Centric Health Announces Election of Directors

- Company Further Strengthens Board with Election of New Independent Director - 
TORONTO, May 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Centric Health Corporation ("Centric Health" or 
"the Company") (TSX: CHH), Canada's leading diversified healthcare company, 
today announced that the nominees listed in the Management Proxy Circular for 
the 2013 Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders (the "Meeting"), which was 
held yesterday in Toronto, were elected as Directors of the Company. In 
addition, all resolutions put to vote at the Meeting were passed. The 
results of the vote for the election of Directors at the Meeting are as 
|                 |      Votes For  |Votes Withheld |
|      Nominees   |   Number |   %  |  Number |   % |
|Yazdi Bharucha   |48,314,972|99.817|   88,771|0.18%|
|David Cutler     |47,284,544|97.688|1,119,199|2.31%|
|Ingrid Davis     |47,272,544|97.663|1,131,199|2.34%|
|Camillo di Prata |48,336,522|99.861|   67,221|0.14%|
|Craig Gattinger  |46,142,955|95.329|2,260,788|4.67%|
|Tom Magyarody    |47,205,933|97.525|1,197,810|2.31%|
|Dr. Jack Shevel  |47,270,544|97.659|1,133,199|2.34%|
|Darren Youngleson|47,283,544|97.686|1,120,199|2.31%|
Mr. Camillo (Cam) di Prata was elected as a new independent member of the 
Board of Directors of the Company, resulting from the vacancy from Dr. Paul 
Gamble not standing for re-election. Mr. di Prata has been appointed to the 
Board's Human Resources and Compensation Committee and Audit Committee. 
"We are pleased to welcome Mr. di Prata as a Director of Centric Health," said 
Dr. Jack Shevel, Executive Chairman, Centric Health Corporation. "His 
extensive capital markets, financial and M&A experience further strengthen our 
Board as Centric continues to focus on realizing value through the integration 
of the acquired businesses and generating long-term, sustainable growth from 
our one-of-a-kind healthcare services platform. We look forward to 
benefitting from Mr. di Prata's broad expertise, proven leadership 
capabilities and strategic insight." 
Mr. di Prata is a seasoned financial services industry executive with more 
than 25 years of experience in the capital markets. Currently, he is an 
independent advisor to various corporations and not-for-profit 
organizations. Previously, he held senior executive roles with National Bank 
of Canada where he served as Executive Vice President and Head of the 
Corporate and Investment Banking and prior thereto Vice Chairman, Quebec. In 
both roles, he was responsible for significantly expanding the firm's presence 
outside Quebec and, in 2010, was awarded the Brendan Woods Top Gun Team 
Leadership Award for mid-market investment banking in Canada. Prior to his 
tenure at National Bank, he held the roles of Deputy Head of Mergers and 
Acquisitions and Group Head of Telecom, Media & Technology Investment Banking 
at Scotia Capital. He also worked in investment banking and mergers and 
acquisitions at CitiGroup and Nesbitt Burns. Mr. di Prata holds a Bachelors 
Degree in Commerce (Accounting) from Concordia University and an MBA from the 
University of Western Ontario's Richard Ivey School of Business. 
"On behalf of the entire Centric Board, I would like to thank Paul for his 
significant contributions to the Company," said Dr. Shevel. "His guidance 
and counsel have served the Company well during a very important time in our 
evolution. We wish him well in his future endeavours." 
About Centric Health 
Centric Health's vision is to be Canada's premier healthcare company, 
providing innovative solutions centered on patients and healthcare 
professionals. As a diversified healthcare company with investments in several 
niche service areas, Centric Health currently has operations in medical 
assessments, disability and rehabilitation management, physiotherapy and 
surgical centres, homecare, specialty pharmacy and wellness and prevention. 
With knowledge and experience of healthcare delivery in international markets 
and extensive and trusted relationships with payers, physicians, and 
government agencies, Centric Health is pursuing expansion opportunities into 
other healthcare sectors to create value for all stakeholders with an 
unwavering commitment to the highest quality of care. Centric Health is listed 
on the TSX under the symbol CHH. For further information, please visit 
This press release contains statements that may constitute "forward-looking 
statements" within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities 
legislation. These forward-looking statements include, among others, 
statements regarding business strategy, plans and other expectations, beliefs, 
goals, objectives, information and statements about possible future events. 
Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking 
statements. Forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, 
estimates and assumptions that involve a number of risks, which could cause 
actual results to vary and in some instances to differ materially from those 
anticipated by Centric Health and described in the forward-looking statements 
contained in this press release. No assurance can be given that any of the 
events anticipated by the forward-looking statements will transpire or occur 
or, if any of them do so, what benefits Centric Health will derive there-from. 
Daniel Gagnon Chief Financial Officer Centric Health 416-619-9417 
Lawrence Chamberlain Investor Relations TMX Equicom 416-815-0700 ext. 257 
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