The FrancoForme program is a prevention and rehabilitation program for cardiovascular disease that:
- Provides screening, education, behavior modification and / or rehabilitation services geared to the participant’s needs.
- Participates in clinical research to support the effective use of HIPRC resources and seeks to develop sustainable partnerships both internally and externally
- Is actively involved in the development of policies and in the change of environment within local and national authorities
A commitment to providing the right service in the right place at the right time
A commitment to ensure that potential risks are avoided or minimized and that these are well explained to the participant and his / her family
A commitment to best practice standards, including a regular assessment of the counselor’s knowledge and skills when appropriate
A commitment to ensure that the activities are in line with the expectations of the participant and his / her family, counselor and donors
A commitment to ensure that the treatment or service leads to measurable improvements in life expectancy or quality of life
A commitment to ensure that the treatment was necessary and that the appropriate treatment was delivered
That all Franco-Ontarians in the Champlain region have access to a free prevention and rehabilitation service, regardless of their locality.