Community system of social support
Review Article, Pol J Public Health 2017;127(1): 37-40
Krzysztof Włoch, Janusz Jaroszyński, Ewa Warchoł-Sławińska,
Anna Jurek , Bartłomiej Drop, Marzena Furtak-Niczyporuk
Chair and Department of Public Health, Medical University of Lublin, Poland
© 2017 Medical University of Lublin. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonComercial-No Derivs licence (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/)
Community System of Social Support is the basis of modern health care systems not only in Poland but all over the world in the prophylaxis-treatment-rehabilitation procedure.
In Poland, family doctors, commune councils and territorial self-governments are involved in it. Family doctors perform a substantial function, whereas commune councils and territorial self-governments an administrative one. The principle of the system work is evaluation of its benefits. Its aim is the reduction of the number of patients who abuse alcohol and those who abuse alcohol despite treatment.
Keywords: Community System of Social Support, family doctors, alcohol.