AskADoc is a health care consultancy firm incorporated in 2007 to improve health awareness at an individual and corporate level.
Our business is based on the principle of "Good Health, Good Life".
We are driven by the desire to empower the individual to take charge of their health through the provision of relevant health information. By working with employers, we have extended our reach to individuals in the workplace.
Our broad range of services is:
- Occupational Safety and Health
- Health Information Management
- Chronic Disease Management
According to the occupational Safety and Health Act 2007, it is the duty of every employer to make sure the safety, health and welfare of all employees while at work. Ask A Doc has two Designated Health Practitioners (DHPs) to conduct the statutory occupational medical examinations under this act.
- Pre-employment medical examinations
- Annual medical examinations
- Return to work/ change of job medical examinations
- Exit medical examinations
- Occupational Safety and Health Audits
- Corporate Wellness programs
Relevant health information is the building block to empowerment. To this end we tailor health content for the person and corporate audiences.
Our health information is disseminated through:
- Print media
- Online media www.askadoc.co.ke
- Corporate newsletters
- Corporate events
- Social media
- Mobile platforms
Chronic diseases such as high blood pressure and diabetes are on the increase due to changing lifestyle choices, most of which are in the control of the person. This program educates people on healthy lifestyles and manages these diseases within an integrated outpatient system that comprises doctors, nurse, nutritionists and fitness experts.
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