iTech Workshop and Medical Information Solutions Announce Partnership

iTech Workshop (iTech) and Medical Information Systems (MIS) announced a partnership that will enable delivery of complete expEDIum Products and solutions for Billing Service Bureaus, Healthcare Solution Providers, Clearinghouses, Hospitals and Clinics.

Bangalore, India, October 17, 2005 --( The agreement calls for iTech to port its expEDIum products and solutions stack to MIS. MIS will act as a reseller of the software.

iTech Workshop has several Products to handle specific standard Healthcare formats off-the-shelf and solutions that provide direct payer connectivity. Our expEDIum suite includes expEDIum X12N Engine, expEDIum Adapters supporting Healthcare formats such as NSF 2.0, 3.01, DMERC, 3.20D, UB-92 v5.0, v6.0, HCFA Print Images, HCFA and UB92 CSV files, expEDIum ANSI Creator, expEDIum Medical Billing Solution (Web based) and the expEDIum Claims Reconciliation Solution. iTech has several clients for these products from the USA.

Mr. Siva Narayanaswamy, CEO of iTech, said that he expected this relationship with MIS to turn into something very long term and profitable for both entities.

Mr. Richard Hicks, President, MIS, said that both the entities have been working together for last 2 years and is excited to present iTech's expEDIum Suite of products along with MIS's SynergyPM at ASA Conference ( in Atlanta, Georgia, Oct 22 to 26, 2005.

Mr. Srini Srinivas, a Director of iTech, said that this relationship between iTech and MIS is starting on a positive note with MIS’s participation at ASA Conference in Atlanta.

About iTech
iTech Workshop, with its flagship product the expEDIum X12N / HIPAA Framework, is one of the few companies in the world that provides a combination of IT solutions involving Data Integration for Healthcare by means of cost-effective, sustainable and robust products. iTech can be reached through its website iTech is a Bangalore, India based company.

About MIS
MIS is a software developer and provides a billing service. MIS specializes in anesthesia billing and practice management. The software product, SynergyPM, was designed from the ground up, in conjunction with a major anesthesia group and is HIPAA compliant. MIS can be reached through its website MIS is a Thomasville, North Carolina, based company.

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Sivakumar Narayanaswamy