August 29, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Aegis Therapies Hires New CFO to Help Lead Company Through Next Growth Phase.
With experience in strategic and executive leadership, Jeffrey M. Kreger will support the growth of newly independent Aegis Therapies.
Plano, TX. Aegis Therapies, a national leader in rehabilitation and wellness services has recently expanded the finance role on the executive team adding a Chief Financial Officer following their announcement on January 1, 2017 that Aegis Therapies was transitioning to an independent company. This expansion will support the strategic growth strategy Aegis has defined for the next several years.
As CFO for Aegis, Mr. Kreger will be responsible for the leadership, direction, control and coordination of all financial and technology related activities of the company to help shape and support Aegis’ planned near-term and long-range goals and objectives.
“In addition to his skills and experience in providing strategic and executive leadership to a variety of healthcare companies, Jeff brings a strong entrepreneurial sensibility that will assist Aegis as we grow and diversify our service offerings and continue to build upon our leadership position in the post-acute rehabilitation and wellness space,” Martha Schram, president of Aegis Therapies said. “With Jeff at the finance helm, I am confident we will be well-positioned to meet our goals.”
Mr. Kreger comes to Aegis Therapies with more than 25 years of finance and organizational leadership experience and held CFO positions in several public and privately held companies in the healthcare industry. During his career, he has managed the finance, treasury, accounting, revenue cycle, IT, tax and investor relations functions for several successful organizations.
“I look forward to joining the Aegis Therapies executive team at a time when we are seeing extraordinary change and continued evolution in post-acute care,” said Kreger. “The market is moving outside of the traditional settings in a response to customer and patient demand for better outcomes and more individualized care, and Aegis is at the forefront of that shift. I look forward to supporting this expanding market with Aegis.”
Most recently Mr. Kreger served as senior vice president, CFO and treasurer at BIOSCRIP, Inc., in Denver, CO. He will be relocating to Aegis Therapies’ corporate headquarters in Plano, TX with his family. He is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, where he received a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in accounting. He earned a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Houston. Mr. Kreger is a certified public accountant licensed in the state of Texas and is a member of the Texas Society of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs.
About Aegis Therapies
As one of the nation’s leading providers of rehabilitation and wellness services, professionals at Aegis Therapies apply proven techniques to help patients move through life to increase their freedom and independence. In addition to long-term and short-term therapy services in over 1,400 locations in 41 states, Aegis Therapies is proud to offer a new and convenient way access therapy and wellness through their Total Therapy and Wellness Centers. With leading-edge technology and innovation, services at these locations can help individuals reach their healthcare goals in convenient storefront locations.
Aegis leverages the power of collaboration to help patients transition seamlessly throughout the care continuum. No matter the setting, Aegis specializes in providing services that adapt to each patient’s individualized needs. Therapists use leading-edge technology and innovation to help restore strength and confidence after illness, injury or surgery. More at AegisTherapies.com.