Watch this video to learn the role played by family care doctors in providing quality health care services. Family medicine is an integral part of proper health care. It deals with a holistic preventive approach to preventive and curative healthcare for the entire family.
The difference between them and other specialists is that they take a holistic approach to medical care and apply it to the family and the body. These doctors look at quality health from the perspective that if one person is sick within the family, the entire family is affected. They treat everyone in the family, from; children, to parents to grandparents. They play preventive medical roles like disease screenings and advise families concerning proper lifestyle behavior changes and diet, which helps to prevent diseases.
They also play an educative role by enlightening families about healthy medical practices and lifestyles for the good of the entire family and the community at large. They are instrumental in driving the overall good health of the family and the community through preventive and curative interventions in medical care. They play a critical role in providing dynamic health care within the community. Medical services need these doctors to guarantee a better quality of life for all people within the home, community, and nation.