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NorthPoint Domain and NYU Vascular Associates Partner to Develop New Generation of Care Delivery Informatics Instruments
Date:5/5/2008

BOSTON, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- NorthPoint Domain, an IC Sciences company, announced today a partnership with New York University Vascular Associates at NYU Langone Medical Center to develop a comprehensive suite of Internet informatics instruments for advanced specialty care delivery. Based on a shared commitment to excellence in vascular interventions, the partnership addresses the critical need to provide clinicians with new tools to inform, engage, and shepherd patients throughout the care continuum. By leveraging the Internet's ubiquitous availability, care delivery informatics instruments allow vascular specialists to reach out to consumers and community practitioners to raise awareness about new advances in early detection and treatments in vascular disease.

The partnership will allow for customized development of care delivery instruments for NYU's vascular group, which has one of the largest vascular surgery teams in the country and decades of experience treating thousands of patients. Dr. Mark A. Adelman, Chief, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, commented, "We are excited to be at the forefront of deploying these new medical information systems, and anticipate that our clinicians' use of the resulting applications will advance their ability to effectively partner with patients, inform referrers, and learn from aggregate patient data." Rony Sellam, President of NorthPoint Domain, added, "Our informatics instruments allow clinicians to engage patients at advanced levels, thereby delivering more potent medical services to patients."

A burgeoning scientific evidence base supports a link between quality care, clinical outcomes, and patient engagement. These studies also indicate that one of the most effective forms of patient engagement involves physician-guided interactive computer applications that deliver personalized content, messaging, and care support tools. NorthPoint Domain's patient engagement instruments provide this functionality, allowing clinicians to prescribe applications from nearly 100 patient content modules covering specific conditions, tests, treatments, and risk factor management. These materials are created and kept current by NorthPoint Domain's vascular physician advisors, who are leaders of national and international renown.

About NYU Vascular Associates

The NYU Division of Vascular Surgery is committed to the understanding, prevention, and treatment of all aspects of vascular disease. NYU offers expert patient care with an emphasis on minimally invasive diagnostic and treatment approaches. With one of the largest vascular surgery teams in the country and decades of experience treating thousands of patients with conditions ranging from varicose veins to life-threatening issues of arterial aneurysms, carotid stenosis, deep vein thrombosis, and limb salvage, NYU offers expert patient care with an emphasis on minimally invasive as well as conventional diagnostic and treatment options. The Division of Vascular Surgery at NYU-Langone Medical Center offers all of the resources of Tisch Hospital and the assets of an internationally renowned medical school at New York University.

About NorthPoint Domain, Inc.

NorthPoint Domain, Inc., a subsidiary of IC Sciences Corporation, provides care delivery informatics instruments for the specialty specific medical practice. These Internet-based instruments are designed to engage patients, consumers, and referring clinicians, address health literacy concerns, and deliver patient care oversight. For more information, please visit http://www.northpointdomain.com.

About IC Sciences Corporation

IC Sciences Corporation is a closely held, private organization pioneering in the medical information sciences and informed clinical technology markets. The company's core business involves designing, developing, delivering, and advancing a series of informatics instrument classes, including care delivery, cognitive profiling, collective intelligence, therapeutic support, and performance evaluation. For more information, please visit: http://www.ICSciences.com.

CONTACT:

IC Sciences Corporation

One Joy Street

Boston, MA 02108

publicrelations@icsciences.com

1-800-603-1420


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