ExactCare Welcomes April Anthony to Board of Directors
CLEVELAND (June 15, 2016) – ExactCare® Pharmacy, a leading pharmacy servicing patients with chronic conditions on multiple medications, announced that April Anthony has joined its Board of Directors. Ms. Anthony, an accomplished entrepreneur and executive in the home health care industry, is currently CEO of Encompass Home Health, Inc. (“Encompass”) and Homecare Homebase, LLC.
Ms. Anthony founded Encompass in 1998, growing the company to more than 200 locations serving 24 states. Encompass was acquired by HealthSouth in 2014. She also founded Homecare Homebase in 2001 as a spin-off from Encompass. Under Ms. Anthony’s leadership, Homecare Homebase has grown to become the leading home health software provider in the country, serving seven of the top 10 home health and hospice agencies nationally. Homecare Homebase was acquired by Hearst Corporation in 2013.
“We are very pleased to have April join our Board of Directors,” said Douglas Present, Chairman of the ExactCare Board. “She is one of the most successful entrepreneurs and executives in the home health industry, and we are excited to bring her thought leadership to the ExactCare Board. As ExactCare continues on its significant growth trajectory, April will be an excellent advisor and major contributor to our success.”
“April is one of the foremost leaders in home health,” said Dale Wollschleger, President and CEO of ExactCare. “Given her track record over 20 years in the industry, her insight and advice will be instrumental as we execute our growth objectives. We are confident that she will be an outstanding addition to the board.”
“Given my experience in home health, I know the ExactCare care model well,” said Ms. Anthony. “The company is filling a critical need in our industry by helping at-home patients remain compliant with their medications and improve the overall quality of their care. I am truly excited to be a part of the ExactCare Board and look forward to contributing to its future growth.”
About ExactCare Pharmacy
ExactCare is a full-service pharmacy that specializes in medication management for patients with multiple disease states and on multiple medications. The company’s comprehensive pharmacy solution includes a unique in-home patient assessment; medication reconciliation and medication therapy management performed by clinical pharmacists; refill management; multi-dose adherence packaging; and home delivery. ExactCare’s approach to pharmacy helps patients overcome the challenges of polypharmacy and healthcare providers and payers achieve better clinical and economic outcomes. For more about ExactCare, visit www.exactcarepharmacy.com.