ZoomMed inc.

ZoomMed inc.

December 13, 2007 08:53 ET

The Largest Family Practice and Specialty Clinic in Canada Chooses the ZRx Prescriber of ZoomMed

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Dec. 13, 2007) - ZoomMed (TSX VENTURE:ZMD) developer of the ZRx Prescriber, is proud to announce an important agreement for the use of the ZRx Prescriber in Ontario.The agreement was concluded with the largest family practice and specialty clinic in Canada, THE OSHAWA CLINIC, which has over 110 doctors.

"When you enter a new market and that you immediately have the support of the most important players, it is a very good sign and It is exactly what is happening to us presently in Ontario", indicates Mr Yves Marmet, President and Chief Executive Officer of ZoomMed. "The answer is excellent in Ontario; The Oshawa Clinic is a leader in his field and our discussions with the other Ontarian private clinics carry us to believe that several of them will follow soon "concluded Mr. Marmet.

About ZoomMed and the ZRx Prescriber

The ZRx Prescriber is a Web application that runs on a pocket computer or PC. The tool is used by physicians to fill out prescriptions and make them available to pharmacists, who can view them online via unique barcodes and confirm them using the physician's signed copy. Every year, Canadian prescription errors (illegible handwriting, incorrect dosage, drug interactions) lead to 700 fatalities and 150,000 hospitalizations, representing $600 million in healthcare costs.

The ZRx Prescriber also gives physicians access to a portable source of medical information generated by the pharmaceutical companies and private or public organizations that use this revolutionary new communication tool. Thanks to the ZRx Prescriber, thousands of Canadian physicians can now have access to vital information such as clinical studies, scientific discoveries, new product launches, medical training information and major medical alerts.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ON ZOOMMED, or for distribution and integration information on the ZRx Prescriber for your solution, contact us at the address below. You can also visit www.zoommed.com.

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Contact Information

  • ZoomMed inc.
    Yves Marmet
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    450-678-5457, Ext 228