Centre for Formation of Healthy Lifestyle

The Centre for Formation of Healthy Lifestyle (Centre for FHLS) was established on 1 March 2016 by the order of Head Doctor of the MCH as a new subdivision within the structure of the outpatient department.

The main goal of the Centre for FHLS: to develop population attitude to health as to the fundamental human value. To make health and good psychophysical state the style of living.

Objectives of the Centre for FHLS: training of healthy behaviour of people, promotion of preventive measures and development of patients’ abilities to overcome behaviour related risk factors of disease establishment; raising of patients’ competence in the issues that are crucial to their health; and teaching of skills to change their lives and environment by themselves.

Apart from the basic topical courses (School of diabetes, School of health for patients with arterial hypertension and IHD (‘Healthy heart, good vessels’), School of health for patients with bronchial asthma and COPD (‘Easy breathing’), School for pregnant women and new mothers (‘You will have a baby!’), ‘Active longevity’ School), training will be provided on the questions of healthy nutrition, tobacco prevention, stress prevention and transfer of stress resistance skills, prevention of oncological diseases, etc.

Chief of the Department Lyubov Konopleva, physician of the highest qualification grade. Recipient of the award for excellence of healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan, health professional of the highest qualification grade. Awarded with the Medal of the Ministry of Healthcare, the Merit Certificate from the Minister of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Letter of Appreciation and the Badge of Honor of the Medical Centre, the Letter of Appreciation and the Merit Certificate of the Medical Centre of the PAA of the RK, Merit Certificates and Letters of Appreciation of the Department of Healthcare of Astana.