 From our current membership portfolio we are
able to generate lots of data on disease trends
and would like to share thi...
Top 10 Diseases by Cost
 ....
DIAGNOSIS CATEGORY Total Spend As a %
Diseases of the respiratory system 119,830,522.58 19%...
Top 5 Diseases Ages 0 to10 years
Diseases of the
respiratory
system
50%
Certain infectious
and parasitic
diseases
16%
Inju...
Top 5 Diseases Ages 11 to 20 years
Diseases of the
respiratory
system
23%
Diseases of the
digestive system
14%
Certain
inf...
Top 5 Diseases Ages 21 to 30 years
Pregnancy, childbir
th and the
puerperium
18%
Diseases of the
digestive system
14% Dise...
Top 5 Diseases Ages 31 to 40 years
Pregnancy, childbir
th and the
puerperium
18%
Diseases of the
digestive system
12%
Dise...
Top 5 Diseases Ages 41 to 50 years
Diseases of the
genitourinary
system
11%
Diseases of the
digestive system
11%
Diseases ...
Top 5 Diseases Ages 51 to 60 years
Diseases of the
circulatory system
13%
Diseases of the
digestive system
12%
Diseases of...
Top 5 Diseases : Ages 61 years & above
Diseases of the
digestive system
21%
Diseases of the
circulatory system
16%Diseases...
Top 10 diseases for in-patient medical
care
40
10
14
16
18
22
23
26
33
34
53
14%
3%
5%
5%
6%
8%
8%
9%
11%
12%
18%
Other
Fa...
Top 10 diseases for out-patient medical
care
30
9
10
16
19
22
23
24
33
39
87
10%
3%
3%
5%
6%
7%
7%
8%
11%
12%
28%
Other
En...
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Ceo (peter nduati) presentation on disease trends

  1. 1.  From our current membership portfolio we are able to generate lots of data on disease trends and would like to share this with you.  It is important for us with the data and you the media with the voice to work together to inform the public in order to sensitize them on:  The need to take care of their health  The need to finance their health care needs Disease Trends
  2. 2. Top 10 Diseases by Cost  .... DIAGNOSIS CATEGORY Total Spend As a % Diseases of the respiratory system 119,830,522.58 19% Diseases of the digestive system 73,294,110.56 12% Certain infectious and parasitic diseases 61,846,461.62 10% Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium 55,175,589.76 9% Diseases of the genitourinary system 49,222,031.00 8% Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue 41,546,820.64 7% Diseases of the circulatory system 31,868,177.60 5% Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified 31,054,135.88 5% Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes 30,016,271.23 5% Factors influencing health status and contact with health services 29,345,827.85 5% Others 96,559,524.61 16% Total 619,759,473.33 100%
  3. 3. Top 5 Diseases Ages 0 to10 years Diseases of the respiratory system 50% Certain infectious and parasitic diseases 16% Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes 6% Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified… Diseases of the digestive system 6% Others 16% Observations Most of the diseases in this age group relate to hygiene. Low immunity pre-disposes the age group to frequent infections. Recommendations Adequate breastfeeding, proper nutrition, Personal and environmental hygiene are key measures in keeping the infections in check for this age group.
  4. 4. Top 5 Diseases Ages 11 to 20 years Diseases of the respiratory system 23% Diseases of the digestive system 14% Certain infectious and parasitic diseases 14% Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue 8% Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue 8% Others 33% Observations Improvement of the immune system, but diseases of the respiratory system still lead. Age group with adventure with bone and muscle injuries and conditions due to high activity. Recommendations Proper guiding and Counseling in learning institutions, engagement is sports occupational therapies and guidance on healthy lifestyles, to alleviate involvement in antisocial behaviors e.g. drug and substance abuse.
  5. 5. Top 5 Diseases Ages 21 to 30 years Pregnancy, childbir th and the puerperium 18% Diseases of the digestive system 14% Diseases of the respiratory system 12%Diseases of the genitourinary system 10% Certain infectious and parasitic diseases 9% Others 37% Observations Maternity services account for significant percentage of costs, due to awareness and the need for safe deliveries in today's populations. Struggle for independence, relationships, parenting, work and family related stress levels are high. Recommendations Proper guiding and Counseling, social economic support would benefit this group. Health education on identified health needs like family planning and parenting is key. The economically Productive group, affect decisions on health significantly.
  6. 6. Top 5 Diseases Ages 31 to 40 years Pregnancy, childbir th and the puerperium 18% Diseases of the digestive system 12% Diseases of the respiratory system 11% Diseases of the genitourinary system 11% Certain infectious and parasitic diseases 8% Others 40% Observations Maternity costs still high with increased incidences of complicated pregnancies. Early stages of aging process. Developed immune system with low infections levels. Economically productive age group with social economic responsibilities. Self actualization is objectively pursued. Recommendations Health education on identified health needs. Interventional measures to mitigate risk factors like family planning, safe sex practices avoidance of drug abuse are important.
  7. 7. Top 5 Diseases Ages 41 to 50 years Diseases of the genitourinary system 11% Diseases of the digestive system 11% Diseases of the respiratory system 11%Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue 10% Diseases of the circulatory system 9% Others 48% Observations Aging process sets in. Reduction in bone strength. Circulatory conditions e.g Hypertension, and other long term conditions develop. Lifestyle disease typically begin in this age group. Recommendations Proper nutrition and exercises are key to maintain healthy lifestyle. Active efforts to alleviate and control lifestyle diseases like diabetes, hypertension and impairment of kidney functions.
  8. 8. Top 5 Diseases Ages 51 to 60 years Diseases of the circulatory system 13% Diseases of the digestive system 12% Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue 11%Diseases of the respiratory system 11% Factors influencing health status and contact with health services 7% Others 46% Observations Reduction in communication diseases with increase in lifestyle diseases. Prolonged healing process following illness or accident. Decision making and leadership age group on health and insurance. Recommendations Proper nutrition and exercises are key to maintain healthy lifestyle. Active efforts to alleviate and control lifestyle diseases like diabetes, hypertension and impairment of kidney functions.
  9. 9. Top 5 Diseases : Ages 61 years & above Diseases of the digestive system 21% Diseases of the circulatory system 16%Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue 13% Diseases of the respiratory system 11% Certain infectious and parasitic diseases 7% Others 32% Observations Reduction in communication diseases with increase in lifestyle diseases. Prolonged healing process following illness or accident. Transition and adjustment from active work life may cause stress. Recommendations Proper nutrition and exercises are key to maintain healthy lifestyle. Social and family suport Active efforts to alleviate and control lifestyle diseases like diabetes, hypertension and impairment of kidney functions.
  10. 10. Top 10 diseases for in-patient medical care 40 10 14 16 18 22 23 26 33 34 53 14% 3% 5% 5% 6% 8% 8% 9% 11% 12% 18% Other Factors influencing health status and… Neoplasms Diseases of the circulatory system Diseases of the musculoskeletal… Injury, poisoning and certain other… Certain infectious and parasitic diseases Diseases of the genitourinary system Diseases of the respiratory system Diseases of the digestive system Pregnancy, childbirth and the… % of Total Total Cost (Millions) Observations Cost of quality Maternity services is high. Awareness of hospital deliveries increase incidences of maternity admissions. Neoplasm (cancers) are expensive with increased incidences alongside lifestyle diseases. Recommendations Advocacy and promotion of awareness for medical insurance. Public sensitization on Personal and environmental hygiene and sensitization on healthy lifestyles especially to senior citizens.
  11. 11. Top 10 diseases for out-patient medical care 30 9 10 16 19 22 23 24 33 39 87 10% 3% 3% 5% 6% 7% 7% 8% 11% 12% 28% Other Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic… Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous… Diseases of the circulatory system Factors influencing health status and… Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical… Diseases of the musculoskeletal… Diseases of the genitourinary system Diseases of the digestive system Certain infectious and parasitic diseases Diseases of the respiratory system % of Total Total Cost (Millions) Observations Most of the outpatient costs relate to preventable disease Recommendations Improvement of Personal and environmental hygiene including air pollution would reduce outpatient visits significantly. Availability and accessibility to health institutions enables timely address of health problems Regular well person checks are advised.

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