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CareTech Solutions Taps Leslie Mack to Lead Health Information Management (HIM) Services

Current MHIMA president to direct development and integration of healthcare IT outsourcing company’s HIM services

Troy, Mich. — February 23, 2004 — CareTech Solutions, an information technology (IT) outsourcing company for hospitals and health systems, today announced that Leslie Mack has been appointed director of the company’s Health Information Management services. Based in Troy, Mich., Mack will lead CareTech’s HIM offering for clients exploring HIM counsel and outsourcing. “CareTech is committed to the ongoing development of HIM services, and Leslie – a recognized leader in the field of HIM – brings extensive knowledge and credibility to our organization’s HIM offering,” stated James Giordano, president and CEO of CareTech Solutions. “Under Leslie’s direction CareTech will be able to accelerate the integration of HIM services into our current service offerings.”

Mack comes with more than 25 years of progressive experience in HIM administration, electronic medical record (EMR) implementation, consulting, healthcare related sales and services, and healthcare organizations. She is also the current president of the Michigan Health Information Management Association (MHIMA).

“Healthcare organizations across the country are exploring opportunities to improve the delivery of health information while reducing associated costs,” said Director Leslie Mack. “I am delighted to take on the challenge of leading the development of CareTech’s HIM offering. Through their vast experience in the healthcare setting, CareTech is well positioned to deliver effective strategies for HIM.”

About CareTech Solutions, Inc.
CareTech Solutions, Inc., an information technology (IT) and health information management (HIM) outsourcing provider for hospitals and health systems, is committed to creating value for healthcare clients through customized, flexible information technology outsourcing solutions that contribute to improving patient care while lowering healthcare costs. Based in Troy, MI, CareTech Solutions offers clients expert services in virtually every facet of information management from implementing emerging technologies to supporting day-to-day IT and HIM operations for hospitals nationally. For more information please visit: www.caretechsolutions.com.

CONTACT:

Kevin Sangsland
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Jody Meehan
CareTech Solutions, Inc.
(248) 233-3080
jmeehan@cts-mail.com