CHS Health Services and Take Care Employer Solutions Announce New Name

NASHVILLE – December 16, 2014 – CHS Health Services (CHS) and Take Care Employer Solutions, LLC today launched the new name and brand of their combined company: Premise HealthTM. The brand is designed to reflect the company’s commitment to advancing worksite health, increasing patient engagement and improving health outcomes for employers and their workforces.

“The brand Premise Health captures the core of our mission, which is to engage employees and their families in meaningful ways that change behavior and improve health, so they and their employers can be at their best every day,” said Stuart Clark, CEO, Premise Health. “We will transform worksite health to improve patient, provider and client experiences. To that end, we are investing in technologies that sustainably engage patients, improve the efficiency and satisfaction of providers, and allow employers to track outcomes. We believe the worksite health center can and should be a platform that delivers more.”

Premise Health was formed earlier this year when CHS and Take Care, a former subsidiary of Walgreen Co., merged to create a leading worksite health company. With 85 years of experience, Premise Health manages more than 500 worksite health and wellness centers for more than 200 of the nation’s leading employers. The company provides organizations and their employees with a range of onsite health services including primary care, pharmacy, occupational health, wellness and condition management, physical therapy and fitness center management.

The company’s team members, customers and partners provided input throughout the naming and branding process. More than 1,000 names were reviewed before the company’s associates selected Premise Health. Premise Health will showcase its new brand at the 12th Annual Congress on On-Site Employee Health Clinics in Las Vegas, January 22-23, 2015.

About Premise Health
Premise Health is a leading worksite health company dedicated to improving the cost and quality of employee healthcare. With 85 years of experience, Premise Health manages more than 500 worksite-based health and wellness centers across the country. The company serves more than 200 of the nation’s leading employers, including a significant number of the Fortune 1000. Premise Health is a company of Water Street Healthcare Partners, a strategic investor focused exclusively on the health care industry.