SALT LAKE CITY, March 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ActiveCare, Inc. (OTCBB:ACAR), the service leader in disease and diabetes management and medical alert for seniors, today announced Tami Mackenzie as the Director of CareCenter Operations. Ms. Mackenzie, who assumed this key position in February, has extensive experience in developing world-class customer support, account management and sales teams in both startup and growth organizations. "Tami has a great track record as an astute business strategist and builder of mission critical organizations. Her ability to identify trends and develop strategies that meet and exceed goals made her the clear choice for this role," stated Michael Jones, COO of ActiveCare. Now operating its 4 th generation center, ActiveCare has over 15 years in monitoring history, pioneering remote health and safety technology. Operating 24/7 the CareCenter is able to combine state-of-the-art products with highly specialized monitoring creating solutions that greatly improve the lives and well being of its members. With a long history and legacy of providing emergency services for seniors, the CareCenter has expanded its services by providing support to the chronically ill. "The CareCenter's ability to change the lives and increase the health of its individual members is unique in the market place," stated Tami Mackenzie. While providing a direct service to individual members, the CareCenter plays a crucial role in the Company's comprehensive and proactive approach to diabetes care as well as chronic disease management. "Our solution empowers the over 25 million diabetics in the country to better manage and control their disease so they can live a healthier and longer life," concluded Mackenzie. About ActiveCare ActiveCare, Inc. is the telehealth and personal emergency response solution leader. Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, and publicly traded on the OTC Bulletin Board under symbol ACAR, ActiveCare is committed to providing consistent excellence in quality and safety, and friendly care for members and caregivers alike. To learn more about ActiveCare, Inc., visit the website at www.activecare.com or contact investor/media relations at 877-862-5545 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The ActiveCare Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=17245 Safe Harbor This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act. Our actual results could differ materially from those projected in these forward-looking statements, which involve a number of risks and uncertainties, including global economic conditions generally, regulatory uncertainty and economic pressure on the healthcare industry in particular, the governmental regulation of our products, manufacturing and marketing risks, adverse publicity risks, and risks associated with assimilating our recent acquisitions. The contents of this release should be considered in conjunction with the risk factors, warnings, and cautionary statements that are contained in our most recent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.