SOURCE: MedLink International, Inc.

MedLink International, Inc.

March 22, 2010 09:36 ET

MedLink Announces Regional Extension Center Initiative

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - March 22, 2010) -  With more than $500 million released by the Department of Health and Humans Resources in Health Information Exchange (HIE) awards over the last six weeks to enable the expansion of electronic health records use, MedLink (OTCBB: MLKNA) announced today that it has been proactive and involved in the selection process of several Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center (RECs) and HIE programs to utilize the MedLink EHR and MedLink Data Aggregator in the improvement of the secure exchange of electronic health records between providers and healthcare facilities. The exchange of data is a crucial aspect for eligible healthcare providers to be deemed meaningful users of health IT and receive the incentive payments under the Medicare and Medicaid electronic health record (EHR) incentive program.

Ray Vuono, President of MedLink, stated, "As we as a nation look for answers on how to deal with Healthcare, the one thing that remains a constant is our country's commitment to the adoption of Healthcare IT, in particular for physicians in the small to medium size Practices, MedLink's target market. We look to take advantage of this movement through the offering of our products through broad based federal, state and local programs including Medicare incentives, Regional Extension Centers and HIEs."

About MedLink

MedLink is a healthcare IT company that provides the medical community with products and services designed to help create, manage, and share medical information. The company's flagship product, MedLink TotalOffice EHR 3.1, a CCHIT Certified® 08 Ambulatory EHR, provides physicians with full EHR and practice management functionality. For more information regarding MedLink's products and services, please visit

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