TORONTO, July 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Skylight Health Group Inc. SLHGSLHG (“Skylight Health” or the “Company”), a multi-state primary care management group in the United States, today announced the re-appointment of Co-Founder and current Director and Chief Corporate Officer Kash Qureshi as President.
Prad Sekar, CEO and Co-Founder of Skylight Health said, “What has made us resilient in any environment is having both co-founders working side by side for over 12 years. Kash and I will continue to execute our plan to bring Skylight into profitability in 2022. We are fortunate to have an experienced and highly capable senior management team who will continue to lead our company and focus on returning shareholder value. The Company thanks Mohammad Bataineh for his contributions and wishes him the best in the future.”
Kash Qureshi, Co-Founder of Skylight Health, will replace Mohammad Bataineh as President, and will remain an Executive Member of the Board of Directors.
About Skylight Health Group
Skylight Health Group SLHGSLHG is a healthcare services and technology company, working to positively impact patient health outcomes. The Company operates a US multi-state primary care health network comprised of physical practices providing a range of services from primary care, sub-specialty, allied health, and laboratory/diagnostic testing. The Company is focused on helping small and independent practices shift from a traditional fee-for-service (FFS) model to value-based care (VBC) through tools including proprietary technology, data analytics, and infrastructure. In an FFS model, payors (commercial and government insurers) reimburse on an encounter-based approach. This puts a focus on the volume of patients per day. In a VBC model, the providers offer care that is aimed at keeping patients healthy and minimizing unnecessary health expenditures that are not proven to maintain the patient’s well-being. This places an emphasis on quality over volume. VBC will lead to improved patient outcomes, reduced cost of delivery and drive stronger financial performance from existing practices.
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