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Moses Cone Health System Selects Streamline Health to Enhance the Electronic Medical Record
Date:12/8/2009

CINCINNATI, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: STRM) a leading provider of document workflow solutions for hospitals, today announced that Moses Cone Health System has selected the Company's enterprise technology to improve quality and operating efficiency by providing their physicians with one view of the patient medical record across their healthcare enterprise. The implementation of the Company's enterprise document workflow solution will help Moses Cone Health System achieve its goal of becoming paperless within the next five years.

Moses Cone Health System is the largest healthcare provider in Greensboro, NC and is comprised of five hospitals with over 7,500 healthcare professionals. Moses Cone Health System is considered a leader in providing quality patient care in the Southeastern region of the United States. Tim Rice, President and CEO, Moses Cone Health System, was recently appointed to The Joint Commission's Board of Commissioners by the American Hospital Association. In addition, the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program® for excellence in nursing services has once again designated all five Moses Cone Health System hospitals as Magnet hospitals. Only two percent of hospitals across the country have Magnet designation.

"Implementing this document workflow technology from Streamline Health is an important step in our strategic IT plan for the health system," notes John Jenkins, Chief Information Officer at Moses Cone Health System. "Being able to electronically connect patient documents with the patient records of our Centricity® Enterprise systems from GE Healthcare will provide our clinicians with more immediate access to complete patient information. This will allow us to further improve the quality of care we provide to our community, and drive improved efficiency across our organization with the use of advanced workflow technology."

"We are grateful for the opportunity to work with a leader like Moses Cone Health System," said J. Brian Patsy, President and CEO of Streamline Health. "John and his team share our passion with respect to our mutual desire to leverage technology to streamline healthcare processes to drive operational efficiency. Our mutual goal is to improve patient care by providing all stakeholders with instant electronic access to all forms of healthcare information."

About Moses Cone Health System

Moses Cone Health System consists of The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital, Wesley Long Community Hospital, The Women's Hospital of Greensboro, Annie Penn Hospital, Moses Cone Behavioral Health, LeBauer HealthCare, Penn Nursing Center and various outpatient clinics and programs.

Moses Cone Health System provided $110 million in uncompensated care in FY 2008 to the people of Guilford, Rockingham, Forsyth, Randolph and Alamance Counties.

About Streamline Health Solutions, Inc.

Streamline Health is a leading supplier of document workflow and document management tools, applications and services that assist strategic business partners and healthcare organizations to improve operational efficiencies through business process optimization. The Company provides integrated tools and technologies for automating document-intensive environments, including document workflow, document management, e-forms, connectivity, optical character recognition (OCR) and business process integration.

Streamline Health's solutions create a permanent document-based repository of historical health information that is complementary and can be seamlessly integrated with existing disparate clinical, financial and administrative information systems, providing convenient electronic access to all forms of patient information from any location, including secure web-based access. For additional information, please visit our website at http://www.streamlinehealth.net.

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Statements made by Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties and are no guarantee of future performance. The forward looking statements contained herein are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those reflected in the forward-looking statements, included herein. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, the timing of contract negotiations and execution of contracts and the related timing of the revenue recognition related thereto, the potential cancellation of existing contracts or clients not completing projects included in the backlog, the impact of competitive products and pricing, product demand and market acceptance, new product development, key strategic alliances with vendors that resell the Company's products, the ability of the Company to control costs, availability of products obtained from third party vendors, the healthcare regulatory environment, potential changes in legislation, regulation and government funding affecting the healthcare industry, healthcare information systems budgets, availability of healthcare information systems trained personnel for implementation of new systems, as well as maintenance of legacy systems, fluctuations in operating results, effects of critical accounting policies and judgments, changes in accounting policies or procedures as may be required by the Financial Accountings Standards Board or other similar entities, changes in economic, business and market conditions impacting the healthcare industry, the markets in which the Company operates and nationally, and the Company's ability to maintain compliance with the terms of its credit facilities, and other risks detailed from time to time in the Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. filings with the U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward looking statements, which reflect management's analysis only as of the date hereof. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly release the results of any revision to these forward-looking statements, which may be made to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.



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Streamline Health Solutions             Lytham Partners, LLC
Melissa Vincent                         Joe Diaz, Robert Blum, Joe Dorame
Marketing Communications                (602) 889-9700
(513) 794-7100                          STRM@lythampartners.com
Melissa.Vincent@streamlinehealth.net



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