SOURCE: MEDSEEK

September 27, 2005 07:00 ET

MedSeek Introduces VAR Opportunity to E-Health, Health, and Wellness Companies for Its World-Class Content Management Solution

SiteMaker® Is Solution of Choice at Over 500 Healthcare Organizations Nationwide

SOLVANG, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 27, 2005 -- MedSeek, a leading provider of content management solutions (CMS) for healthcare companies nationwide, announced today the launch of a Value Added Reseller (VAR) program to enable progressive e-healthcare, long-term care and wellness companies, fitness centers and other healthcare organizations, the ability to add on, integrate or sell its world-class CMS solution, SiteMaker®. Ideal for companies that facilitate patient/provider communication and education, VAR organizations can offer SiteMaker as either a self-hosted or web model and can be private labeled.

The proven solution deployed at over 500 healthcare organizations is well suited for companies that provide health, clinical or business information between providers, patients and their families. Full implementation, training and customer support services are available to VAR partners.

According to a Forrester research report about how consumers use online health information, some 85% of online consumers turn to the Net for health-related questions. MedSeek's CEO, Gale Wilson-Steele, explains, "The Internet is the single most effective way to provide information and to motivate consumers to change behavior. That's why MedSeek is providing healthcare organizations the tools and technology to rapidly deploy information portals that provide healthcare consumers with vital information. Our VAR program enables companies to leverage our proven technology solution and develop Internet portals to educate, inform, increase usage, drive interactions, facilitate collaboration and execute transactions to enhance business operations and profitability."

SiteMaker, a full-featured online publishing tool created specifically for the healthcare industry's web communication needs, allows users to easily change and maintain its website content in-house with pre-programmed design templates and functional modules, such as "frequently asked questions" and "newsletters." SiteMaker CMS also creates database-driven websites and Intranets, and offers Application Programming Interface (API) accessibility and flexible modules that provide interactive functionality, perform operational tasks and provide the ability to custom design pages, templates and sophisticated modules.

About MedSeek

MedSeek provides hospitals with online content management technology for more efficient communication among institutions, caregivers and patients. ePlatform, MedSeek's own software application developed specifically for healthcare and the web, creates the infrastructure for more powerful Internet, Intranet and portal solutions. MedSeek, which has been recognized on Deloitte & Touche 2004 Los Angeles Technology Fast 50 list for four consecutive years, has more than 450 installed hospital clients including Henry Ford Health System, Advocate Health, Pediatrix Medical Group and the Cleveland Clinic. To learn more visit www.medseek.com or call 888-MEDSEEK.

Contact Information

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    Jodi Amendola
    Amendola Communications for MedSeek
    (480) 664-8412
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