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For a low-middle income country, which is witnessing a rise in non-communicable diseases whilst struggling to assure basic healthcare, the status of India’s elderly is a challenge in terms of ensuring social and financial protection, providing health services, especially for the management of chronic lifelong conditions.

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Elderly home healthcare

  1. 1. Elderly Home Healthcare
  2. 2.  The elderly form 8% of India’s population. This translates to over a 100 million people above the age of 60 years. By 2050 the numbers of elderly are expected to increase to over 300 million people.  For a low-middle income country, which is witnessing a rise in non- communicable diseases whilst struggling to assure basic healthcare, the status of India’s elderly is a challenge in terms of ensuring social and financial protection, providing health services, especially for the management of chronic lifelong conditions.
  3. 3. Approximately 66% of elderly are fully dependent on others; 32% do not own any assets of their own. In a largely patriarchal society, dependence, especially physical and financial dependence on family members may impact health seeking behavior negatively, resulting in delay or denial in seeking care, as well as physical or emotional abuse of the dependent elderly member.
  4. 4.  In a country where there is supposed to be a long tradition of respecting the elders (Matha Pitha Guru Deivam –an ancient Sanskrit hymn comparing parents and teachers to God), it is a pity that health services and social security systems for the elderly are failing badly  Families and individuals need support and resources to offer the best possible health and nutritional care to their elderly, if not the bare minimum.
  5. 5. Healthcare at doorstep for Pune’s elderly  Spero healthcare has come up with systematic approach to address all the challenges by having dedicated and passionate healthcare professionals on board, developing technology solution, professional enhancement through training, integration of services through dedicated healthcare management and robust processes.  Spero Home healthcare has evolved around the idea of coexisting with hospital and consultants for a patient who is ill enough to need additional health care, but stable enough to be discharged from the hospital. Spero understands the current need and challenges faced by the patient.
  6. 6. Why Spero Spero Home healthcare has evolved around the idea of coexisting with hospital and consultants for a patient who is ill enough to need additional health care, but stable enough to be discharged from the hospital. Understanding the current need and challenges faced by the patient, Spero healthcare have come up with systematic approach to address all the above challenges by developing technology solution, professional enhancement through training, integration of services through dedicated healthcare management and robust processes.
  7. 7. Services offered by Spero • Physician (Doctor)assistant services • Physiotherapy services • Healthcare assistant services (24 Hours) • Home Healthcare equipment • Nurse Services • Medical Transportation • Respiratory Services • Lab Service
  8. 8. Spero Healthcare Office No.5 Bhosale House Apts, Karve Road.Pune-411004 WebSite www.sperohealthcare.in

For a low-middle income country, which is witnessing a rise in non-communicable diseases whilst struggling to assure basic healthcare, the status of India’s elderly is a challenge in terms of ensuring social and financial protection, providing health services, especially for the management of chronic lifelong conditions.

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