Pilot Health Record Software
Pilots and flight attendants should maintain comprehensive health records to ensure their well-being and safety during flights. Given the demanding nature of their profession, tracking symptoms such as fatigue, dizziness, or changes in vision can help identify potential health issues that may affect their performance. Monitoring triggers like irregular sleep patterns, stress, or exposure to high-altitude environments can aid in understanding factors contributing to health fluctuations. Regular measuring of vital signs, such as blood pressure and heart rate, ensures that any abnormal trends are promptly addressed.
Lab tests, including blood work and vision assessments, can be recorded to monitor overall health and detect any underlying conditions. Tracking medications and their dosages is vital to ensuring adherence and avoiding potential drug interactions. Additionally, noting any medical procedures, such as vaccinations or required check-ups, can help maintain compliance with regulatory health standards.
Sample health journal entries that can be entered into Goopatient*:
Date: July 28, 2023
Ensured proper #hydration and nutrition during the flight. Planning to adjust sleep schedule and include rest periods between flights.
Mild #headache and slight dizziness during pre-flight preparation.
Had a shorter #sleep duration last night due to a delayed flight arrival.
#Eye_examination - updated prescription for glasses received.
#Blood_pressure measured before and after the flight - recorded 128/82 mmHg and 130/85 mmHg, respectively.
Last routine check-up on June 15, 2023 - all vitals and medical history reviewed, next #check-up scheduled for December 15, 2023.
*These health records are not real, but compiled by Dr. Mike Stanton of the UCLA Health Center. The data that you put in Goopatient is totally private and stored only on your computer.