BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MedeFile International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MDFI), leader in portable electronic medical records management, announced today the addition of Mr. Thomas P. O'Neill III to its Board of Advisors.
CEO of Boston-based O'Neill and Associates, Mr. O'Neill oversees client servicing and supervises all aspects of the highly respected and vastly influential government relations and communications firm. He directs the strategic planning and management of the company's overall marketing efforts, long-term growth and new business opportunities. Formerly president of McDermott/O'Neill & Associates, another top government relations and communications consulting firm, as well as Washington, D.C.-based PR firm FH/GPC, Mr. O'Neill said, "I'm truly excited about the innovations that MedeFile has introduced into the emerging field of Personal Health Records. With their attention to patients' care and commitment to integrity, MedeFile is unique in the world of personal medical records management."
Prior to forming McDermott/O'Neill, Mr. O'Neill served as president of Bay State Investors, utilizing his 13 years of government experience to advise clients on all aspects of government relations at the local, state and federal levels. A former Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts and highly-respected member of New England's health care community," Mr. O'Neill added, "with healthcare reform at the forefront of the national debate, and MedeFile at the forefront of modernized healthcare, I look forward to my role in advising MedeFile on healthcare issues and contributing to the continued growth and success of the company."
Mr. O'Neill currently sits on the board of trustees of Boston College and on the board of directors of CareGroup, Inc., New England's second largest health care service provider. He also serves on the boards of Mount Auburn Hospital and the Bunker Hill Community College Foundation. Mr. O'Neill received his bachelor's degree from Boston College and earned his masters in public administration from Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government.
Milton Hauser, CEO of MedeFile said, "Tom O'Neill's vast experience working at the convergence point of healthcare and government makes him an invaluable advocate for Personal Health Records (PHR's) in both the municipal and private sectors." Mr. Hauser added, "In our ongoing commitment to affect positive changes in nationwide healthcare, we will continue to take bold steps to ensure MedeFile's continued growth and maintain our distinction as a leader in electronic personal health records."
About MedeFile International, Inc.
Headquartered in South Florida, MedeFile has a proprietary system for gathering and digitizing medical records so that individuals can have a comprehensive record of all of their medical visits. MedeFile's primary product is the MedeFile system, a highly secure system for gathering and maintaining medical records. The MedeFile system is designed to gather all of its members' actual medical records and create a single, comprehensive medical record that is accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For more information about MedeFile and its annual subscription-based programs, please visit www.medefile.com
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