ISLANDIA, NY–(Marketwire – January 9, 2008) – MedLink International, Inc. (OTCBB: MLKNA) announced today that it has completed the full acquisition of all the outstanding assets and operations of Anywhere MD, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ANWM), a leading provider of mobile EMR solutions to healthcare facilities in the chiropractic market. MedLink had acquired approximately 63% of Anywhere MD back in May of 2007 and the management of both companies agreed that a full acquisition by MedLink would allow for the companies to take more advantage of economies of scale as the companies release a fully integrated Auto-Doc solution in early 2008 with the MedLink EHR.
Steve Hixson, President of Anywhere MD, stated, “For Auto-Doc to continue as a market leader, it was essential that scheduling and billing enhancements to Auto-Doc be implemented to keep up with current and future market demands. In addition, integration with MedLink’s flagship EHR solution provides Auto-Doc users with immediate interoperability with connections to labs, pharmacies, and radiology centers that will not only create efficiencies for their practice’s but provide overall better patient care.”
MedLink also provides Anywhere MD with financial, technical and marketing resources with access to their IT development center in India as well as increased sales potential nationally through expanded sales channels and national affiliations.
“This acquisition makes good business sense. Bringing Anywhere MD into the MedLink family will result in greater operating efficiencies and significant cost savings through elimination of redundancies,” said Ray Vuono CEO of MedLink International, Inc. “In addition, Anywhere MD will be able to expand into markets where MedLink is established and vice versa. In the very near future Anywhere MD will be relocating to new offices in Atascadero, California and will begin training new personnel at MedLink’s corporate headquarters in New York.”
About Anywhere MD, Inc.:
Anywhere MD, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ANWM) provides state-of-the-art HealthCare Technologies that are shaping a new generation of patient care. Anywhere MD’s expertise in clinical documentation for physicians offers a broad range of technology products to improve productivity for healthcare providers and enable them to diagnose, treat and manage patient information at the highest level. Anywhere MD, Inc. develops, markets, sells and supports proprietary software applications for mobile handheld devices. These mobile applications provide the physician with the most recent and accurate healthcare information at the “Point Of Care.” This technology eliminates a confusing and tedious ‘paper trail’ that can lead to inaccurate and inadequate patient charting, resulting in malpractice suits and poor patient care.
Anywhere MD, Inc. is headquartered on the central coast of California and is committed to serving thousands of healthcare professionals across the USA, Canada, Europe, Asia and Australia. Company web site is http://www.anywheremd.com
About MedLink International, Inc.:
MedLink International, Inc. is a full service healthcare IT company that provides doctors, hospitals, imaging centers, labs and patients with products and services designed to help create, manage and share medical information, all delivered over the MedLink VPN, the industry standard for secure, HIPAA compliant communication.
Among its products and services are MedLink TotalOffice, a complete practice management, billing & health record solution for physicians’ offices; MedLink TV, a healthcare network for physicians’ waiting rooms displaying medical education, news and advertising on a network of 40″ flat screen TVs; MyMedLinkChart.com, a complete personal health record for patients and their families; as well as Healthcare IT infrastructure and networking services, all based on the MedLink VPN, the most secure and easily deployed network for sharing information in the industry.
MedLink International markets its line of healthcare IT products and services through several unique partnerships in the medical community. MedLink International is publicly held trading on the NASDAQ Bulletin Board and Frankfurt Stock Exchange (OTCBB: MLKNA) (FRANKFURT: WM6B). For more information visit www.medlinkus.com
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