CareTech Solutions Board of Directors Appoints New Chairman
Brian Connolly Elected during Annual Board of Directors Meeting
TROY, Mich. -- June 26, 2013
CareTech Solutions (www.caretech.com), an information technology (IT) and Web
products and services provider for U.S. hospitals, announced today the
appointment of Brian Connolly, president and CEO, Oakwood Healthcare, Inc., as
Chairman of CareTech Solutions’ board of directors. Connolly replaces Peter
Karmanos, retired chairman of the board, Compuware Corporation.
“I’m delighted that Brian accepted the role of Chairman of CareTech Solutions’
board of directors,” said Jim Giordano, president and CEO, CareTech Solutions.
“As a long-time board member, Brian has contributed greatly to our success.
His intimate knowledge of hospitals, combined with a strong passion for the
power of information technology as an enabler of improved patient care, has
been instrumental in the shaping of our service offerings. We are honored to
have him serve as our board chair, and look forward to his stewardship as we
take this business to the next level.”
CareTech Solutions is a privately-held company formed in 1998. It is governed
by a six-person board with equal representation from its owners, Compuware
Corporation (NASDAQ: CPWR), Oakwood Healthcare, Inc., and Vanguard Health
Systems, Inc. (NYSE: VHS). Bob Paul, CEO of Compuware Corporation was also
elected to the CareTech Solutions board, filling the open Compuware seat as a
result of Karmanos’ retirement.
About CareTech Solutions
CareTech Solutions is an information technology (IT) and Web products and
services provider for U.S. hospitals and health systems, creating value for
clients through customized IT solutions that contribute to improving patient
care while lowering healthcare costs. From implementing emerging technologies
to supporting day-to-day IT operations, CareTech offers clients expert health
information technology services earning it the 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011 Best
in KLAS award for IT Outsourcing (Extensive), and the 2012 IT Partial
Outsourcing as ranked by healthcare executives and professionals in the
respective annual "Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services" report.
For more information, please visit www.caretech.com.
CareTech Solutions Media Contact:
Anne Santori, APR
Public Relations Manager
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