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OmniCare Signs Contracts with CareTech Solutions, Inc. for Information Technology Services

 

Southfield, MI. – August 15, 2000 – United American Healthcare Corporation, the management company for OmniCare, signed two contracts with CareTech Solutions on August 15, 2000. One eight-month contract is for installation, end-user training and implementation of a managed care software application from OAO Technology. The other, a three-year contract, is for providing operations and support for OmniCare’s managed care application.

“CareTech has made a positive difference in establishing a level of support not possible before,” said Norman Smith, Chief Executive Officer of OmniCare. “The professionalism of CareTech Solutions’s staff has exceeded my expectations, and the project is progressing very well and on schedule.”

According to Dr. Don Maes, CareTech Solutions Vice President of Strategy and Planning, “The contracts with OmniCare, a managed care company, further broaden our client portfolio. The operations and support contract accelerates consolidation of our Operations Management Center, resulting in reduced costs and better services for CareTech Solutions’ clients.”

CareTech Solutions’ revenue for the contracts is expected to exceed $800,000.

About CareTech Solutions, Inc.
CareTech Solutions, the leader in healthcare information technology outsourcing, delivers the innovative solutions and services necessary to manage healthcare organizations’ IT investment.

Working with healthcare providers, CareTech Solutions develops and implements information technology business solutions that result in measurable improved IT performance and reduced business costs. For additional information regarding CareTech Solutions, contact the corporate offices in Southfield, Michigan at 248.233.3080 or visit its web site at www.caretechsolutions.com.

About OmniCare Health Plan
OmniCare Health Plan, managed by United American Healthcare, has operated in southeastern Michigan since 1974. The health maintenance organization serves 67,000 Medicaid recipients and 32,000 patients with medical insurance through their employers.

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Philip J. Spinelli
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Sales and Marketing
CareTech Solutions, Inc.
248.233.3080