Healthscreen Solutions Inc.

Healthscreen Solutions Inc.

March 25, 2009 08:00 ET

Healthscreen Board of Directors Appoints Tom Enright as Chairman

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 25, 2009) - Healthscreen Solutions Inc. (TSX VENTURE:MDU), the leading Canadian provider of physician practice enhancement services and electronic medical record software, is pleased to announce that following its Annual General Meeting held today in Toronto, the Board of Directors of the Company has appointed Tom Enright as Chairman.

Mr. Enright has served as President of the Canadian Investor Relations Institute since November 2008. In September 2008, Mr. Enright retired from his position as President & CEO of CNW Group, a global leader in news and information distribution services.

"I am delighted to welcome Tom into our organization as both a director and Chairman of the board," said Justin Belobaba, President and CEO of Healthscreen. "Tom's track record of guiding CNW Group through several stages of expansion and growth will serve Healthscreen well as we continue our aggressive growth trajectory. In addition, Tom's years of experience in the capital markets will help Healthscreen to continue expanding its investor audience."

Mr. Enright was with CNW Group for fourteen years and led that organization through a major expansion of electronic communication services for public and private companies, and played a leading role in developing new platforms for professional communicators. Mr. Enright has had extensive experience working with public companies having spent three years at the Financial Post and fifteen years with the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Mr. Enright received an Arbor Award from the University of Toronto and is Honorary Chair of the University of Toronto at Scarborough Mentorship Program. Earlier this year, Mr. Enright was awarded the 2008 Lifetime Achievement Award in investor relations by IR Magazine.

About Healthscreen Solutions

Healthscreen Solutions ( 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

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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. Enright as Director and Chairman.. 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 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.

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