MediSolution Ltd.

MediSolution Ltd.

March 30, 2005 10:57 ET

MediSolution Ltd.: New Release for the Bloodbank Project




MARCH 30, 2005 - 10:57 ET

MediSolution Ltd.: New Release for the Bloodbank

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - March 30, 2005) -

New development and professional services to result in over $1.0 million
in revenue

MediSolution Ltd. (TSX:MSH), a leading Canadian healthcare information
technology company, today announced that the Quebec Ministry of Health
has extended its contract on the Blood Bank project to include
additional product development, installation of complimentary modules
and professional services. This new contract, worth over $1.0 million
dollars, will be implemented across all 85 hospitals in Quebec by end of

This contract will provide the customer with multiple benefits stemming
from over 40 new Blood Bank functionality enhancements. The purpose of
the original Blood Bank project was to manage patient files and to
manage blood and blood derivatives. The solution kept a history of all
products that are linked to a patient and tracked details of blood
products from receipt to end of life for ensure complete traceability.

"The new modules of this project will deliver greatly enhanced
functionality for the Blood Bank," said Dr. Ann Fortin, Coordinator of
Blood Services Secretariat for the Ministry of Health. "We have enjoyed
working with MediSolution for the past four years and we look forward to
continuing the relationship as we deliver increased efficiency and
effectiveness to the province."

Additional features will include increased security, optimized
management of blood and blood derivatives, as well as supply chain

"We are pleased to be partnering with the Ministry to provide additional
functionality to the Blood Bank project," said Paul Lepage, Executive
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, MediSolution. "Over the past
5 years the product has been extremely successful in the Quebec market
and moving forward we will be looking at opportunities in our other
regions for the Blood Bank solution."

About MediSolution

MediSolution is a leading healthcare information technology company,
providing software, solutions and services to healthcare customers
across North America. More than 500 hospitals, home care facilities and
other healthcare providers rely on MediSolution's systems to maximize
their operational efficiencies, lower their costs, and improve the
delivery of healthcare services. MediSolution has two operating
segments. The Resource Management Systems segment is comprised of
administrative software solutions such as human resource management,
staff scheduling, payroll processing and financial software. The
Healthcare Information Systems segment is comprised of clinical
solutions such as patient tracking, electronic patient health records,
radiology and laboratory software for hospitals.

MediSolution is publicly traded (TSX: MSH), and has a staff of
approximately 340 employees who operate from the Company's Montreal,
Quebec headquarters and offices in Canada and the United States. For
more information, visit


Contact Information

    MediSolution Ltd.
    Paul Lepage
    Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
    (514) 850-5040