel 78.5 y. Jordan 76.2 y. Yemen 61.0 y. Saudi Arabia 74.0 y. Qatar 73.5 y. UAE 73.4 y. Oman 71.6 y. Lowest Sierra Leone China France Russia Switzerland USA Highest Japan 28.6 y

10 Elderly Health Care Services Varies among ME countries. Some countries have specialized geriatric clinics, others have no geriatricians!

11 Elderly Health Care Services At the level of Primary Health Care At the level of the Community At the level of Secondary/Tertiary Health Care

12 Primary Health Care Geriatric Clinics (comprehensive Ger assessment, consultation, vaccination, etc..) Osteoporosis Clinic (DEXA) Fall Clinic (near future) Wound Management team (pressure ulcers Rx)

13 Community Level Day Care Centers (Bahrain) Long Stay Care (Nursing Homes, governmental & private) Community Health Care (mobile units)

14 Secondary/Tertiary Health Care Acute Care (General Hospitals) Geriatric Hospitals (Chronic Stay) Bed-Blockers! Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF-Doha)

15 Alzheimer's Services Alzheimer s Unit (Tripoli, Lebanon) Alzheimer s Association (Lebanon, KSA) Alzheimer s Support Group (Dubai, UAE)

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17 Alzheimer's unit at Social Service Association : A place for care, comfort

18 Backyard

19 Benefits include: Home-like environment Courtyard with a wander walk allows for freedom of mobility and outside activities The Physical Needs of all our residents are closely supervised.

20 Safety and Security are prime concerns

21 Alzheimer s Support Group (Dubai)

22 Day Care Centre (Bahrain)

23 Social Welfare Centre (Bahrain)

24 Long Term Service (Bahrain)

25 Long Term Facility (Dubai-UAE)

26 Social Activities

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31 Medical Services

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33 Out-Patients

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35 Group Therapy

36 Making of Splints

37 Wheelchair and Bed evaluation

38 Patient Care-Giver training

39 Interactive sessions

40 Elderly care knowledge

41 Snoezelen Room

42 Reflexology

43 Hijama (Cupping Therapy)

44 Yoga / Pilates

45 Acupuncture Therapy

46 Development of Geriatric Team

47 Challenges!!

48 Challenges! High numbers of elderly bed blockers at the main acute hospitals. (cost?) Lack of Elderly Rehabilitation Centers. (transitional care) Lack of Local Geriatricians or physicians trained in geriatrics. Slowly developing geriatric services. Lack of Geriatric teaching at medical schools curriculum.

49 Challenges, cont Under developed community services model. (not ideal) Un equal services delivery among the Middle East countries. Geographic variations, i.e accessibility and quality of services. Lack of emergency hotlines for older persons. Gradates of nursing schools are under trained in geriatric care.

50 Thank you

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