KELOWNA, BC, August 24, 2011 – (TSX-V: QHR) QHR Technologies Inc. (“QHR” or the “Company”) a leader in the Canadian Healthcare Information Technology sector, is pleased to announce today that its EMR division Optimed Software Corporation (“Optimed”) achieved ISO 13485:2003 certification as of August 22, 2011.
ISO 13485 is a quality systems certification specific to medical devices, which includes organizations that manufacture Electronic Medical Records (“EMR”) software. Quality is of the utmost importance to Optimed. Achieving ISO 13485 certification is an independent validation of the Company’s quality practices and is an important testament of our commitment to our customers and stakeholders.
Optimed now has more than 4,000 physician clients.
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For a more complete business and financial profile of the Company, management encourages interested parties to visit the Company’s website: www.QHRtechnologies.com. For specific information on Optimed or EMR inquiries visit www.Optimedsoftware.com
On behalf of the Board of Directors,
President and CEO
ABOUT QHR TECHNOLOGIES INC.
QHR now operates three business units in distinct markets:
The Enterprise Management Software (“EMS”) division specializes in workforce management software, which consists of integrated payroll, staff scheduling and human resource software, and in customized financial management software built on the Microsoft Dynamics GP platform. These products are targeted at complex healthcare, social services and public safety markets.
The Electronic Medical Records (“EMR”) division offers a suite of medical software modules that provides computer-based medical records for family physicians, medical specialists, and surgeons, as well as administrative modules for billing and patient scheduling, that is a key component of the move throughout Canada to provide electronic healthcare records for all Canadians.
The Hosting division specializes in EMR ASP Hosting solutions both on-site and off-site, which consist of custom application hosted solutions, exchange email hosting, office software packages, mobile messaging services, server archiving and many other custom solutions and services. These solutions are targeted at EMR clients looking for an enhanced ASP option, required by some provincial governments.
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For further information, please contact:
Al Hildebrandt, President & CEO John Gillberry, EVP & Chief Financial Officer
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