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SERVING SOFTWARE SELECTED BY MEDIQ/PRN TO SUPPORT EQUIPMENT TRACKING SOFTWARE FOR HOSPITALS

 MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Serving Software Inc. (NASDAQ: SERV) announced today that it has been selected by MEDIQ/PRN Life Support Services, Inc. to enhance, maintain and install MEDIQ/PRN's TrackStar Hospital Tracking System at healthcare facilities nationwide. The planned enhancements will incorporate features of Serving Software's DME 2000 (Durable Medical Equipment) Management System. Under the agreement, Serving Software will support existing TrackStar sites and handle new installations of the enhanced TrackStar/DME system for MEDIQ/PRN.
 "We are pleased to partner with MEDIQ/PRN, one of the leading companies in leasing and renting durable medical equipment to healthcare facilities," said John Haugo, Serving Software's president and CEO. "In addition to the new sales potential, the base amount of this agreement will contribute significantly to our recurring revenue over the next several years."
 MEDIQ/PRN, the nation's largest provider of life support and critical care equipment on a rental basis to hospitals and extended-care facilities, developed the TrackStar system exclusively for its customers. The PC-based system is designed to track all hospital equipment -- owned and rented -- in order to match equipment to patients and assure accurate and timely billing.
 MEDIQ/PRN serves over 3,500 hospitals and other healthcare institutions through a network of 75 facilities nationwide. The company is a subsidiary of MEDIQ INCORPORATED, a publicly owned (ASE: MED), $180 million diversified health products and services company headquartered in Pennsauken, N.J.
 Minneapolis-based Serving Software develops, markets and supports software systems for hospital resource management. Serving Software currently has over 750 clients that operate its software on PC-based local area networks. A leading provider of department-based, hospital-wide patient scheduling and management systems in the United States and Canada, the company has distributors in Germany, Italy and Great Britain.
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 /CONTACT: John Swenson of Swenson/Falker Associates Inc., 612-371-0000; or Jene Leiner of Serving Software Inc., 612-623-4038/
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CO: Serving Software, Inc., MEDIQ/PRN Life Support Services, Inc. ST: Minnesota, New Jersey IN: HEA SU:

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