TORONTO, Dec. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Bridgepoint Health Board of Directors
today announced the appointment of David Denison as a Director of
"It is with great pride that we welcome David Denison to the Bridgepoint
Health Board of Directors. David's extraordinary knowledge of
financial services, his transformational leadership at CCPIB, combined
with his impressive record of community involvement make him an
excellent addition to our Board of Directors," said Ted Freedman,
Chair, Bridgepoint Health Board.
Denison served as President and CEO of the Canada Pension Plan
Investment Board from 2005 to 2012. Prior to that appointment, Denison
was President of Fidelity Investments Canada Limited.
Denison serves on the Boards of BCE and Bell Canada, Royal Bank of
Canada, Bentall Kennedy and as a member of the World Bank Treasury
Expert Advisory Committee, the Toronto Community Foundation Investment
Committee and a director of The United Way of Greater Toronto.
Denison holds a University of Toronto Bachelor degree in mathematics and
education and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of
"Bridgepoint is poised to transform the delivery of care for patients
living with complex health conditions. The benefits of this new model
of care are enormous - this approach will advance the quality of care
and outcomes for all patients," said Denison. "I'm also looking forward
to working with the talented team of professionals at Bridgepoint
Bridgepoint is a leader in managing, delivering and coordinating the
highest quality healthcare for adults living with pervasive and complex
health conditions, like diabetes, stroke, and neurological trauma.
As part of an integrated approach, led by interprofessional care teams
Bridgepoint delivers inpatient and ambulatory CCC and restorative care.
In partnership, Bridgepoint optimizes family health, community and
home-based care. Outstanding quality is achieved by excellent staff,
which delivers an exceptional care experience and provides value for
The Bridgepoint Research Collaboratory conducts targeted clinical and
health systems research on topics with the greatest impact on
real-world health and wellbeing.
SOURCE: Bridgepoint Health
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