SOURCE: MEDSEEK

May 18, 2005 07:30 ET

MedSeek Adds Five Hospitals & a 35-Physician Practice to Its Client Roster

Healthcare Organizations Select MedSeek to Enhance Web Presence With Comprehensive Content Management Tools and Consumer Portals

SOLVANG, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 18, 2005 -- MedSeek, a leading e-healthcare company, announced today that they will provide five additional hospitals and a 35-member physician practice with consumer portals to facilitate online communication.

These additions to the company's 400-plus list of hospital clients further position the company as a leading provider of turn-key content management solutions (CMS), advanced portal functionality and strategic planning services. The following organizations selected MedSeek for integrated web strategies and consumer portal development. Some plan to develop intranets and employee portals, as well.

--  Martin's Point Health Care, Portland, Maine - a 35-physicians group
    practice
--  Mary Greeley Medical Center, Armes, Ill. - a 220-bed hospital
--  Parkview Health System, Parkview, Ind. - an 850-bed, six-hospital
    system.
--  Russell Medical Center, Alexander City, Ala. - an 80-bed hospital
--  St Vincent's Catholic Medical Center, Jamaica, NY - a 1,584-bed
    hospital system
--  Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Wash. - a 336-bed, acute-care
    hospital
    
"By purchasing MedSeek's e-platform, beginning with SiteMaker for web content management, these healthcare organizations will be able to seamlessly advance into their secure portal initiatives," explains Gale Wilson-Steele, CEO of MedSeek. Ultimately MedSeek's suite of e-health communications products will enable them to leverage their consumer messaging into fully upgraded, secure messaging among physicians and patients.

About MedSeek

MedSeek provides hospitals, provider groups and managed care organizations with full-featured online communications tools that empower organizations such as the Henry Ford Health System, Advocate Health, Pediatrix Medical Group and the Cleveland Clinic to build and manage their own Websites, intranets and Web portals. MedSeek incorporates health information management tools, secure data access and patient/physician connectivity to promote interactions between patients and providers. MedSeek, which is a three-time winner on the Deloitte & Touche 2004 Los Angeles Technology Fast 50 list, has more than 400 installed hospital clients. To learn more visit www.medseek.com.

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