SOURCE: SecureCare Technologies, Inc.

March 10, 2008 08:00 ET

SecureCare Technologies Launches Sfax Web Services, Enabling Seamless Integration of Health Care's First Electronic Fax Record, Sfax

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - March 10, 2008) - SecureCare Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: SCUC), a health care information technology company based in Austin, Texas, is pleased to announce the launch of a Web Services integration tool for its flagship product, Sfax™, the only EFR™ (electronic fax record) for the health care industry. Sfax Web Services provides SecureCare's channel partners, health care information technology (HIT) companies and software vendors, with a simple, rapid and cost-effective method of integrating Sfax into any application architecture.

The incorporation of Web Services into Sfax addresses a key requirement of its channel partners, avoiding the costly and time-consuming IT challenge of integrating a new service into their existing applications. The Web Services tool was developed to accommodate the company's growing base of channel partners who require a simple integration system for their patient data collection applications. The integration makes it easy for channel partners to quickly deploy Sfax to their client base of health care providers so they can begin using the HIPAA-ready, paperless electronic fax record.

"With the new Sfax Web Services tool, our channel partners can add Sfax into their applications quickly, resulting in a faster time to market and increased sales for both SecureCare and our channel partners," said CEO Dennis Nasto. "Our partners are expecting a significant adoption rate of Sfax by their customer base due to its ease of use, Digital Signature and annotation tools and the ability to save up to 95 percent of the time and 80 percent of the costs of manual faxing. Our partners' customers will be happier because they can realize significant cost savings and have new capabilities for work-flow management."

The company now provides an Application Programming Interface (API) which works seamlessly with the varied applications, operating systems and development environments currently deployed by SecureCare's channel partners. The newly developed Web Services tool provides a service-oriented distributed architecture for the interconnection of systems through TCP/IP networks which has been widely adopted for the integration of business applications.

About SecureCare Technologies, Inc.

SecureCare Technologies, Inc. is a publicly held health care information technology company with shares traded under the symbol SCUC. The company's Internet-based Sfax™ is the only secure EFR™ (electronic fax record) that is 100 percent dedicated to the health care industry. The product is a HIPAA-ready work-flow solution that saves end-users up to 95 percent of the time and up to 80 percent of the cost of manual faxing. It provides a complete log and audit trail for all fax documents and completely eliminates the manual paper processing of fax documents. Sfax is distributed to end-users through the company's network of health care software vendors and value-added resellers. It is sold as an easily integrated, add-on module to existing health care applications or as a stand-alone solution. Additional information about SecureCare can be found at: http://www.sfaxme.com

Forward-Looking Statements

Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters set forth in this press release, including the description of the company and its product offerings, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially, including the historical volatility and low trading volume of our stock, the risk and uncertainties inherent in the early stages of growth companies, the company's need to raise substantial additional capital to proceed with its business, risks associated with competitors, and other risks detailed from time to time in the company's most recent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof. The company disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking statements.

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