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United Health Services signs with Web services provider

Binghamton, N.Y. – October 6, 2008 — United Health Services has selected CareTech Solutions, an information technology and Web products and services provider for hospitals, to serve as the Binghamton-based not-for-profit health care system’s Web services provider.

CareTech will provide website development, support and hosting of its CareWorks Content Management System, which will serve as the foundation of United Health Services’ Web presence at www.uhs.net.

“We are excited to work hand-in-hand with CareTech Solutions to better leverage the benefits of the Web across the member hospitals of United Health Services,” said Christina Boyd, vice president of Community Relations at United Health Services. “Through CareTech’s technology and services, we believe we now have Web capabilities that will maximize our resources and deliver a fresh and interactive website experience for our patients and community.”

CareTech has developed an extensive suite of products that can be tailored to meet the needs of each of United Health Services’ member hospitals, including both information and online transactions.

“CareTech Solutions is honored to have been selected to provide comprehensive Web-based solutions to the organization serving the people of the Twin Tiers region,” said Chris Catallo, director of Web Products and Services at CareTech Solutions. “We look forward to working with the great teams here at United Health Services to create a more efficient use of technology and a more enriching patient experience.”

United Health Services is a locally owned, not-for-profit health care system that operates United Health Services Hospitals, Chenango Memorial Hospital, Delaware Valley Hospital, Ideal Senior Living Center, Professional Home Care and Twin Tier Home Health.

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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For more information, please visit www.caretechsolutions.com.

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Jody Meehan
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CareTech Solutions
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