DENVER, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Med Technologies®, Inc. ("Global Med" or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: GLOB), an international healthcare information technology company, today announced that its Wyndgate Technologies® division has licensed its SafeTrace Tx® transfusion management software to McAlester Regional Health Center ("MRHC") of McAlester, Oklahoma. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040226/GLOBALMEDLOGO) Global Med's SafeTrace Tx is a leading transfusion management software designed to raise the standard of care for patients, improve safety, reduce waste and increase efficiency in transfusion services and hospital blood banks. SafeTrace Tx will provide McAlester Regional Health Center with comprehensive tracking of orders, specimens, blood products, derivatives, and accessories, with a complete testing and transfusion history in one consolidated record. These features will help guide blood bank technicians in selecting appropriate blood products for therapy and track those blood products from their origin to the intended patient. Wm. Scott Dustin, Global Med's Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, the Americas, commented, "Global Med's transfusion software has been used by many of the country's leading hospitals and transfusion services for over ten years. Our close relationship with our clients allows us to continually improve our products to keep in front of their needs, as evidenced by the many enhancements to the system's performance in our newest release, SafeTrace Tx 3.5. We look forward to a long and mutually rewarding relationship with McAlester Regional Health Center." About McAlester Regional Health CenterMcAlester's hospital heritage goes back to 1895 with the establishment of the All Saints Hospital, the first civilian hospital in the Indian Territory. Today McAlester Regional's modern 171 bed not-for-profit health care facility provides quality patient care to the residents of McAlester and the surrounding Southeastern Oklahoma region. Improvements in facilities, technology and clinical performance - across all areas of the hospital - enable MRHC to meet and exceed national health care standards and provide the highest level of care for their patients.