TORONTO, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ - IgeaCare Systems Inc. "IgeaCare"is pleased to announce they have appointed Dr. Pramod Gaur as President,Healthanywhere, a Division of IgeaCare Systems Inc.
"Dr. Gaur is a seasoned veteran in the telehealth industry and has had ahand in shaping the direction of the industry from its very early stages" saidPeter Tassiopoulos, CEO IgeaCare Systems Inc. stating further "the experienceand knowledge that Dr. Gaur brings to IgeaCare will be a great benefit to ourorganization and even more so to our customers."
Dr. Gaur's activities as a telehealth industry advocate includedemonstrations to the US Presidential Advisor, US Congress, The White HouseConference on Aging and to International Delegates at the United Nations.
Dr. Gaur has contributed to the American Telemedicine Association (ATA) asChairman of the ATA Industry Council's Advocacy Alliance in 2004. He has beenan active contributor on ATA Policy Committee since 2004. In May 2006, Dr.Gaur was elected Chairman of the ATA Industry Council and served a one yearterm on the ATA Board of Directors.
Prior to joining IgeaCare, Dr. Gaur served as the founding President andCEO of Viterion TeleHealthcare LLC, A Bayer - Panasonic Company. He wasresponsible for establishing the company's telehealth business from itsinception in 2003 to rapidly becoming an industry leader in the United Statesand abroad. Prior to starting Viterion, Dr. Gaur spent eight years at BayerHealthCare, Diagnostics Division, holding a number of senior management levelpositions in Global Strategic Planning, Sales and Marketing and R&D. Prior tojoining Bayer, Dr. Gaur held management positions at Baxter International,Hybritech Incorporated (Eli Lilly & Co.) and Stauffer Chemical Co.
"I am delighted to join the IgeaCare team to provide our state-of-the- artHealthanywhere solution for disease management" said Pramod Gaur. He continued"As the Baby Boomer generation is approaching retirement age; a true continuumof care solution is needed to maintain the desired quality of life"
IgeaCare offers, through its Healthanywhere Division, uniquelydifferentiated intelligent solutions for disease and wellness management thatenable dramatic improvements in home healthcare delivery, reduce overallcosts, increase resource utilization and enable significant improvement inpatient outcomes across a wide range of illnesses, while seeking to delay theonset of disease in those with chronic conditions. Our software technologyproducts enable healthcare providers to optimize the cost of home nursing withthe right mix of technology and hands on care. Our product solutions provideautomated electronic record of care and track patient outcomes, making itpossible for insurers/payers to implement Pay-for-Performance payment systemsand integration of patient data into an Electronic Health Record.
About IgeaCare Systems Inc.
IgeaCare develops and manufactures state-of-the-art telephony basedcommunication systems, with a focus on the healthcare sector. Our technologycoupled with our strategic partnerships, enables us to increase productivityand quality of care by providing complete communication solution, connectingpatients, staff, attendants, maintenance and administration with each other inreal time.
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