CareSpan Health Appoints New Director
20+ year technology industry and capital markets veteran, Arinder S. Mahal, joins Board
TORONTO, May 17, 2022 /CNW/ - CareSpan Health, Inc. (TSXV: CSPN) ("Company" or "CareSpan"), enables Nurse Practitioners and Mental Health providers with leading-edge digital technology addressing the shortage in primary care and mental health shortage in the U.S. is pleased to announce the appointment of Arinder S. Mahal to the Board of Directors (the "Board") of the Company.
"We are thrilled to welcome Arinder to the Board of CareSpan. His deep experience in the technology, finance and capital markets complements the skills and experience of incumbent Board members," said John Reardon, Board Chairman of Carespan. "Arinder's 20-plus year career in the technology sector has included roles and experience in executive and operational management, investment banking, mergers and acquisitions, and strategic advisory and this deep experience and knowledge will certainly provide benefit to the Company and help create value for our shareholders".
Mr. Mahal is Founder and CEO of Antera Inc., a technology-focused merchant bank, and is a board member of, and advisor to, other reporting issuers in Canada. Previously he led the technology investment banking teams at Echelon Wealth Partners, Dundee Capital Markets, and was a Senior Manager at Deloitte Consulting. Arinder has a Bachelor of Engineering from the University of Victoria and a MBA from Schulich School of Business, York University.
"I am excited to be part of the CareSpan Health Board of Directors," noted Arinder Mahal. "The Company is at the forefront of transforming the healthcare industry in the US by leveraging its one-of-a-kind fully integrated digital healthcare delivery platform and enabling the Nurse Practitioners and Mental Health professionals to provide care to the underserved – there are over 80 million people that live in areas facing huge shortage of primary care practitioners. After delivering strong validation of its unique business model and record revenues in 2021, I am looking forward to helping the Board and Management Team scale the business and take it to the next level, as it pursues its mission of serving the underserved using digital technology."
CareSpan is a healthcare technology company that has developed and deployed a unique, proprietary integrated digital care platform, the CareSpan Clinic-in-the Cloud™, that creates unfettered access to care for the underserved. With a patient-centric approach focused on improving health outcomes, CareSpan uses sophisticated digital tools and capabilities to improve patient outcomes in primary care, chronic care, urgent care, and mental health.
In addition to the integrated digital care platform, CareSpan has built and deployed a business support infrastructure for its professional network partners, American-Advanced Practice Network and American-MedPsych Network. American-Advanced Practice Network harnesses the clinical capabilities of Nurse Practitioners to address the shortage in primary and chronic care in the country. American-MedPsych brings together providers to tackle shortages in mental health, as well as primary care.
Clinic-in-the-Cloud is a trademark of CareSpan USA Inc., a subsidiary of CareSpan Health, Inc.
For more information, visit: www.carespanhealth.com
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SOURCE CareSpan Health, Inc.
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