Pulse Systems Announces New Chief Technology Officer, SVP of Product Development

WICHITA, Kan., Aug. 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pulse Systems, Inc., an industry-leading provider of Electronic Health Record (EHR), Practice Management and Revenue Cycle Management solutions, announced today that Michael Morrison has joined the Company as its new Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Product Development. Mr. Morrison will help drive the Company's technology strategy, collaboratively working with the Company's product management, engineering, and technical operations, to deliver innovative products and platform solutions to physician practices nationwide.

Mr. Morrison is an accomplished technology executive with over 20 years of expertise successfully managing software solution design, development, testing and rollout of client-centric solutions including software as a service (SaaS), cloud computing, mobile and enterprise software technologies. Prior to joining Pulse, Mr. Morrison founded several technology ventures and led technology and product management in public and privately held companies. He is an avid believer in Agile methodologies and thinking, and has helped transform organizations to effectively design products, implement technologies and SaaS/Cloud architectures, improve quality, and support customers. His past experience also includes helping to build and scale high-growth SaaS, internet, and mobile companies.

"Pulse offers the best portfolio of healthcare technology solutions in the industry and we have added Michael to our executive leadership team in order to continue executing our mission of delivering market-leading solutions to our clients. Michael brings to Pulse a broad range of expertise," said Jeff Burton, President and Chief Executive Officer of Pulse Systems. "We are proud that Michael has joined the Pulse family and are confident that his vision and talent will enhance our abilities to continue to provide value-added client-centric solutions."

Morrison commented, "The healthcare technology space is rapidly evolving with many opportunities for businesses that are positioned to deliver value to customers fast. This is an exciting time for me to join Pulse and I look forward to playing a significant role in shaping the Company's future and delivering innovations to the industry."

For more information about Pulse Systems, please visit www.pulseinc.com.

About Pulse Systems, Inc.:

Pulse provides certified, integrated, electronic healthcare management systems to thousands of providers across more than 40 specialties nationwide. Pulse's award-winning, interoperable technology platform includes easy-to-use, cost-efficient EHR, Practice Management, e-prescribing, and Revenue Cycle Management solutions. Pulse is committed to helping our physician partners gain greater work flow efficiencies, reduce costs and achieve meaningful use incentives; all supported by our best-in-class client support, training and implementation services.

Pulse is part of the Cegedim Healthcare Software division, owned and operated by Cegedim, a global healthcare technology company. To learn more or to request a demonstration of Pulse's solutions, please visit us at www.pulseinc.com or call 1.800.444.0882, option 3.

About Cegedim:

Founded in 1969, Cegedim is a global technology and services company specializing in the healthcare field. Cegedim supplies services, technological tools, specialized software, data flow management services and databases. Its offerings are targeted notably at healthcare industries, life sciences companies, healthcare professionals and insurance companies. The world leader in life sciences CRM, Cegedim is also one of the leading suppliers of strategic healthcare industry data. Cegedim employs 8,000 people in more than 80 countries and generated revenue of €902 million in 2013. Cegedim SA is listed in Paris (EURONEXT:CGM).

To learn more, please visit: www.cegedim.com

CONTACT: Samuel S. Ambrose Pulse Systems, Inc. Chief Marketing Officer Tel.: 800.444.0882 x1240 Aude Balleydier Cegedim Media Relations Tel.: +33 (0)1 49 09 68 81

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