CBI Health Group

CBI Health Group

August 03, 2011 09:00 ET

CBI Health Group Acquires CanCare Health Service Inc.

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 3, 2011) - CBI Health Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of CanCare Health Services Inc. (CHS), effective Aug 2, 2011.

CHS is a Toronto-based home health care provider that has offered nursing and personal support services for over 35 years in a number of regions across Ontario through offices in Toronto, Hamilton, Belleville and Kingston. Led by President Eric Paul and a talented management team, CHS has built an excellent reputation for achieving high standards of patient care, compliance, customer service, and technology capabilities. It has been the recipient of a number of awards and research grants.

The senior management team at CHS will remain in place, and the transition will be supported by Eric Paul who continues in a consulting role during this integration period.

CHS is an exciting and important addition to the CBI Health Group. Its addition expands the staff complement of CBIHG's Ontario home health services by over 30%, complements existing service capabilities and expands the company's geographic reach within Ontario. CBIHG will work closely with the CHS team to share best practices, pursue growth opportunities and continue the provision of high quality services in communities across Ontario.

About CBI Health Group

CBI Health Group is a leading provider of outpatient rehabilitation and integrated community healthcare services in Canada. Founded in 1982 as a research and education based organization, CBIHG executes a differentiated model to improve access and enhance health care outcomes to patients and communities across Canada. Operating a network of over 135 community care centres and related health care services, and with more than 3300 clinical and support staff, CBIHG offers services in physio, occupational, exercise, speech and behavioural therapies, as well as physician, chiropractic, nursing, dietetics, massage, social work, home health and eldercare.

The vision of CBI Health Group is to be the most respected company in the delivery of health care services and continue to help shape health care standards and practices in Canada.

Contact Information

  • CBI Health Group
    Cameron McInnes
    Sr. Vice President - Operations
    Central & Eastern Canada