Maximum Independence -Lesya Dyk O.T. Services Inc. - Merger Announcement
HAMILTON, ON, March 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Maximum Independence Inc., a top provider of Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation services has merged with Lesya Dyk, O.T. Services (LDOT) to expand its network in Ontario. Lesya Dyk, O.T. Reg, (Ont) has accepted the position of Director of Rehabilitation of Maximum Independence Inc., and is now along with bphealth, a principal in the company. LDOT will merge its current operations in Hamilton with Maximum Independence as of March 1, 2013.
Lesya Dyk, comes to the company with a 25 year background in Occupational Therapy, education, and leadership. She is completing her second term as President of the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario. As Dr. Indraneel Ghosh, Medical Director at bphealth describes - "When we found ourselves with a gap in our leadership in early 2013, we immediately thought of Lesya, as she has the combination of clinical skills, solid leadership and Board experience to take this organization to the next level." Dr Paul Fedak, MD, PhD Principal at bphealth echoed Dr. Ghosh's praises - "The rehabilitation industry today has changed and with Lesya we found a partner in a common goal - the provision of unparalleled services for Ontarians. Bringing Lesya in as a leader and a partner made complete sense."
The merger of Maximum Independence and LDOT will allow for expansion of rehabilitation services, capitalize on existing skill sets, programmes and services within the organizations, and leverage other health care offerings found under the bphealth umbrella.
SOURCE: Maximum IndependenceFor further information:
Dr. Massimo Cimini, PhD
Director of Strategy