Lewis Massey Joins AcuteCare Telemedicine Board of Advisors

Atlanta, GA, January 19, 2012 --(PR.com)-- AcuteCare Telemedicine (ACT) announces the addition of Lewis A. Massey as a member for the ACT Board of Advisors. Massey’s experience as a lawyer and as an executive with growth stage companies is invaluable to the partners at ACT and the business.

Massey, a native of Gainesville, GA, is presently a partner in Massey, Bowers & Hembree LLC, a firm specializing in public affairs counsel. He has held a number of prolific positions, including serving as CEO of Directo, Inc., a financial services management company, President and CEO of SciTrek, a science and technology center for children, Vice President of Bank South Securities, and Chief of Staff for Georgia Lt. Governor Pierre Howard.

Most notably, Massey was appointed by Georgia Governor Zell Miller as Secretary of State in 1996. During his two year tenure in this position, Massey established a strong record as an advocate for Georgia citizens, cracking down on telemarketing fraud, reducing agency spending, assisting with the collection of back child support, and implementing new customer service technologies. He did not run for reelection in 1998.

Massey has served on the Board of Directors of both the Georgia Special Olympics and Prevent Child Abuse Georgia. He currently serves on the Board of Hands on Georgia, appointed by Governor Sonny Perdue in 2005.

He has been named University of Georgia Business School Outstanding Young Alumnus, and cited as one of the 100 Most Influential Georgians by Georgia Trend Magazine.

“Mr. Massey brings an immense wealth of unique knowledge earned throughout his impressive career and his track record includes significant contribution as a key advisor to other strong initiatives,” says Keith Sanders, M.D., Partner, ACT. “The breadth of his experience will be essential to AcuteCare Telemedicine as we work towards our goals in 2012 and beyond.”

About AcuteCare Telemedicine
Founded in 2009, AcuteCare Telemedicine is a limited liability corporation advancing the opportunity for healthcare institutions to gain access to highly-respected, expert neurologists and telemedicine technologies. AcuteCare offers a range of services including first-rate neurological emergency response care with around-the-clock support and hospital accreditation education. AcuteCare primarily provides remote emergency neurology consultation which fills staffing needs and reduces the costs associated with 24/7 neurologist availability. As a result, healthcare institutions provide full service emergency neurology care and can earn Joint Commission Certification as a Primary Stroke Center.

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