where is Ireland in terms of health and health care waiting times?
80% of premature heart disease stroke and diabetes can be prevented
Cardiovascular accounts for 32% of the morality rate in Ireland.
Average A&E waiting time is 3hours
Average waiting time of public patients for an MRI 125 Days
Average wait for a planned operation is 90 days
Cancer accounts for 30% of the morality rate in Ireland.
50,000 people left A&E last year prior to been seen, due to waiting times.
what part can we play to reduce the figures?
switch off after hours & reduce tech use
7.5 hours sleep
drink 2-3 litres of water daily
have a good breakfast
what are non communicable diseases?
chronic lung disease
chronic kidney disease