Healthscreen Solutions Inc.

Healthscreen Solutions Inc.

September 18, 2007 08:00 ET

Healthscreen's CallerMD Ranks 1st in Profit Hot 50s Emerging Growth Companies

The 8th annual HOT 50 is the definitive ranking of Canada's Emerging Growth Companies

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 18, 2007) - Healthscreen Solutions Inc. (TSX VENTURE:MDU) ("Healthscreen" or the "Company") a premier supplier of electronic medical record (EMR) software and practice enhancing services, is honored that its CallerMD business has placed 1st in the 8th annual PROFIT HOT 50 ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success. The PROFIT HOT 50 is the definitive ranking of Canada's Emerging Growth Companies. Published in the October issue of PROFIT magazine and online at, the PROFIT HOT 50 ranks young firms by two-year revenue growth.

Healthscreen's acquisition of Medical Telecom in March 2007, brought in a suite of products, including CallerMD, which has achieved a two-year growth rate of over 5,000%. While this rapid growth was achieved primarily in Ontario, Healthscreen is now working to replicate this success in other Canadian provinces. As part of its growth strategy, Healthscreen continues to seek suitable acquisition targets, with complementary products and established customer bases.

Profit Hot 50 also referred to Healthscreen's CallerMD business as "Canada's hottest start-up".

"To be recognized by a publication with Profit's track record of identifying high-growth emerging companies is a tremendous achievement for Healthscreen's management team, employees and investors," said Justin Belobaba, President and CEO of Healthscreen. "However, I believe that what we have achieved thus far addresses only a small portion of Healthscreen's potential, which will begin to materialize as Healthscreen adds new products and services and expands into new markets."

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PROFIT: Your Guide to Business Success, offers news, strategies, tips, interviews and other resources to the CEOs of Canadian growth companies. Each year PROFIT, which currently reaches more than 300,000 readers nationally, hosts a number of events that bring together business leaders in the fast-growth segment and champions the interests of those leaders. PROFIT was founded in April 1982 as Canada's first national magazine geared to entrepreneurs. Visit

About Healthscreen Solutions Inc.

Healthscreen Solutions ( offers a comprehensive suite of practice enhancing products and services designed to increase physician revenues, reduce costs and improve patient care. The Company's robust OHIP billing and patient scheduling software is used by over 4,000 full-time physicians and handles more than $1.5 billion in healthcare transactions a year.

Healthscreen's Electronic Medical Record (EMR) software supports digitalization and network connectivity for community specialists and family physicians plus a growing list of research groups. The Company's broader goal of Continuous Practice Enhancement is being further realized with a growing list of revenue-generating services such as CallerMD, which assists doctors in managing a range of uninsured medical services and PrevCareMD which allows doctors to maximize government-funded preventive care bonuses.

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