Category: Healthcare/ Hospitals

[VIDEO] Matt Hummel of Paragon Consulting on Consumerism, the Digital Front Door & How the Pandemic Will Change How Hospitals Manage and Design Portals

What Did You Learn? Episode 18 These past 7 months have accelerated consumerism in healthcare in a shorter period than ever before. People expect more out of what they can do online, from making appointments, accessing health records and continuing with the telehealth they experienced during the pandemic. “Once we get over mental or attitudinal… Read more

[VIDEO] Kathy Divis and Mike Schneider of Greystone.Net on the Value of Healthcare Marketing During the Pandemic — and Beyond

What Did You Learn? Episode 17 Healthcare marketers have a crucial role in communicating the information people need to know throughout the pandemic. Between educating the public, sharing knowledge with frontline workers, and providing health and safety protocol information to all staff members, hospital marketers have never been stretched as thin or have a more… Read more

[VIDEO] Sarah Sanders of Nemours on Deepening Trust with a Pediatric Audience through COVID-19 and BLM

What Did You Learn? Episode 16 Weeks into the COVID-19 pandemic, Nemours Children’s Health System treated kids with some of the first cases of multi-system inflammatory syndrome in children or MIS-C, a pediatric disease believed to be linked to COVID-19. Sarah Sanders, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of Nemours explains how they handled… Read more

[VIDEO] Aaron Watkins of Johns Hopkins on the Intersection of Community and Public Health During COVID-19 and BLM

What Did You Learn? Episode 15 Johns Hopkins Medicine has been at the forefront of the international response to COVID-19. Their coronavirus resource center and dashboard have helped countless organizations and individuals track the status of COVID-19 in real-time. Aaron Watkins, Senior Director of Internet Strategy at Johns Hopkins, explains the thoughtful decision-making behind one of… Read more

[VIDEO] John Davey of Mount Sinai on Healthcare Communication from the COVID-19 Epicenter

What Did You Learn? Episode 14 This spring, when the epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic was in New York City, Mount Sinai Health System treated thousands upon thousands of COVID-19 patients and returned more than 10,000 of those patients back to health. During that time, Mount Sinai’s healthcare marketing team created content to support patients,… Read more

[VIDEO] Carrie Liken of Yext on Breaking Down Silos in Healthcare Marketing & Using Data to Drive Decisions

What Did You Learn? Episode 13 “If [healthcare organizations] would have looked at their data, there would be a realization that they need to name things differently. They need to provide content differently… People are asking questions that are not highly-medicalized or in a clinical way,” says Carrie Liken, Head of Industry, Healthcare at Yext…. Read more

[Video] Tanya Andreadis of UCLA Health on Flexibility as a Marketing Strategy During COVID-19

What Did You Learn? Episode 10 Marketing teams can accomplish amazing things when they’re laser-focused and feel a sense of purpose. It also helps having leadership that gives the green light to share the right messaging.

[Video] Andy Gradel from Wolters Kluwer on Remote Work & Empathetic Leadership

What Did You Learn? Episode 9 Clear lines of communication and swim-lanes within an organization are more important than ever. This is not the time to have muddy waters.

When Writing Health Information, Page Length Matters

“Chock-full?” Or “short and sweet?” What’s the just-right length for health information pages? Well, it depends. Put yourself in the user’s shoes to help determine when to dish out the details and when shorter, carefully crafted pages will do.

[Video] Jennifer Balanky & Jennifer Price on Sharp Healthcare’s Marketing Approach to COVID-19

What Did You Learn? Episode 8 As much as you can plan for a pandemic or any communications crisis, living through it is a different story. But pre-planning and having fluid relationships between departments does help — at least it did for marketers Jennifer Balanky and Jennifer Price of Sharp Healthcare. Their team band together… Read more