Saturday 20 November 2021
Books – Ahmed Gomaa:
The Public Authority for Health Care announced the examination of 50,000 citizens as part of the (Go down and check) campaign for a free annual comprehensive medical examination for beneficiaries of comprehensive health insurance in Port Said Governorate.
Dr. Ahmed Al-Sobky, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Public Health Care Authority, Assistant to the Minister of Health and Population, and General Supervisor of the Comprehensive Health Insurance Project, indicated that (Go down and Reassure) is an annual campaign with the aim of periodically checking the health of the beneficiaries of the comprehensive health insurance and early detection of diseases or diseases. The risk factors leading to it are quickly treated, contained or controlled, and the general health of individuals is preserved, in line with the efforts of the state and the presidential health initiatives that have contributed to enhancing the health of Egyptians, as one of the development goals of the state and Egypt’s vision for comprehensive sustainable development 2030.
Dr. Ahmed Al-Sobky added that the “Go down and check” campaign continues until December 15, to conduct comprehensive medical examinations for the beneficiaries of the comprehensive health insurance from the people of Port Said, which include 5 basic examinations: “family doctor, dental examination, vital signs measurement, complete blood picture and measurement of percentage of blood.” Hemoglobin in the blood, random glucose measurement”, in order to check on their health, especially the elderly and those with chronic diseases.
And Al-Sobky added: The campaign includes conducting comprehensive medical examinations for all age groups from the beneficiaries of comprehensive health insurance in Port Said Governorate, who have been through a year of the last periodic comprehensive medical examination, within the family medicine centers and units of the authority in the governorate, and the beneficiaries of the comprehensive health insurance in Port Said, who are registered on it. There are 34 family medicine centers and units so far.
He continued, that comprehensive medical examinations are conducted for the beneficiaries within the campaign (Go down and rest assured), within clinics designated for comprehensive examination in the family medicine centers and units of the authority in Port Said, from eight in the morning until eight in the evening, in addition to providing the necessary educational and health awareness of how to prevent disease, especially Chronic diseases or risk factors leading to them, and the importance of a comprehensive medical examination for early detection and prevention of diseases.
Dr. Ahmed El-Sobky confirmed that he is conducting comprehensive medical examinations for the beneficiaries of comprehensive health insurance within the campaign (Go down and reassure) in Port Said, a trained and qualified medical team at the highest level, stressing adherence to all precautionary and preventive measures to prevent the Corona virus during the campaign’s work to preserve the public health of individuals Whether from the medical and administrative staff participating in the campaign or hesitant beneficiaries of the comprehensive health insurance on the campaign, as well as maintaining the environment of health facilities free from infection with the Corona virus.
Al-Sobki pointed out that any comprehensive health insurance beneficiary is referred, if any disease is discovered, as a result of the comprehensive medical examinations of the campaign, to the specialized hospitals of the Health Care Authority in the governorate to receive the services and health care necessary for treatment according to the highest international safety and quality standards.