Patient Access Solutions Inc. to Participate in $11 Million SunCoast RHIO Program

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Patient Access Solutions, Inc. (Pink Sheets: PASO), a leading provider of information technology solutions for the healthcare industry announced today announced that it will participate in the SunCoast RHIO program. This program combines the services in the recently announced partnership between Patient Access Solutions Inc. and MedLink (OTC Bulletin Board: MLKNA), a leading provider in Practice Management and Electronic Health Records solutions.

"The partnership will deliver affordable health information technology solutions to participants while providing financial benefits to support the adoption of Electronic Health Records. Additionally, the added value proposition offered by the combined services will lower administrative costs, expedite reimbursement, and increase cash flow for healthcare provider office. The agreement is a significant milestone for MedLink as well as Patient Access Solutions; five hundred healthcare practices are expected to generate sales of more than $11 million over a four year period with additional annual recurring revenues which both companies will benefit from," said Ray Vuono, President of MedLink.

"We are very proud of the strategic partnership we've developed with MedLink and the opportunity to share in this multi-million dollar project. The SunCoast RHIO program represents what is expected to be the first of many opportunities for the partnership as the RHIO community continues to adopt this unique recurring revenue model that encourages sustainability beyond current federal, state and local funding." said CEO Bruce Weitzberg.

About MedLink

MedLink is a healthcare IT company that provides the medical community with products and services designed to help create, manage, and share medical information. The company's flagship product, MedLink TotalOffice EHR 3.1, a CCHIT CertifiedĀ® 08 Ambulatory EHR, provides physicians with full EHR and practice management functionality. For more information regarding MedLink's products and services, please visit

About Patient Access Solutions, Inc.

Patient Access Solutions, Inc. (PAS) is a Healthcare Solutions Company which has created a formidable array of technology, resources and allies to enable it to become an agent of radical change in what has traditionally been a slowly evolving healthcare information technology environment.  The Company's products are designed to allow health care providers an easy migration to the EMR environment.  Among these products are D-PAS, which is a state-of-the-art digital pen and paper technology based on Anoto technology, used to capture hand written information into digital forms and EMR systems and PAS Data Center, which is a terminal solution that allows health care providers to quickly and easily determine benefit eligibility.  More information on Patient Access Solutions, Inc. and its products can be viewed at

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