CompuGROUP Holding AG

CompuGROUP Reports Acquisition of Avenir Télématique

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Koblenz (euro adhoc) - Koblenz (Germany), Montpellier (France), February 23 2009  -CompuGROUP  Holding AG, the eHealth company with   the  biggest  coverage  among  healthcare  service providers   worldwide,  reports  the  acquisition  of    French    company    Avenir Télématique, a renowned market player in the information system sector  for  all healthcare participants. Avenir Télématique   distributes  the  software  product 123Santé ®, a solution for the ambulatory healthcare sector.

Avenir  Télématique,  which  was  founded  in  Bourges  (France)  in 1987,  has established its solid base of users, who are convinced of the qualities  of  the 123Santé ®  software,  in  the  course  of  20 years.  This  applies  to  their information system for doctors as   well  as  to  their  remote  transmission  of online health insurance bills.

"True to our motto 'Synchronizing the  World  of  Healthcare,'  we   confirm  our commitment towards  the  optimization  of  medical   information  shared  between participants in the French healthcare system. Health insurances,  the  industry, health professionals  as   well  as  hospitals  will  benefit  from  this  step," emphasizes Eddie Anoufa, Vice President of CompuGROUP Holding AG  South  Europe. "With the acquisition of Avenir Télématique, we will focus on broader access  to doctors in ambulatory healthcare."

"To meet the requirements of our increasing growth and popularity, Avenir Télématique has opted to join CompuGROUP France. We are pleased to offer our customers CompuGROUP's entire product portfolio now," explains Bruno Lenfant, founder of Avenir Télématique.

About CompuGROUP Holding AG CompuGROUP is one of the  leading   eHealth  companies  worldwide.  Its  software products, designed to support  all  medical  and  organizational  activities  in doctors' offices  and  hospitals,  its  information  services  for  all   parties involved in the healthcare system and  its  web-based   personal  health  records contribute  towards  safer  and  more   efficient  healthcare.  The  services  of CompuGROUP are based on its unique customer  base  of  around  320,000  doctors, dentists, hospitals and networks as well as other service providers.   CompuGROUP is  the  eHealth  company  with  the  biggest  coverage   among  eHealth  service providers worldwide. The company operates in 14  European  countries,  Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa  and   in  USA  and  currently  employs  around  2,500 people.

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Maik Jacobs
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E-Mail: mja@compugroup.com

Branche: Software
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