+ Why Choose Healthmedica?
Our unique concept of healthcare focuses on the overall health of our patients. We help people feel good, improve their overall health and eliminate bothersome pain.
Our clinics offer, computerized spinal treatments, spinal decompression, class IV laser devices and traditional therapies such as chiropractic, massage therapy, and much more. Our MediSpas are like no others, we offer a variety of treatments to help you look and feel your best.
The healthcare industry is viable in both good and turbulent times. Integrative medicine is emerging as the new standard for healthcare. Healthmedica bridges the gap between self-care and integrative healthcare.
Proven business model:
- Faster start up
- Brand recognition
- Access to proprietary methods.
Customize your clinic for your market:
- Pain package
- MediSpa package
- Integrated package
Established support network:
- Site selection assistance
- Training for you and your employees
- Ongoing support when you need it
- Leverage our marketing and advertising material
- Ongoing research and development
For those individuals looking to become a Healthmedica franchisee a background in healthcare is not required to operate your own clinic. By joining the Healthmedica team we show you how to transition into the healthcare market utilizing partnerships with professional healthcare workers.
+ Steps in Opening a Clinic
We encourage practitioners and entrepreneurs who are looking to start their career in healthcare to explore Healthmedica. Learn from the operators who have been working in the health care field and operating successful clinics for the past 10 years. For those individuals looking to become a Healthmedica franchisee a background in healthcare is not required to operate your own clinic. By joining the Healthmedica team we show you how to transition into the healthcare market utilizing partnerships with professional healthcare workers.
Healthmedica welcomes current practitioners or clinic owners that would like to transform their existing business into a Healthmedica clinic. The franchise fee would remain at $25,000, and the Healthmedica team would complete a detailed assessment of your clinic and provide you with a detailed written report what they believe is required to bring your clinic in line with the then current Healthmedica franchise package. The number one goal is to ensure you are adequately equipped to provide the range of services off ered and your patients receive the Healthmedica experience they have become accustomed to.
13 Steps for opening a franchise
- Step 1:
Interested parties complete an application and forward it to Healthmedica home office
- Step 2:
The Healthmedica reviews the application, determines suitability and next steps
- Step 3:
Should there be a fit between the applicant and Healthmedica a meeting is arranged between the interested party and a member of the Healthmedica team
- Step 4:
If the application is approved, the interested party signs a non disclosure agreement and is given a franchise agreement, in certain provinces they will also be provided a Franchise Disclosure Document in addition to the franchise agreement
- Step 5:
There is a 14 day cooling off period before executing any agreements, this is to protect the franchisee and ensure proper consideration and evaluation is completed before committing to the franchise
- Step 6:
The franchise agreement is signed and the franchise fee is deposited with Healthmedica.
- Step 7:
The franchisee begins to secure financing, and look for appropriate locations. Healthmedica also advises the real estate broker community of this opportunity
- Step 8:
Potential locations are toured by both the Franchisee and Healthmedica and once a location is approved by Healthmedica the franchisee will negotiate a lease
- Step 9:
The franchisee hires a contractor to complete the required renovations and works alongside Healthmedica for all the design requirements
- Step 10:
Training is scheduled, equipment ordered and a opening day is established
- Step 11:
The franchisee is trained at another location prior to opening
- Step 12:
The clinic is complete, equipment delivered, staff hired, and initial advertising takes place within the community
- Step 13:
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
+ As a Healthmedica franchisee do I have to be active in the business?
As a Healthmedica franchisee you don’t have to be active in the business, however you must have a full time business manager who has successfully completed all the training courses and is actively involved in the day to day operation of the Clinic. We strongly encourage our franchisees to take an active role in running and growing their clinic.
+ As a Healthmedica franchisee do I need to be an experienced health care professional?
No, Healthmedica will assist you in identifying and recruiting experienced healthcare professionals and contract service providers should you so required. As a Healthmedica franchisee your primary responsibilities will be the marketing of your clinic within your local community and ensuring your staff are providing the experience your patients deserve.
+ How do I decide on a location for my clinic?
Most franchisees want to locate in communities in which they are familiar and have determined there is a demand for the Healthmedica services. We will utilize the real estate broker community to identify potential locations, review them together and agree upon which ones are suitable to move forward upon. The Healthmedica team must approve the fi nal location.
+ 4. How long is the franchise agreement?
The franchise agreement provides a ten year period to operate the clinic in a specific location.
+ 5. How much is the initial investment?
The estimated cost to open a new clinic depends upon the actual size of the clinic. Typically a new clinic cost ranges from $219,000 - $343,000. Detailed cost breakdowns are included in the franchise disclosure document.
+ 6. What is the initial franchise fee?
The initial franchise fee is $25,000 and is due upon signing the franchise agreement.
+ 7. Are there royalties and marketing fees?
The royalties are 5% of gross sales, and franchisees are expected to spend 3% of sales on local marketing initiatives.
+ 8. Does equipment and supplies have to be purchased from Healthmedica?
Yes, Healthmedica has created proven supplier networks to ensure all clinics can provide a consistent experience, and to take advantage of group buying opportunities.