September 7, 2016. HealthPRO®-Heritage is pleased to announce the appointment of George L. Chapman to its Board of Managers, effective August 31, 2016. Chapman was formerly the Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Welltower Inc. (NYSE: HCN), from which he retired in April 2014. Chapman led Welltower for 18 years, creating a global leader in healthcare real estate with a portfolio of over $25 billion of quality properties across the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.
Chapman currently serves on the Boards of National Storage Affiliates Trust (NYSE), OnShift, Inc. and The Trust Company of Toledo. Mr. Chapman has also been involved with many regional community organizations, including United Way’s DeTocqueville Society, Toledo Museum of Art and Toledo Symphony. He holds a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School and a B.A. from Cornell University.
“We are pleased to welcome George to our Board,” commented Chief Executive Officer John Heller. “His long-term perspective on quality senior care and deep relationships with leading operators of senior housing and skilled nursing communities will be invaluable as we continue to grow by providing quality therapy services to our customers across the U.S.”
“I am honored to join the Board of HealthPRO®-Heritage as the company continues to expand its services across the post-acute continuum,” said Mr. Chapman. “I was attracted to the company due to its deep experience with health care reform and commitment to patient outcomes and look forward to contributing to the company’s next phase of growth.”
HealthPRO®-Heritage is a diversified national provider of therapy care management and consulting services across the spectrum of care. The Company operates in 30+ states, employs more than 8,000 therapists, and has earned a reputation for innovation, compliance, and sophisticated use of technology to optimize patient and business level outcomes.