The Foundation relies on the vast medical experience of the Medicover to design and implement its activities, all of which aim to improve the health and increase the awareness of people in the communities it serves.
The driving force behind the Medicover Foundation is faith in the power of preventive healthcare – it can protect each of us against the consequences of bad habits.
PoZdro! Programme is a unique answer to the growing problem of diabetes and one of the largest programmes of its kind in Europe.
The Programme, run by the Medicover Foundation, is a six year nationwide programme for the prevention of type 2 diabetes and other lifestyle diseases in Poland.
The PoZdro! Programme is aimed at 12-13 year olds and screening 30,000 junior high school students in four major Polish cities. Those found to be already at risk of lifestyle diseases are offered a 2-year specialist programme to teach them to better care for their health and to help them change their eating habits and lifestyle. The programme aims to help around 1,500 children with, among other things, decreasing their BMI and improving their body composition.