SOURCE: MedLink International, Inc.

August 16, 2007 09:00 ET

MedLink International Retains Scott Einiger of Abrams, Fensterman as MedLink Healthcare Liason and Healthcare Legal Counsel

ISLANDIA, NY--(Marketwire - August 16, 2007) - MedLink International, Inc. (OTCBB: MLKNA) (FRANKFURT: WM6B) formally announced today the signing of a consulting agreement with the leading healthcare law firm of Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Greenberg, Formato & Einiger. The affiliation will be spearheaded by one of the firms Senior Partners, Scott Einiger, general counsel to The New York County Medical Society.

Medlink CEO Ray Vuono states, "We have established this strategic alliance with the preeminent Healthcare Law firm in New York State, one that has a longstanding relationship with organized medicine, hospitals and nursing homes. We at MedLink are extremely pleased to have entered into this new relationship as we continue our efforts to bring our simple, secure and affordable electronic medical record and practice management solutions to the medical community nationwide."

Through his 20 years as a healthcare legal advocate, Mr. Einiger has worked extensively with medical societies associations, and organizations. In addition to Mr Einiger, Gary Gatza will be bringing his many years of experience to the relationship. Mr. Gatza has practiced law for over 25 years and prior to joining Abrams, Fensterman, he served as General Counsel and Executive Director of the New York County Medical Society.

Mr. Einiger stated, "MedLink has expressed a true desire to partner with and support organized medicine while providing practicing physicians with the tools to succeed in an extremely competitive environment. MedLink's cutting-edge technology provides an extremely cost effective solution for the practicing physician. Healthcare consumers will also receive a tremendous benefit from MedLink TV, a healthcare network that provides relevant healthcare programming right in the physicians waiting area."

MedLink EHR is a comprehensive solution for managing today's fast paced medical practices. By partnering with MedLink, medical societies of all types can provide their members with cost effective management and educational tools that will improve its members' current work environment and help make the practice of medicine more satisfying to physicians and their staff. MedLink's solutions deliver tangible value to its members' practices, in terms of improving a practice's financial management, enhancing patient satisfaction, and optimizing overall practice efficiency.

MedLink TV provides patients with thought provoking, entertaining and informative healthcare related programming that encourages thoughtful communication between patient and physician, with the goal of providing the very best in healthcare for patients and their families. For medical societies, MedLink TV creates a medium for providing updates on upcoming events, as well as continuing education to its membership.

Scott Einiger is senior partner and director of the New York City Health law practice at Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Greenberg, Formato, & Einiger, LLP. Mr. Einiger has extensive experience in healthcare law. A leader in his field, Mr. Einiger is Special Counsel to The New York County Medical Society and General Counsel to The American Academy of Psychoanalysis. He has recently been named counsel to the New York Society of Gastroenterology. He was also part of a comprehensive risk management/quality assurance program designed to reduce liability risks for health care professionals and hospitals insured with the Medical liability Mutual Insurance Company, where he was counsel for 15 years.

About Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Greenberg, Formato, & Einiger, LLP.

Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Greenberg, Formato & Einiger, LLP is a full-service law firm, with offices in Lake Success, New York, New York, New York, and Highland Park, New Jersey. Our attorneys are licensed to practice law in state and federal courts in New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Maryland, Colorado, and the District of Columbia.

As one of the largest health care practices in New York State, Abrams Fensterman represents over 150 nursing homes, in excess of one thousand physicians, medical societies, ambulatory surgery centers, diagnostic and treatment centers, hospitals, imaging facilities, and other health care providers in a variety of complex health care related matters. Our health care lawyers understand the demands of the market and have broad legal experience with a wide range of issues facing our valued clients.

About MedLink International, Inc.

MedLink International is a publicly held NASDAQ Bulletin Board and Frankfurt Stock Exchange company (OTCBB: MLKNA) (FRANKFURT: WM6B), which supplies its proprietary MedLink EHR software via a Virtual Private Network (VPN) to a network of physicians, radiology clinics and other types of medical offices.

The MedLink VPN allows subscribing doctors to securely communicate with other physicians and remotely access and retrieve patient records, lab results, X-Rays, CAT Scans and other patient health information. Through its VPN, MedLink offers member institutions and physicians other products and services, such as MedLink TV, MedLink Scheduler, MedLink Billing, Secure Health Mail, Remote PACS, Health IT infrastructure and networking, document management, and video conferencing. The MedLink VPN delivers pertinent drug information from pharmaceutical companies to physicians. In addition to the physician Virtual Private Network, MedLink is also providing a consumer network displaying medical education, information and advertising on a network of digital screens installed in the waiting rooms of radiology clinics, medical laboratories, and physician offices. Please visit www.medlinkus.com for more information.

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Contact Information

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