Indigenous Health Education Access Research Training Centre at Providence Health Care

I-HEART (Indigenous Health Education Access Research Training ) has been developed to support improved cardiovascular health by concentrating on the role of social and economic influences that shape health risks and disease progression and by promoting achieving optimal health through early intervention and through all developmental stages of life’s progression.

Improving access to health care will mean cultivating culturally safe cardiovascular services and programs while tackling the geographic challenge of providing rural and remote access to some of the most vulnerable communities.

To focus on education by promoting Indigenous health information dissemination and application to inform new policy and programs aimed at alleviating chronic cardiovascular health conditions including the sharing of promising community innovation and practices for rehabilitation and aftercare.

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