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CapMed Awarded First Honors for Personal Health Record Systems at 2006 TEPR Awards.

NEWTOWN, Pa. -- CapMed, a division of Bio-Imaging Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ/NMS: BITI), a leader in Personal Health Management Solutions, announced today that it received the first-place award in the Personal Health Record Systems category at the Towards the Electronic Patient Record (TEPR) conference. The annual event, which was held in Baltimore this year, recognized 19 outstanding healthcare information system solutions in seven categories. Medical Records Institute (MRI), a Boston-based health IT conference organizer, presents the TEPR conference each year.

"We are very pleased to receive this award from TEPR," said Wendy Angst, general manager of CapMed. "The TEPR conference is one of the industry's primary events. This award reiterates CapMed's position as a leader in the development of Personal Health Record solutions, and we are proud to be recognized by such an outstanding organization."

The TEPR award process has two selection stages. The first phase occurred in March and April of this year when a panel of independent judges reviewed the applications and selected three finalists for each category. The second part of the awards procedure took place at the conference on May 21, when the three finalists presented and demonstrated their products to the judges.

About the Medical Records Institute (MRI) and TEPR -- MRI's mission is to be the global forum for healthcare consumers, providers, and technology vendors looking to improve quality of care through advanced information technology solutions. MRI's TEPR Conference and Exhibition has been leading the way Towards the Electronic Patient Record for the past 22 years. With an unsurpassed educational program as well as a comprehensive exhibition showcasing close to 200 leading EHR/EMR and related technology vendors, TEPR is considered one of the health IT industry's premier events. Visit or

CapMed, A division of Bio-Imaging Technologies, Inc., is the cornerstone of Bio-Imaging's Personal Health Management Division. CapMed is the leading provider of patient outreach solutions for hospitals and healthcare systems, providers' offices, managed care organizations, and pharmaceutical companies, with more than 500,000 distributed to date. These solutions enable patients to monitor and manage their health and to improve communications with care providers, ultimately improving outcomes and reducing costs of care and are available in three formats: the portable Personal HealthKey(TM), Personal Health Record CD-ROM and the online Patient Portal(TM). CapMed offers custom development to organizations who want to add unique or proprietary capabilities to the platform. For more information on the CapMed Personal Health Management Solutions, please visit or the consumer website,
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