MediSolution Ltd.
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MediSolution Ltd.

May 26, 2005 09:34 ET

MediSolution Signs a Partnership Agreement With the Argenteuil Health Center for a Business Intelligence Solution

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - May 26, 2005) - MediSolution Ltd (TSX:MSH) -

The partnership will develop key performance indicators for health and service centres using the MediVue™ solution

MediSolution Ltd (TSX:MSH), a leading Canadian healthcare information technology company, today announced the signature of a partnership agreement with the Argenteuil Health Center (Argenteuil) to develop and provide a business intelligence (BI) solution offering geared towards the Quebec healthcare market. As part of this agreement, MediSolution will work with Argenteuil to refine its existing MediVue™ product for the Quebec healthcare market, more specifically the partnership will ensure that targeted key performance indicators (KPI's) meet current and future requirements associated with performance management in Quebec.

MediVue, a unique BI solution based on Microsoft technology, enables improvements in strategic and tactical performance by providing various levels of healthcare professionals with the analytical tools required to effect proactive change. MediVue is an intuitive dashboard oriented solution that operates independently of systems in place and is vendor neutral, allowing clients to leverage their prior investments in system and applications. By better managing their operating environments clients will be in a position to adopt better practices and ultimately deliver more effective healthcare.

"This partnership will facilitate the integration of data originating from different systems in the hospital including, clinical, financial, payroll and patient management," said Paul Lepage, Executive Vice President and COO, MediSolution Ltd. "We are very pleased to be working with Argenteuil to develop specific KPI's for the Quebec healthcare market and anticipate that this will be the foothold to providing additional hospitals and regions in the province with this solution."

"The Argenteuil Health Center is pleased to be in partnership with MediSolution for this project. Argenteuil, which has consolidated three different organizations, each with a different mandate, believes that we are a blueprint for other health and social service centres to follow," said Serge Rioux, Director of Administrative Services and Assistant to the General Manager at The Argenteuil Health Center. "We will deploy MediVue at the merged centre that encompasses a local community health centre (CLSC), a residential and long-term care centre (CHSLD) and a general and specialized hospital centre (CHSGS). We are confident that this partnership will improve the quality and efficiency of our services to the population and provide enhanced information management."

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 330 employees who operate from the Company's Montreal, Quebec headquarters and offices in Canada and the United States. For more information, visit http://www.medisolution.com.

Contact Information

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