NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today Great Lakes Caring, National Home Health Care, and Jordan Health Services, now a combined company and one of the nation’s largest home-based care providers, announced Eric Slusser has joined the Company as Chief Financial Officer. In his new role, Mr. Slusser, who is also an investor in the Company, will oversee all financial operations to ensure a seamless financial integration of the businesses, and partner with the CEO to poise the Company for future robust growth opportunities.
Mr. Slusser brings decades of executive healthcare financial management experience to the role. Most recently, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Express Scripts, the country’s largest pharmacy benefit manager, where he oversaw all financial activity as well as partnered with senior management to develop and lead the company’s strategic direction. Prior to Express Scripts, Mr. Slusser was Chief Financial Officer at Gentiva Health Services, Inc., a publicly traded home care company. Mr. Slusser also served in executive roles at Centene Corporation and Cardinal Health, Inc. A certified public accountant, Mr. Slusser holds an M.B.A. from the University of Missouri and a B.A. from Washburn University.
“I am very excited about the continuum we are building and the value we will bring to our patients, the market and shareholders,” said Mr. Slusser. “These are three solid organizations coming together to form a powerful company in the home care sector.”
“We are pleased to have Eric as a member of the Executive team. His experience and metrics-driven approach will benefit the organization during integration phases and as we stage for our next level of growth,” said G. Scott Herman, Enterprise CEO. “He is a seasoned executive with deep financial experience in healthcare and specifically in the home health care industry. We look forward to the future with Eric at the finance helm.”
About National Home Health Care
National Home Health Care Corp., through its four operating subsidiaries, is a provider of home health care services, including nursing care, personal care and other specialized health services in the Northeastern part of the United States. For additional information, please visit www.nhhc.net.
About Great Lakes Caring
Great Lakes Caring Home Health and Hospice is one of the nation’s leading providers of a continuum of home health and hospice care. Great Lakes Caring dedicates its resources to providing value-based, high quality care wherever our patients call home. Great Lakes Caring’s primary focus is to provide superior quality health care to those we are honored to serve, utilizing state-of-the-art technology and innovative processes which drive extraordinary patient outcomes. With locations across the country, Great Lakes Caring provides the right care, at the right time, in the right place. Great Lakes Caring is committed to being a great place to work for employees and is the recipient of Fortune Magazine’s Best Workplaces in Healthcare and Best Workplaces for Millennials awards, in addition to being recognized as a National Best and Brightest Company to Work For. www.GreatLakesCaring.com
About Jordan Health Services
Founded in 1975 and based in Dallas, Texas, Jordan Health Services (www.jhsi.com) is one of the nation’s largest home care providers. With its unique blend of services including personal care, case management, skilled nursing, therapy, and hospice services, Jordan’s team of highly skilled and dedicated professionals provide care to approximately 37,000 patients throughout the states of Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana.