In Ukraine, a family doctor or a general practitioner – family medicine is defined as a doctor who has received specialized medical multidisciplinary training and is authorized to provide primary health care to members of a family of any age and sex.
The concept of “General Practitioner – Family Medicine” itself exists in a number of European countries, and this practice is recognized by the world as effective and effective. Therefore, in Ukraine, despite the significant novelty of the reform of the medical sector, the role of family doctor is highly sought after.
The position of a family doctor can be occupied by a doctor who has been trained in internship by specialty “General Practice – Family Medicine”, or doctors in the specialties “Medical Business” and “Pediatrics” who have been trained in higher medical institutions of postgraduate education in the field of family medicine and have received a certificate on a specialty “General practice – family medicine”.
Experienced family doctors work in Pulse Clinic who will gladly help toddlers and adult family members. The family doctor of the clinic Pulse will listen carefully to the complaints, help identify the disease or find the cause of the illness, provide comprehensive counseling on treatment, and if necessary, refer to narrow-minded specialists.
Family doctors Clinic Pulse are authorized to take appointments directly to the clinic, and if necessary, they can be called up to the patient home.
When should I call a doctor at home?
If you have:
- Exacerbation of chronic illness
- Nasal cavity / cough / signs of SARS
- Sore throat
- Temperature is up to 39
- enlargement of the lymph nodes
- stomach upset
- Nausea and vomiting
- strong hiccup
- shortness of breath
- Sharp pressure changes
- Sleepless pains (except for chest pain)
- light injuries
- Sleep problems
- general weakness
- turmoil gait
- Need a bandage at home
- ECG removal
- Any consultation of the doctor who conducts the primary inspection and diagnostics is necessary
- Fence material for laboratory analysis
Pulse guarantees professionalism of physicians and a careful attitude to patients!