Brentwood TN., July 31, 2014 – Vertava Health, a provider of one of the most comprehensive addiction treatment programs in the country, announced today that Bob Yeager was elected to its Board of Directors. Yeager is the fourth member elected to serve on the board this year.
“Bob has a wealth of health care executive management experience,” said company CEO Brent Clements. “He’s exactly who we need on our board as demand for our services rises and we move into a national market.”
Yeager currently serves as CEO of PharmMD, guiding the expansion of products and services to capture new market opportunities and focus on rapid growth.
Prior to PharmMD, Bob co-founded and served as CEO of American Pathology Partners (APP), and has over 38 years of experience in healthcare services. Prior to APP, he was Chairman of Attentus Healthcare Company, an operator of rural acute care hospitals, which he co-founded. Previously, he was President and CEO of OrthoLink Physicians Corporation. Prior to OrthoLink, Mr. Yeager was Executive Vice President and CFO of Quorum Health Group.
“This industry is going through dynamic changes and Bob’s experience as both CEO and CFO will have significant value as we forge ahead in the competitive marketplace,” said Clements.
About Vertava Health
Vertava Health provides the most comprehensive addiction treatment program in the country by going beyond the standard 30 day plan and treating the addict medically, mentally and spiritually to break the cycle of repeated visits to rehab. Utilizing our 15 to 50 acre addiction campus environment we have the depth of personnel, industry experience and clinical proficiency to effectively treat the disease of addiction for life. Headquartered in Brentwood, TN., Vertava Health admissions center is trained to assess and place the client into one of the Vertava Health treatment centers across the country within a 1 hour time frame. This speed in service delivery and thorough commitment to the client long term allows the addict to get quickly on the road to recover and create a life that’s worth living.