Basic Health Care ServicesBasic Health Care Services Provided By HRS
Basic Health Services
Basic health services provided include monitoring vital signs mainly body temperature, pulse rate and respiration rate.
What are vital signs?
Vital signs are measurements of the body’s most basic functions such as Body Temperature, Pulse Rate, Respiration Rate (rate of breathing).
What is Body Temperature?
The normal Body Temperature of a person varies depending upon various factors.Normal body temperatures can range from 97.8 degrees F to 99 degrees F for a healthy adult.
What is the Pulse Rate?
The Pulse Rate is a measurement of the heart rate, or the number of times the heart beats per minute.
What is the Respiration Rate?
The Respiration Rate is the number of breaths a person takes per minute.