MONTREAL, June 4 /CNW/ - Medisys Health Group Income Fund (TSX: MHG.UN)
("Medisys"), one of Canada's leading national providers of healthcare services
to corporations and insurance companies, today announced that it has entered
into a strategic alliance with The Mansfield Athletic Club to provide a
seamless executive health and wellness solution in Montreal, and over time,
"More and more, individuals and employers are looking for proactive
solutions for taking care of their health," said Leonard Schlemm, President of
The Mansfield Athletic Club. "Creating a strategic alliance with Medisys, the
premier provider of executive health services in Canada, will allow us to
provide our clients with a seamless solution for their total health and
fitness needs, thereby enhancing our value proposition."
"The Mansfield, located in the heart of downtown Montreal, has
established itself as a top-tier player in the fitness industry," said
Dr. Sheldon Elman, Chairman & CEO, Medisys Health Group. "Through this
alliance we are able to offer our executive health clientele an additional
service feature and even greater value. We look forward to working closely
with The Mansfield Club to add value to clients, while significantly growing
both our respective lines of business."
Specializing in preventive healthcare, the cornerstone of Medisys'
Executive Health program is a comprehensive Executive Health Assessment. This
service includes a medical examination by a specialized Executive Health
physician, as well as a range of procedures to evaluate cancer and cardiac
risk, assess vision, hearing and lung functions, and evaluate lifestyle
factors such as exercise, diet, stress and smoking. Emphasizing service, care
and efficiency, Medisys' multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals
carries out this intensive analysis over the course of a half-day visit.
Clients are then provided with personalized feedback that will help them along
the path to healthier living.
For those looking to ensure year-round healthcare coverage, Medisys'
Executive Health Assessment is complimented by Medisys One Concierge Service,
a value-added service that provides 24/7 assistance in any health-related
matter-at home and abroad.
About The Mansfield Athletic Club
At the forefront of the latest fitness trends, The Mansfield Athletic
Club favours a fitness philosophy based on harmony between body and spirit.
Incorporating the most recent innovations in the fitness industry, The
Mansfield offers over 200 fitness and cardio machines, a wide range of
advanced group exercise programs and a team of highly qualified personal
trainers in a unique 48,000 square foot facility.
The Mansfield Athletic Club offers a full range of training services, a
comprehensive wellness clinic and a state-of-the-art fitness evaluation
centre. It provides individuals and corporations with one of the largest, best
equipped, and most luxurious fitness clubs in North America.
About Medisys Health Group
Medisys Health Group is a leading Canadian provider of healthcare and
medical imaging services to corporations and individuals and health-related
underwriting support services to insurance companies. Through its national
network of facilities, including offices in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Calgary
and Vancouver, Medisys' Corporate Health Services division delivers
preventive, diagnostic and consultative healthcare services to approximately
4,000 corporations, including 320 companies of the Financial Post 500.
Medisys' Medical Imaging operations service patient populations in both
Ontario and Quebec. Medisys' Insurance Medical Services division supports the
national underwriting activities of more than 60 Canadian and U.S. life and
health insurance companies. Medisys Health Group Income Fund is an
unincorporated, open-ended, limited purpose trust established to invest in
Medisys Health Group and its subsidiaries.
This media release may contain certain forward-looking statements that
reflect the current views and/or expectations of Medisys Health Group Income
Fund, Medisys Holding LP, Medisys Health Group Inc., and Medisys Health Group
LP with respect to their respective performance, business, and future events.
Such statements are subject to a number of risks, uncertainties, and
assumptions as outlined in the Fund's management's discussion and analysis for
the period ended March 31, 2007, and other filings with the Canadian
securities regulatory authorities. Actual results and events may vary.
For further information:
For further information: Stuart M. Elman, President & Chief Financial
Officer, Medisys Health Group, Phone: (514) 499-2778, Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org; Leonard B. C. Schlemm, President, Mansfield Athletic
Club, Phone: (514) 390-1230, Email: email@example.com