Clinix Acquires MedicWare, Inc.

Thursday, August 7, 2008 General News J E 4
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 6 Clinix Medical InformationServices, LLC, ( announced it is expanding its suite ofmanagement information solutions for the healthcare market with theacquisition of MedicWare, Inc., a provider of complete, user-friendly andaffordable electronic health/medical (EHR, EMR) record software.

Based in Irwindale, Calif., the MedicWare EMR product, which has beennamed ClinixMD, offers solutions to both physician groups and medical billingcompanies. The ClinixMD system enables physicians and their staff to focus onpatient needs instead of arduous paperwork. This solution enhances patientcare, improves efficiency, increases profitability and helps medical practicesstay current and compliant with industry standards and regulations includingthe Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the Health InsurancePortability & Accountability Act.

Medical billing companies also reap benefits of this newly acquired trueASP-based EHR/EMR technology. Billing companies can easily integrate thissoftware into their current system, alleviating most technical compatibilityissues.

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The acquisition is effectiveimmediately.

"MedicWare's EMR system, which we are branding as ClinixMD, will enhanceClinix's physician practice management solutions by offering a sharp focus onthe electronic medical records business. This acquisition allows us to furtherintegrate into our core business of helping physician practices and medicalbilling companies solve their practice management and billing needs," ClinixPresident and CEO Jerry Killough said. "We believe this acquisition will bringtogether pertinent resources to enable healthcare providers to efficientlymanage their business."

"Clinix is an industry leader in providing practice management software tohealthcare providers, so this acquisition is a natural fit for us," Juswan'Jay' Ichwan, owner of MedicWare, said. "Our company's electronic medicalrecord tools complement Clinix's suite of products."

About Clinix

Clinix Medical Information Services, LLC, is a leading provider of trueASP-based software, delivering business process and practice managementsolutions to physician practices and medical billing companies across thecountry. Built on an Oracle platform, Clinix's solutions increase efficiency,improve collection and enhance record keeping while limiting start-up andongoing costs. For additional information, please visit orcall toll-free (866) 254-6496, ext. 102.Media Contact: Lam-Andrews Malea Barron (615)297-7717 ext. 25

SOURCE Clinix Medical Information Services, LLC


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