DESK REVIEWS | 04.04.01.06. Improved monitoring or information systems for dementia

DESK REVIEW | 04.04.01.06. Improved monitoring or information systems for dementia

The Law Project 4364/2020 (if approved) currently states that all people with dementia should be confidentially registered in an information system from SUS.

The presence of a monitoring/surveillance system is mentioned as one of the indicators for the seventh action step (Ministry of Health Republic of Indonesia, 2015b).

References:

Ministry of Health Republic of Indonesia. (2015b). National Strategy: Management of Alzheimer and Other Dementia Diseases: Towards Healthy and Productive Older Persons. Ministry of Health Republic of Indonesia.

It mentions the need to develop new sources of information for the construction of a permanent epidemiological surveillance system to monitor dementia cases in Mexico as well as the generation of evaluation tools to measure the impact of the implemented actions.