Skip to main content block

Kaohsiung CityGovernment



    Department of Health, Kaohsiung City Government Print
    • Update Time:2016-10-31 11:22
    • Clickthrough Rate:626

    Rehabilitation at homeIn 2015, we held a press conference for the month of health in the topic of “connecting each other and delivering love." We uphold the faith of professional, considerate, and innovative service as well as the attitude of respecting live, caring each other and optimistic in order to improve citizen’s health and allow them to live a long, warm and happy life.

    (1) Elder-friendly, LOHAS in Kaohsiung

    We provide subsidies for minorities to receive medical treatment and for elders’ free denture, health and friendly service to elders, health examination for elders over 65 years of age and indigenous people over 55 years of age, and diverse health promotion events for elders.

    Conducting inspection for elders’ denture in Public Health Center of Maolin District, Kaohsiung City(2) No gap between urban and rural areas, protection on health

    We establish long-term care service network and care service model in remote areas, as well as developing localized medication.

    Elder’s health event. Through the participation in and preparation for the competition, we strive for promoting the health of elders in order to gain the benefits of the elderly.(3) Continuing to cultivate and maintaining the safety of food (drugs)

    We establish the register, trace, tracking, and management system for food companies, strengthen food quality monitoring, increase inspections, implement tests for drugs manufactured, imported or sold by pharmaceuticals, and enforce illegal drugs.

    The environment of the lab of the Laboratory Division and the staff, showing the passion for serving people.(4) Improving health of citizens and avoid the threat of diseases

    We promote comprehensive prevention and control on communicable diseases, community health establishment, prevention and control on cancers and chronic diseases, tobacco hazards control, health management for working places and women and children, as well as improving the service quality of municipal hospitals, strengthening the prevention and control on suicide and drug abuse, improving community psychiatry medication and care, and cultivating the mental health joint care network of Kaohsiung City.

    Screening, tracing and transferring – the press conference for the activation integrated medication care project for Dengue Fever.Catching venders selling illegal drugs in the park.The Department of Health conducted joint inspection with consumer protection officers in Dragon Boat Festival.