MediSolution Ltd.
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MediSolution Ltd.

August 11, 2008 08:30 ET

in4tek Appoints MediSolution as Exclusive Distributor for Paris Community Care Information System Line of Products in Canada

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Aug. 11, 2008) - MediSolution Ltd.(TSX:MSH), a leading healthcare and public sector information technology company and in4tek, one of the UK's leading suppliers of person-centred information systems to community care providers today announced that they have signed an agreement appointing MediSolution as the exclusive Canadian distributor of the Paris community care information system line of products. Under the terms of the agreement, MediSolution will provide sales and marketing, project management, implementation and support services for the Paris product line. In addition, MediSolution will take over direct support responsibility for in4tek's current customer base in BC and Alberta and augment in4tek's UK technical team to provide 24 x 7 support for the nearly 5,000 Paris users throughout Canada.

in4tek is the only provider of a single person centered information system that integrates Health and Social Care. With more than 20 years experience, in4tek has an established reputation as one of the most reliable suppliers in this market with clients across the UK and North America. The Paris comprehensive product line provides key support for clinicians, practitioners and managers by quickly presenting highly relevant information in a clear and concise format. The solution supports all operational areas of Community Health, Homecare, Mental Health, Child Health and Social Services.

"MediSolution's Healthcare Information System division has a proven track record and an impressive reputation in the Canadian healthcare market", said Tom Nawojczyk, Chief Executive Officer of in4tek. "Their Systems Integration and Clinical knowledge combined with their in-depth knowledge of the Canadian healthcare system made them a natural partner of choice for Paris."

Paris is currently deployed within Canada at: Calgary Health Region, Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, Vancouver Island Health Authority, and Community Living BC. Paris is also being deployed in Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and North Eastman Health Association

"MediSolution's Healthcare Information Systems division has been providing comprehensive systems integration and support services to Calgary Health Region throughout their implementation of Paris which went live in 2006," said Paul Lepage, CEO and President of MediSolution. "We look forward to supporting the rest of the existing Paris customers and increasing the penetration of the Paris product line within the Canadian marketplace."

On July 16th, MediSolution announced an agreement to sell the Healthcare Information Systems division including the Paris Community Care business to Healthvision. Upon closing of the transaction, this agreement will be transferred to Healthvision Canada Inc.

About MediSolution

MediSolution (TSX:MSH), a Brookfield Asset Management company, is a leading healthcare and public sector information technology company, providing software, solutions and services to customers across North America. More than 500 hospitals and other healthcare facilities and close to 200 public sector and related organizations rely on MediSolution's systems to maximize their operational efficiencies, lower their costs, and improve the delivery of services. MediSolution has two operating segments. The Resource Management Systems segment is comprised of Financial Management software such as accounts receivable, budgeting and materials management as well as Human Capital Management tools including human resource management, staff scheduling and payroll processing. The Healthcare Information Systems segment is comprised of clinical solutions such as patient tracking, electronic patient health records, pharmacy, radiology and laboratory software for healthcare organizations.

For more information, visit www.medisolution.com.

About in4tek

Company Profile

in4tek is one of the UK's leading suppliers of person-centred information systems to providers of care within the community having delivered quality systems to the National Health Service since 1985. Many NHS Trusts and latterly Primary Care Trusts (PCTs) and Social Care Departments have come to rely on software and services from in4tek and we now supply systems and services across both the UK and Canada. Delivering world class software solutions and services is the key focus of in4tek.

As a company who only deliver Health and Social Care solutions, our focus is entirely aligned to the Health and Social Care market; our expertise not being split across unrelated market sectors. As such, we enjoy in-depth knowledge of the many current challenges facing care providers and the Paris solution is designed to enable our customers to meet those challenges head-on. The user-interface of the Paris software suite provides an empowerment tool to easily manage the flow of critical client and management information between people and organisations.

Our continuing aim is to assist our customers in meeting the requirements for inter-agency working practices in a way that benefits the people who rely on in4tek's person-centred solutions; whether they are a system user or a member of the community they serve.

From the initial conception of the fundamental Paris principles in 1999, in4tek's Consultants, Analysts and Software Specialists have striven to achieve a quality of system design that is unparalleled within the Social Care systems marketplace. Paris has been specifically created to enable health and Social Care Practitioners face the constant changes in operational practice and emerging legislation.

This press release contains "forward-looking statements" regarding MediSolution's distribution agreement with in4tek. The words "believe", "expect", "anticipate", "intend", "estimate" and other expressions which are predictions of or indicate future events and trends and which do not relate to historical matters identify forward-looking statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements because they involve known an unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the company to differ materially from anticipated future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those set forth in the forward-looking statements include failure to secure customer interest in the Paris community care solution in Canada, the cancellation of the agreement between in4tek and MediSolution and the Paris community care product's failure to generate anticipated business efficiencies and value for the client.

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