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CareTech Solutions Web Clients Earn Top Honors In Web Marketing Association’s WebAward Competition

Annual Web Site Competition Awards Industry Excellence

TROY, Mich. – November 10, 2008 – CareTech Solutions, an information technology (IT) and Web products and services provider for hospitals and health systems, announced today that six of its client hospital Web sites are winners in the Web Marketing Association’s 2008 WebAward competition, the most of any Web services firm in the healthcare provider category.

Hendricks Regional Health of Danville, Ind., one of CareTech’s newest hospital clients, garnered the “Outstanding Web site” WebAward in the competition’s healthcare provider category. Hendricks was one of two winners among all healthcare providers to achieve such prestigious recognition. CareTech’s Web Services team worked alongside Hendricks’ staff to develop a Web site that was interactive and easy to use. As one judge stated, “having judged many heath-oriented sites over the years, this is one of the best.”

In addition, five CareTech clients-received “Standard of Excellence” awards in the healthcare provider category. The Christ Hospital of Cincinnati, Ohio (www.thechristhospital.com); Garden City Hospital of Garden City, Mich. (www.gchosp.org); Holy Family Memorial Health Network of Manitowoc, Wisc. (www.hfmhealth.org); Northern Michigan Regional Medical Center of Petoskey, Mich. (www.northernhealth.org) and Oakwood Healthcare of Dearborn, Mich. (www.oakwood.org).

“CareTech Solutions is honored to have some of our most versatile client Web sites recognized by the Web Marketing Association for their ability to support and adapt to the hospital environment and improve the patient care experience,” said Chris Catallo, Director of Web Products and Services. “We congratulate Hendricks Regional Health, The Christ Hospital, Garden City Hospital, Holy Family Memorial Health Network, Northern Michigan Regional Medical Center and Oakwood Healthcare on delivering exceptional healthcare Web sites.”

Entries in this year’s Web Marketing Association WebAward competition were judged by a panel of experts in seven categories: design, innovation, content, technology, interactivity, copywriting and ease of use. For more information, visit www.webaward.org.

About CareTech Solutions, Inc.

CareTech Solutions, Inc., an information technology service 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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Jody Meehan
CareTech Solutions
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