Healthscreen Solutions Inc.
TSX VENTURE : MDU

Healthscreen Solutions Inc.

March 17, 2009 17:18 ET

Healthscreen Announces Management Change

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 17, 2009) - Healthscreen Solutions Inc. (TSX VENTURE:MDU), Canada's premier provider of physician practice enhancement services and electronic medical record (EMR) software, is pleased to announce that Richard Lichtenstein has joined the Company as Vice President, Sales and Marketing, effective immediately.

"I'm delighted to welcome Richard as our new Vice President, Sales & Marketing," said Justin Belobaba, president and CEO of Healthscreen. "In this role, he will manage both the EMR and Physician Services lines of business. Richard brings more than twenty years of management, professional selling and marketing experience to Healthscreen. He has led sales teams in companies of all sizes, focusing primarily on selling services, software and hardware. An inspiring leader and a trusted mentor, Richard has a deep appreciation for the benefits of building strong sales teams."

The Company also announced that Mr. Terry Boyko, Vice President of Sales has left Healthscreen to pursue other interests.

About Healthscreen Solutions

Healthscreen Solutions (www.healthscreen.com) provides a comprehensive suite of practice enhancement products and services to increase physician productivity and revenue while reducing costs and improving patient care. The Company's portfolio includes billing and scheduling software, electronic medical records software, CallerMD which assists physicians in managing a range of uninsured medical services, PrevCareMD which helps physicians earn supplemental income by achieving government-set preventive care targets, and HealthAlert which allows physicians to help their patients in managing complex healthcare issues. Healthscreen's and its partners' services and software are used by over 8,000 full-time physicians who are responsible for the health care of more seven million Canadian patients. For more information, visit www.healthscreen.com

(C) 2009 Healthscreen Solutions Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Disclaimer: Forward Looking Statements

This press release contains information that is forward looking information with respect to Healthscreen within the meaning of Section 138.4(9) of the Ontario Securities Act and other applicable securities laws. In some cases, forward-looking information can be identified by the use of terms such as "may", "will", "should", "expect", "plan", "anticipate", "believe", "intend", "estimate", "predict", "potential", "continue" or the negative of theses terms or other similar expressions concerning matters that are not historical facts. In particular, statements about future revenues or profitability, including the estimated timing of profitability, and any other statements regarding Healthscreen's future expectations, beliefs, goals or prospects are or involve forward-looking information.

Forward-looking information is based on certain factors and assumptions. Assumptions made in making forward looking statements in this release include the successful tenure of Mr. Lichtenstein as VP, Sales and Marketing.. While the company considers these assumptions to be reasonable based on information currently available to it, they may prove to be incorrect. Forward-looking information, by its nature necessarily involves risks and uncertainties, including risks and uncertainties relating to government regulation and funding in the healthcare industry, financial and capital market risks, technology development and adoption, Healthscreen's ability to maintain it's competitive position and effectively implement it's acquisition strategy, liability for software malfunction, management of growth, and length of sales cycles. Additional risks and uncertainties affecting Healthscreen can be found in Healthscreen's 2008 Annual Report and Management's Discussion and Analysis for the First Quarter ended December 31, 2008 filed on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. If any of these risks or uncertainties were to materialize, or if the factors and assumptions underlying the forward-looking information were to prove incorrect, actual results could vary materially from those that are expressed or implied by the forward-looking information contained herein. Healthscreen or revise any forward looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements that speak only as of the date hereof. Trading in the securities of Healthscreen should be considered highly speculative.

The TSX Venture Exchange has in no way approved nor disapproved the contents of this new release.

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