|EX-99.1 - PRESS RELEASE - COMPREHENSIVE CARE CORP||d447572dex991.htm|
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): November 28, 2012
COMPREHENSIVE CARE CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
3405 W. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Suite 101
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (813) 288-4808
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
(d) On November 28, 2012, the Board of Directors of Comprehensive Care Corporation (CompCare or the Company) appointed Jairo A. Estrada, age 65, to serve as a director of the Company until such time as his successor may be duly qualified and elected. Mr. Estrada had previously served as a consultant to the Company since August of 2012. Since January 2000, Mr. Estrada has held the position of Chairman of NSC Puerto Rico, Inc., a manufacturing company servicing the pharmaceutical industry on the island of Puerto Rico. He received a Bachelors Degree in Economics and in Business Administration, and a Masters Degree in Organizational Behavioral Sciences from SUNY at Buffalo, New York. It has not yet been determined whether Mr. Estrada will be selected to serve on any committees of the Board.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On November 28, 2012, the Company issued a press release announcing the appointment of Mr. Estrada. A copy of the press release is attached herein as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
|99.1||Press Release, dated November 28, 2012|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|COMPREHENSIVE CARE CORPORATION|
|Date: December 3, 2012||By:|
|Clark A. Marcus|
|Chairman and Chief Executive Officer|