Medbroadcast.com becomes primary health provider to giant canada.com network

Apr 04, 2001, 01:00 ET from Medbroadcast Corporation

    VANCOUVER, April 4 /PRNewswire/ - Medbroadcast Corporation (CDNX:MDB)
 announced today that its consumer medical website www.medbroadcast.com has
 been chosen to become the primary provider of health and medical content for
 canada.com, one of the country's leading Internet portal sites.
     The canada.com network serves more than 100 million page views and hosts
 over 4.5 million unique site visits per month, making it one of the top ranked
 digital media properties in Canada.
     "We anticipate that our position on canada.com will double our traffic -
 for the third time in the past year," said Medbroadcast Chairman and CEO Dr.
 Michael Pezim. "This further establishes medbroadcast.com as Canada's leading
 source for health information and a Company of growing influence in the
 rapidly-evolving arena of Internet-based healthcare solutions."
     The placement on canada.com is in addition to medbroadcast.com's current
 role as primary provider of health and medical content to the globaltv.com
 network. globaltv.com serves nearly 6 million page views and is the 4th
 largest News site in Canada.
     "We know the need for health information is one of the biggest drivers of
 Canadians online," said Jon de la Mothe, Director of Marketing and
 Relationships, "and we believe that medbroadcast.com provides the canada.com
 network with the highest quality Canadian health and medical information
 currently available on the Internet."
 
     Medbroadcast Corporation is a leading provider of Internet-based
 information and business services to the health care industry. Medbroadcast
 Corporation is the creator and publisher of www.medbroadcast.com - Canada's
 source for health information. The Company was recently named one of Canada's
 top 25 e-businesses by independent auditor Bain & Co., in association with the
 Globe and Mail.
 
     About canada.com
     Developed by CanWest Interactive, canada.com is Canada's most
 comprehensive Internet network and portal. canada.com is part of a large
 network of sites consisting of National Post Online, over thirty publications
 and other online newspapers, VancouverToday.com, carclick.com, careerclick.com
 and globaltv.com. This growing network supplies Canadians with the most
 relevant and up-to-date news and information.
     The site is a full service portal for personalized information and
 services including Canadian and international news, financial data, travel
 planning and reservation, online shopping, free e-mail, career postings, a
 business and people directory - and more. The canada.com network receives over
 100 million page impressions and over 4.5 million unique visits per month,
 making it Canada's gateway to the World Wide Web.
 
 

SOURCE Medbroadcast Corporation
    VANCOUVER, April 4 /PRNewswire/ - Medbroadcast Corporation (CDNX:MDB)
 announced today that its consumer medical website www.medbroadcast.com has
 been chosen to become the primary provider of health and medical content for
 canada.com, one of the country's leading Internet portal sites.
     The canada.com network serves more than 100 million page views and hosts
 over 4.5 million unique site visits per month, making it one of the top ranked
 digital media properties in Canada.
     "We anticipate that our position on canada.com will double our traffic -
 for the third time in the past year," said Medbroadcast Chairman and CEO Dr.
 Michael Pezim. "This further establishes medbroadcast.com as Canada's leading
 source for health information and a Company of growing influence in the
 rapidly-evolving arena of Internet-based healthcare solutions."
     The placement on canada.com is in addition to medbroadcast.com's current
 role as primary provider of health and medical content to the globaltv.com
 network. globaltv.com serves nearly 6 million page views and is the 4th
 largest News site in Canada.
     "We know the need for health information is one of the biggest drivers of
 Canadians online," said Jon de la Mothe, Director of Marketing and
 Relationships, "and we believe that medbroadcast.com provides the canada.com
 network with the highest quality Canadian health and medical information
 currently available on the Internet."
 
     Medbroadcast Corporation is a leading provider of Internet-based
 information and business services to the health care industry. Medbroadcast
 Corporation is the creator and publisher of www.medbroadcast.com - Canada's
 source for health information. The Company was recently named one of Canada's
 top 25 e-businesses by independent auditor Bain & Co., in association with the
 Globe and Mail.
 
     About canada.com
     Developed by CanWest Interactive, canada.com is Canada's most
 comprehensive Internet network and portal. canada.com is part of a large
 network of sites consisting of National Post Online, over thirty publications
 and other online newspapers, VancouverToday.com, carclick.com, careerclick.com
 and globaltv.com. This growing network supplies Canadians with the most
 relevant and up-to-date news and information.
     The site is a full service portal for personalized information and
 services including Canadian and international news, financial data, travel
 planning and reservation, online shopping, free e-mail, career postings, a
 business and people directory - and more. The canada.com network receives over
 100 million page impressions and over 4.5 million unique visits per month,
 making it Canada's gateway to the World Wide Web.
 
 SOURCE Medbroadcast Corporation