SOURCE: Med-Emerg International Inc.

April 21, 2006 16:00 ET

Med-Emerg International

Company Settles Certain Contract Issues Involving the Department of National Defence

TORONTO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 21, 2006 -- Med-Emerg International Inc. (OTC BB: MDER) (OTC BB: MDERW) announced today that it has reached an agreement to settle certain contract issues with Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) concerning its recently concluded contract with the Canadian Forces, Department of National Defence (the Contract). This agreement excludes a dispute regarding Contract payments, which was referred to the Contract Claims Resolution Board.

As a result of this agreement, PWGSC released approximately Cdn$440,000 in billings to the Company.

MEII specializes in the coordination and delivery of emergency and primary health care related services in Canada. These services include physician and nurse staffing and recruitment, clinical management services, a national drug infusion service, and a comprehensive physician practice management program.

Certain oral and written statements of the management of the Company included in this press release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, and Section 21E of the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements include statements about the Company's marketing strategy, future sales growth, profitability, competitive position, and release of new products. The words "plan," "expect," "believe," "intend," "anticipate," "forecast," "target," "estimate" and similar expressions identify forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are based on assumptions made by and information currently available to the Company. Investors are cautioned that these forward-looking statements are neither promises nor guarantees, and are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause future results to differ materially from those expected. The Company does not undertake to review or update these forward-looking statements.

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