TORONTO ONTARIO, CANADA / ACCESSWIRE / March 24, 2014 / Open Source Health Inc., ("Open Source Health" or "the Company") (CSE: "OSH") a digital integrated healthcare company dedicated to advancing life-long solutions for women's health and wellness, announces that it has appointed Heather Heaman to its Board of Directors. Effective immediately, John Garden has resigned as a director of the Company.
"I'd like to thank John Garden for his service and guidance on behalf of the Board," said Sonya Satveit, CEO of Open Source Health. "John's involvement was instrumental in getting us through the public listing process."
Newly appointed, Heather Heaman, was formerly President of Heaman Communication Services, a private Speech-Language Pathology practice that was acquired by CBI Home Health in June of 2013.
Ms. Heaman continues her leadership role as Director of Operations with CBI Home Health, and brings her extensive experience in patient services, risk management, performance improvement and strategic directions to Open Source Health.
"Heather brings years of leadership, entrepreneurship and medical services experience to our board," said Sonya Satveit, "Heather has incredible strategic insight, and we look forward to working with her as we grow shareholder value."
Heather Heaman commented, "I am delighted to join the Board of Directors of Open Source Health and am looking forward to working with such an exceptional team. I believe the work that the Company is doing will change the healthcare landscape, and their platform will be a huge win for female patients."
The Board of Directors of Open Source Health Inc. now consists of Gary Bartholomew, Executive Chairman; Sonya Satveit, CEO; Eric Leslie, President of Merchant Equities Capital Corp. and newly elected Heather Heaman.
About Open Source Health
Open Source Health takes a truly patient-centered approach and is in the business of providing a real-time integrative healthcare solution for women in an open source architecture. Open Source Health is set to lead the current healthcare revolution by capitalizing on the latest trends in: digital health, personalized health, social health, mobile health, and participatory medicine.
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