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CareTech Solutions’ Director of Web Services to Discuss Benefits of Board Communications Portal

Healthcare IT Service Provider to Discuss Implementation and Use of its BoardNetTM Communications Portal Which Promotes Effective Hospital Governance

TROY, Mich., March 12, 2008 – CareTech Solutions, an information technology (IT) and health information management (HIM) services provider for hospitals and health systems, announced today that Chris Catallo, its Director of Web Services, will deliver a presentation on the use of board-level communications technology that positively impacts hospital governance. Catallo’s presentation will be given on Thursday March 13th from 12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the Annual Allied Public Relations Executives (APRE) conference, to be held at the El Conquistador Resort in Tucson, Ariz. from Wednesday, March 12 through Saturday, March 15.

Catallo’s session entitled “New Mediums to Communicate with Your Members,” will highlight the many innovative features of CareTech’s BoardNetTM application, a secure, permission-based communications portal for hospital boards of directors. The application allows board members secure Internet-based access to critical information to promote effective decision making.

“This is a tremendous opportunity to demonstrate to communications professionals that the hospital environment can be secure and compliant while also being communicative and transparent,” said Catallo. “I am delighted to showcase the value of communications technology in the hospital environment by sharing with attendees the value of CareTech’s BoardNetTM application in fostering efficient and effective hospital governance.”

BoardNetTM provides hospital board members Internet-based access to critical information such as board packets, financial and other operational data, regulatory compliance issues and board meeting minutes. BoardNetTM also enables improved communication among hospital board members using secure forums, document repositories and group calendars.

In addition, BoardNet’sTM template-driven interface requires only minutes of training, and secure, centralized access to data simplifies distribution and reduces printing and other administrative costs. The product’s tracking capabilities also help ensure regulatory compliance and reduce potential liabilities.

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About CareTech Solutions, Inc.

CareTech Solutions, Inc., an information technology and health information management services provider for hospitals and health systems, is committed to creating value for clients through customized, flexible solutions that contribute to improving patient care while lowering healthcare costs. From implementing emerging technologies to supporting day-to-day operations, CareTech offers clients expert services across the entire patient data lifecycle.

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