IgeaCare Systems Inc. appoints Telemedicine Industry Veteran, Dr. Pramod Gaur, as President of its Healthanywhere(R) Division.

    TORONTO, Jan. 9 /CNW/ - IgeaCare Systems Inc. "IgeaCare" is pleased to
announce they have appointed Dr. Pramod Gaur as President, Healthanywhere, a
Division of IgeaCare Systems Inc.
    "Dr. Gaur is a seasoned veteran in the telehealth industry and has had a
hand in shaping the direction of the industry from its very early stages" said
Peter Tassiopoulos, CEO IgeaCare Systems Inc. stating further "the experience
and knowledge that Dr. Gaur brings to IgeaCare will be a great benefit to our
organization and even more so to our customers."
    Dr. Gaur's activities as a telehealth industry advocate include
demonstrations to the US Presidential Advisor, US Congress, The White House
Conference on Aging and to International Delegates at the United Nations.
    Dr. Gaur has contributed to the American Telemedicine Association (ATA)
as Chairman of the ATA Industry Council's Advocacy Alliance in 2004. He has
been an active contributor on ATA Policy Committee since 2004. In May 2006,
Dr. Gaur was elected Chairman of the ATA Industry Council and served a one
year term on the ATA Board of Directors.
    Prior to joining IgeaCare, Dr. Gaur served as the founding President and
CEO of Viterion TeleHealthcare LLC, A Bayer - Panasonic Company. He was
responsible for establishing the company's telehealth business from its
inception in 2003 to rapidly becoming an industry leader in the United States
and abroad. Prior to starting Viterion, Dr. Gaur spent eight years at Bayer
HealthCare, Diagnostics Division, holding a number of senior management level
positions in Global Strategic Planning, Sales and Marketing and R&D. Prior to
joining Bayer, Dr. Gaur held management positions at Baxter International,
Hybritech Incorporated (Eli Lilly & Co.) and Stauffer Chemical Co.
    "I am delighted to join the IgeaCare team to provide our state-of-the-
art Healthanywhere solution for disease management" said Pramod Gaur. He
continued "As the Baby Boomer generation is approaching retirement age; a true
continuum of care solution is needed to maintain the desired quality of life"
    IgeaCare offers, through its Healthanywhere Division, uniquely
differentiated intelligent solutions for disease and wellness management that
enable dramatic improvements in home healthcare delivery, reduce overall
costs, increase resource utilization and enable significant improvement in
patient outcomes across a wide range of illnesses, while seeking to delay the
onset of disease in those with chronic conditions. Our software technology
products enable healthcare providers to optimize the cost of home nursing with
the right mix of technology and hands on care. Our product solutions provide
automated electronic record of care and track patient outcomes, making it
possible for insurers/payers to implement Pay-for-Performance payment systems
and integration of patient data into an Electronic Health Record.

    About IgeaCare Systems Inc.

    IgeaCare develops and manufactures state-of-the-art telephony based
communication systems, with a focus on the healthcare sector. Our technology
coupled with our strategic partnerships, enables us to increase productivity
and quality of care by providing complete communication solution, connecting
patients, staff, attendants, maintenance and administration with each other in
real time.

For further information:

For further information: Peter Tassiopoulos, CEO, IgeaCare Systems Inc.,
(905) 747-2220, ptassiopoulos@igeacare.com; Or visit: www.healthanywhere.com

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