Research on the Configuration of the Medical Facilities for Elderly of Rural Community
Humanities and Social Sciences
Volume 5, Issue 6, November 2017, Pages: 210-214
Received: Sep. 25, 2017;
Accepted: Oct. 8, 2017;
Published: Nov. 30, 2017
Views 1894 Downloads 71
Wang Ping, School of Management, Xi’an University of Science and Technology, Xi’an, China
Zhu Min, School of Management, Xi’an University of Science and Technology, Xi’an, China
Wang Wen, School of Management, Xi’an University of Science and Technology, Xi’an, China
Follow on us
The extreme shortage of old-age service facilities in rural areas in China is in sharp contrast with the growing elderly population, which leads to the increasingly conspicuous rural pension problems. To do well the configuration of medical facilities is very important to the improvement of the old-age facilities system. This paper takes the community as the research area of the town of the pavilion in Shaanxi Province, takes the optimal location of the medical facilities space in the rural community as the research object, and uses the GIS method to optimize the location of the medical facilities space layout. The results show that the existing medical facilities in the store community are too concentrated in the central administrative Region, the overall distribution of medical facilities is not balanced, and the resources of medical facilities in the surrounding elderly population are scarce. The results obtained by optimizing site selection can provide scientific reference for the layout of medical facilities in future research area.
Rural Communities, Community Medicine, Elderly Medical, Spatial Analysis
To cite this article
Research on the Configuration of the Medical Facilities for Elderly of Rural Community, Humanities and Social Sciences.
Vol. 5, No. 6,
2017, pp. 210-214.
Copyright © 2017 Authors retain the copyright of this article.
This article is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
) which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Wang Ping, Zheng Yanan, Gu Jingge. Study on the Impact of Labor Transfer on Farm Household's Coal Consumption - An Empirical Study of Shaanxi Rural [J]. Journal of Xi'an University of Science and Technology, 2016 (04): 554-559.
Wang Ping, Lian Yawei, Li Shuzhuo. Effect of Living Arrangement on Cognitive Function of Rural Elderly-12-Year Follow-up Study [J]. Journal of Population, 2016, (05): 92-101.
Du Xianyi. Labor outflow of rural elderly in the elderly pension and mental health research [D]. Xi'an: Xi'an University of Science and Technology, 2013.
"on the full liberalization of the pension market to enhance the quality of pension services, a number of opinions" Guo Fa  No. 91 [Z].
Zhang Jingqiu, Liu Huan, Qi Yingqian. Beijing urban elderly living environment and life satisfaction analysis. Advances in Geography, 2015, 34 (12): 1628-1636.
Fu Jiasen, Wang Li, Zhao Dongxia, Wang Lei. Study on spatial accessibility of medical facilities based on GIS-Taking Dalian city as an example [J]. Journal of Surveying and Mapping Geography, 2015, 04: 102-105.
Wang Yuanfei. Application of GIS and Voronoi Polygon in Geographic Accessibility Analysis of Medical Service Facilities [J]. Surveying and Mapping Geography, 2016, 03: 77-80.
Chin-Hsien Liao，Hsueh-Sheng Chang，Explore Urban Flood Vulnerability based on Spatial Pattern in Taiwan Ecological City Viewpoint [J]. Landscape and Urban Planning, 2011, 3: 306–314.
Cromely E K, Shannon G W. Locating ambulatory medical care facilities for the elderly [J]. Health Services Research, 21(4): 499-514.
Le Grand, J. Inequalities in Health: Some International Comparisons [J]. European Eeonomic Review, 1987, 31(l): 182-191.