TAMPA, Fla., May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanzeon Solutions, Inc. (OTC:BB: CHCR), ("Advanzeon") and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Pharmacy Value Management Solutions, Inc. ("PVMS"), (sometimes, collectively referred to as the "Company"), announced today that effective immediately Mr. Matt Capps has joined the Company's team as its Senior Public Relations Consultant to the Company's Community Outreach Programs. Mr. Capps has also taken a financial position in Advanzeon. This engagement provides for Mr. Capps to form a vital link for the Company to the communities in which the Company operates. Mr. Capps will assist the Company in achieving maximum results from Community Outreach Programs designed to not only enhance the stature of the Company, but to further enhance the quality of life in those communities.
"Advanzeon, PVMS and Mr. Capps share a moral imperative to understand the needs of these communities and generally create, through better health, a higher quality of life by promoting wellness and a positive attitude," said Mark Heidt, President of Advanzeon Solutions, Inc.
Gerard Smith, Advanzeon's Chief Operating Officer, stated, "We actively recruited Mr. Capps not only because of his Major League achievements, but, just as importantly, his humanitarian views and his ability to utilize his celebrity status to move the Company's moral agenda forward and reach the maximum number of people. We envision Mr. Capps assisting us in identifying and supporting children's health issues; senior's needs; community resource needs; and, generally, working with us in improving the quality of life in a given community. We believe that Mr. Capps' presence alone will provide us with immeasurable value and impetus in reaching our mutual goal of providing healthcare, wellness and a positive outlook for a large segment of our population."
Matt Capps stated, "I am excited and honored to join the Company's team of healthcare professionals. By being part of their Community Outreach Program, I expect to be able to not only extend the Company's vision of helping others, but mine and many of my associates, as well. I intend to rally my professional colleagues to help us with this important work. I am proud to be associated with Advanzeon and PVMS, and I look forward to all the great things we will accomplish together."
Matt Capps has enjoyed a storybook career in Major League Baseball. As an invaluable "closer," he was repeatedly brought in to save games that simply had to be saved. This is emblematic of Matt Capps as an MLB player and as a human being. He is there when his team needs him and provides that extra effort to get the team to win. Matt Capps started his career with the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2002 posting a team best 9–1 record out of the bullpen, thirteen holds and one save in his rookie year (2006), leading all Major League rookie pitchers in appearances. In 2010, he was voted in on the Player's Ballot in the Major League All-Star Game; was the leading vote getter among all National League relievers and went on to be the winning pitcher in the game. An extremely well liked and well-respected member of the Major League Baseball community, a leader and team player both on and off the field, Matt Capps is now a valued member of the Advanzeon corporate family.
About Advanzeon Solutions, Inc.
Established in 1969, Advanzeon provides behavioral health, substance abuse and pharmacy management services, as well as sleep apnea programs, for employers, Taft-Hartley health and welfare Funds, and managed care companies throughout the United States. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, the Company focuses on personalized attention, flexibility, a commitment to high-quality services and innovative approaches that address both the specific needs of clients and changing healthcare industry demands. For more information, please call 813-367-9080 or visit our website at www.advanzeon.com.
Except for statements of historical fact, the matters discussed in this press release are forward looking and made pursuant to the Safe Harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements reflect the current beliefs and expectations of the Company's management, reflect numerous assumptions, and are subject to significant risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond the Company's control. If any of these underlying beliefs, expectations or assumptions prove inaccurate or risks or uncertainties materialize, actual results may differ materially from those set forth in the forward-looking statements.
These risk factors include, among others, the ability of the Company to maximize its market share with new pharmacy initiatives, the ability of the Company's new pharmacy cost-savings program to guarantee a 10% or more reduction in pharmacy costs, our ability to achieve expected results from new business and to revolutionize the pharmacy sector of the healthcare industry, the ability to obtain a performance bond on satisfactory terms, the ability of the Company's pharmacy program to promote greater medication adherence without restricting access to needed medications, technological advances, challenges in development of new products and services, new products and services developed by competitors, the Company's ability to provide superior patient care while increasing its business and margins as a result of implementing its pharmacy cost-savings program, general industry conditions and competition, general economic factors, global trends toward health care cost containment, the effect of governmental regulation, including pharmaceutical industry regulation, insurance regulation and health care legislation, varying trends in member pharmacy utilization, increases or variations in cost of care, seasonality, our ability to manage healthcare operating expenses, the profitability (if any) from capitated pharmacy contracts or other products, and the Company's ability to obtain additional financing.
Advanzeon undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Additional risk factors that could cause results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements can be found in the Company's most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and the Company's other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), which are available at the SEC's website at www.sec.gov.
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