Home pharmaceutical care for solitary elder and social disadvantaged groups in taichung city, three years data report.
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: WANG, Jen-Chieh (Jia-He Pharmacy, Taichung, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Lin, Chien-Hung (Belly Pharmacy, Taichung, China Taiwan)
Taiwan went into ageing society since 1993, and the elderly population increased by years. Elder above 65 years of age accounted for 8.7% of the total population in Taichung City in 2013. The drug expenditure of the elderly was 38% of the total drug budget for our National Health Insurance Program; they were the major users of the health care.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.