OREM, Utah, Aug. 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ActiveCare Inc. (OTCQB:ACAR), a leader in diabetes population management and wellness services for self-insured employers nationwide, today announces the expansion of its relationship with Gilsbar, Inc., a large Third Party Administrator based out of Louisiana. Through its relationship with Gilsbar, LLC ActiveCare has deployed its diabetes monitoring services to self-insured employers nationwide.
"We are pleased to expand our relationship with Gilsbar by providing our diabetes solution to Gilsbar's customers," stated Darrell Meador, President of Biometrics at ActiveCare. "To date, ActiveCare's relationship with Gilsbar has provided ActiveCare with 8 employer groups nationwide. We expect that Gilsbar will continue to add new users to our real-time monitoring program in the near future."
In relation to this new contract, David Derrick, CEO and Chairman of ActiveCare Inc. expounded: "This contract is evidence of ActiveCare's robust sales growth that, combined with our current pipeline, will lead to strong revenue for the second half of the year."
ActiveCare, Inc. provides patented diabetes and chronic disease management and wellness solutions that increase visibility, lower costs and provide real-time care for members resulting in improved outcomes. Utilizing state-of-the-art meters with embedded cellular technology, trained CareSpecialists can intervene in real-time and provide members with the support needed to control their disease 24 hours a day, every day. ActiveCare's solution is revolutionizing the way employers, individuals and their health plans monitor chronic disease. To learn more about ActiveCare please visit www.activecare.com.
ABOUT GILSBAR, LLC
Established in 1959, Gilsbar is one of the largest privately-held insurance services organizations in the country. Recognized as a catalyst for creating healthy businesses, Gilsbar offers health and life benefit management services as well as specialty liability insurance for professionals. These unique products provide innovative, unanticipated solutions that improve the health and well-being of its members, while delivering long-term cost containment solutions for its clients.
Gilsbar has been honored by Inc. magazine for its sustained growth, Modern Healthcare and Business Insurance magazines as a Best Place to Work, and WELCOA and the American Heart Association for its proven wellness methodology. For more information, visit www.gilsbar.com.
CONTACT: Company Contact: Bryan Dalton, Director of Market Strategies ActiveCare, Inc. (877) 862-5545 Investor Relations: Capital Markets Group, LLC (212) 398-3486
Released August 12, 2014