Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
You know you need help with healthcare content development, but you’ve got questions. Let’s find the answers.
Set Your Mind at Ease
Close your eyes and envision this scenario: You partner with a healthcare content development firm. Google loves the content your brand is publishing. Positive results start to generate. You’re less stressed. Your team is no longer stretched thin. Your boss is happier.
Even better: You don’t have to revisit the content any time soon because the quality makes it last. It does what you need it to do. And it does it well.
You want this scenario to be real, but you’re nervous about partnering with an agency. We understand. That’s why we’re here to answer your questions and set your mind at ease.
Browse Our FAQs
Why partner with a healthcare content agency?
Working with a content agency gives you access to an entire network of experienced writers and editors. The extra-thorough review process means you won’t see the content until it’s as close to perfect as it comes. No more saying: “Ugh, I’ll just rewrite it myself!”
Why do I need an agency that specializes in healthcare?
Writing is hard, and healthcare is complicated. It’s challenging to create engaging content within complex specialties and highly regulated industries.
An agency that focuses on the medical industry knows the latest healthcare trends, news and regulations — and how they impact your business. When you partner with our digital marketing company, you tap into more than 17 years of experience in healthcare marketing and medical content writing.
How do I get buy-in from my leadership to hire Aha Media?
When you contact us about partnering on a project, we can provide any details and data you need to convince leadership to invest in healthcare content. That includes:
Reach out to us, and we’ll figure out a plan together.
Content Development FAQs
Why should I choose a content agency instead of a freelance writer?
Here’s what you get when you partner with Aha Media for healthcare content marketing:
- A dedicated account manager
- Access to experienced writers, editors and content strategists
- A company with 17 years and 700+ projects under its belt, working with some of the largest hospitals in the country, like Cleveland Clinic, Johns Hopkins Medicine and Stanford Health Care — the list goes on
- The industry’s most thorough quality assurance process, with multiple rounds of review and editing (see more on that)
- Regular updates on the latest healthcare digital marketing trends, innovations and success stories
Who writes the content for Aha Media?
Our product team includes writers, editors, content strategists, project managers and account managers. We have a team of 30+ staff members with an average of 15 years of experience. They’ve worked with 120+ clients, created 700+ projects and written 500,000+ pages of healthcare content.
How does Aha Media handle stakeholder interviews?
At the beginning of a project, we ask you for stakeholder contact information. From there, our team handles all stakeholder outreach, interview set-up, interviewing and any necessary follow-up. We only ask that you give your subject matter experts a heads-up that we’ll be reaching out to them.
Our writers conduct stakeholder interviews at the beginning of the content creation process. They know they’re interviewing medical professionals, many of whom are nationally renowned experts with little time to spare. We are efficient and use their time wisely.
How does Aha Media approach content writing if our company doesn’t have a style guide?
If your business doesn’t have a content style guide, we’re happy to create one for you. If that’s not an option, our writers and editors will use our Aha Media style guide, which primarily follows AP Style.
Content Strategy FAQs
I have a lot of content already but need a more organized system. How can you help me?
We offer tools and solutions to help power your healthcare company’s long-term marketing strategy with a data-backed plan. Find out what you have, what’s missing and what actions you can take to get results across your healthcare marketing channels.
Our 360° Discovery Report™ gives you a bird’s-eye view of exactly what your content is doing. It includes:
- Stakeholder interviews
- SEO and channel analytics
- Qualitative auditing
- Competitive gap analysis
Our InSITE Findings™ report helps you learn where your content stands right now so you can determine what to do next. It includes:
- Stakeholder interviews
- Qualitative and SEO audit
- Analytics review
- Competitive gap analysis
- Draft information architecture (IA)
Learn more about our content strategy solutions.
We’re struggling with our brand voice and tone. Do you have any solutions?
Yes, we offer a Voice and Tone Workshop and Playbook. It includes engaging and dynamic exercises to help facilitate conversations among your team and decide how your brand will speak to audiences. After the workshop, we create a playbook that documents your voice and tone and includes how-to examples, dos and don’ts, tips and tricks and more.
Content Training FAQs
What if I already have a team of writers, but they need guidance?
If you have writers who can create content but need some education or training, we can help. We offer full-day and half-day content workshops full of engaging exercises and learning. After the workshop, your healthcare marketing team will be able to write for the web and social media.
Do you provide virtual workshops?
Yes. Our virtual workshops have similar components to our in-person workshops. The main difference (other than not meeting in person) is the virtual workshop is spread out across multiple days. Reach out to us for more information.
What happens at one of your writing trainings?
We customize every content training to fit the unique needs of the healthcare organization. In general, here is our approach to content writing workshops:
- Before the workshop, we spend several hours understanding what your team needs to gain from the digital writing courses, including assessing your team’s current and common challenges. Understanding your writers’ challenges helps us create a personalized workshop that focuses on the skills they need honed.
- Workshop day is jam-packed with long-term learnings. We use materials from your own website and related fields, so your writers will be familiar with the content.
- After the workshop, your team has the skills to create digital content with the proper writing style.
Hire an Experienced Healthcare Content Marketing Agency
It’s challenging to create engaging content within complex specialties and highly regulated industries. You need a healthcare digital agency partner that can navigate the nuances of your field without missing a beat.
Our team applies industry expertise in healthcare, hospitals, healthcare technology, and government and public health to produce medical content writing that supports your healthcare brand’s marketing objectives.
Hire a healthcare digital marketing agency that hits the ground running.
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