SOURCE: Healthnostics, Inc.

November 16, 2005 09:00 ET

Healthnostics Announces MedGuardian

New Web-Based Quality Improvement System for Hospitals

BETHESDA, MD -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 16, 2005 -- Healthnostics, Inc. (OTC: HNST), a clinical information system, and medical and bioscience informatics company, today announced MedGuardian, a fully Web-based patient care monitoring and risk management system for hospitals. This new modular system provides hospitals with automated data collection, reporting and analysis for improving clinical treatment and reducing risk events and medical errors.

MedGuardian has been developed using the latest Microsoft ASP.NET architecture and .NET Framework technology and uses an integrated component design model providing extensive web-based functionality. This places the MedGuardian system in the vanguard of new, highly productive, Web-based applications where previously this level of system performance was only available in client-server applications. For hospitals, system access is afforded everyone authorized through any secured Internet or Intranet connection using virtually any Web browser, anywhere.

"We are very pleased to announce this new, fully Web-based system to help hospitals improve their delivery of care and reduce their risk events. The system functionality is based on our extensive knowledge gained over ten years, and now delivered in this most important way," said Alan Grofé, president. "So much has been said about improving healthcare and reducing errors in hospitals, where little has actually been done. MedGuardian will be part of changing that."

About Healthnostics

Healthnostics, Inc. is a clinical information system, and medical and bioscience informatics company. Healthnostics provides comprehensive patient clinical monitoring and risk reduction systems to acute care hospitals and utilizes its Internet portals to deliver focused healthcare and bioscience information to its hospital clients, industry professionals and the general public. Healthnostics products include MedGuardian, a patient care monitoring and risk management system for hospitals that's fully Web-based; MedBioWorld™, the largest medical and bioscience directory resource and reference portal site on the Internet; and FamilyMedicalNet, a companion consumer healthcare information portal.

For further information please visit Healthnostics, MedGuardian, MedBioWorld, and FamilyMedicalNet

This announcement may contain, in addition to historical information, certain forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Such statements reflect management's current views and are based on certain assumptions. Actual results could differ materially from the assumptions currently anticipated.

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