MediSolution Ltd.

MediSolution Ltd.

March 27, 2006 08:43 ET

MediSolution Names William 'Bill' Macdonald Vice-President of Sales

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - March 27, 2006) - MediSolution (TSX:MSH), a leading healthcare and public sector information technology company, today announced the appointment of William (Bill) MacDonald to the position of vice-president, sales. In this role, MacDonald will lead the healthcare sales organization to increase sales and revenue throughout all North American markets except Quebec.

"Bill is a positive, dynamic and energetic individual with a solid sales track record in healthcare and public sector markets in Canada and the US," said Paul Lepage, executive vice-president and chief operating officer at MediSolution Ltd. "His proven leadership skills and customer centric approach will be a strong addition to MediSolution as we continue to expand our product offering and build our market presence across North America."

An industry veteran, MacDonald brings over 25 years of sales and marketing management experience to the position from a variety of leading technology and software companies including Hewlett Packard Canada, Compaq Canada and Honeywell. He most recently served as the Director of Public Services for Sapient Canada where he established Sapient's strategy and drove initial sales for the public sector market.

MacDonald is a Director of the Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) for Ontario and is an active member of the Queen's University CIO Forum. He was a previously a board member of HealthLink and a member of the Management and Economics Business Advisory Board for the University of Toronto.

About MediSolution

MediSolution (TSX: MSH) 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 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 facilities. For more information, visit

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Contact Information

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