Tag: healthcare websites

Why Your Healthcare System Needs a Digital Front Door

Consumers expect healthcare providers to deliver an online user experience that’s as smooth and effortless as the non-healthcare sites they visit. Find out how a “digital front door” can help you become the Amazon of healthcare.

Making a Match: 3 Reasons Patients Choose the Doctors They Do

Aha Media Group writer Teri Cettina switched roles, from health copywriter to patient, when she was diagnosed with stage IV pancreatic cancer in 2018. When I was first diagnosed with cancer, the doctor in the ER gently handed me a piece of paper with a surgeon’s name on it. “This is the best pancreatic surgeon… Read more

Medical-writer Turned Patient: Tips on Empathy in Content

Aha Media Group writer Teri Cettina switched roles, from health copywriter to patient, when she was diagnosed with stage IV pancreatic cancer. I had just finished a project for a children’s hospital website. It was a tough job. After all, medical writing requires a delicate balance. We need to provide clear, useful information while conveying… Read more

Say My (Consumer-Friendly) Name, Say My (Consumer-Friendly) Name …

To reach more patients, sometimes you have to make like Beyoncé and change your (page) name. Developing clinical program and service names is not for the faint of heart: The name needs to reflect your clinicians’ expertise, honor financial donors and align with your organization’s mission. But often, a name that checks those boxes is… Read more

Study: How to Write the Best Physician Profiles [New Data]

Think beyond medical specialties and office locations: Your physician bios can be an integral part of your healthcare marketing strategy and even bring in new patients — if you do them right. As a healthcare marketer, you should craft a smart and efficient physician bio strategy by figuring out what patients want. Which is …… Read more

Visit Our New Website & Get 4 Redesign Tips from our Process

At Aha Media, we’re excited to finally show off our “brand” new look. We spent the summer reimagining our brand. And now we’re kind of in love with our new logo, tagline and homepage. They truly reflect who we are and our mission – to create high-quality, engaging content for our clients. Why a new… Read more

What’s The Best SEO Content Length for Your Healthcare Site?

When it comes to SEO content length, we all want the certainty of Goldilocks: A page that’s not too long, not too short, but juuuust right. With that kind of confidence, we’d all live happily ever after, right? Maybe, but a problem stands in our way: Page ranking lacks the clear cause and effect of… Read more

What Do Patients Want? 5 Things You’re Not Marketing (But Should Be)

Your hospital website already markets the Big Stuff to potential patients: your skilled surgeons, your latest technology, your impressive new operating suite. But what else are your potential patients looking for in a hospital? Are you letting them know that in addition to finding high quality medical care, they can also find parking? Here are… Read more

Promoting Hospital Doctors: 8 Creative Ideas for your Website

Your doctors are a critical part of your hospital’s reputation. Their credentials, expertise and experience are what draw patients to your institution. So it makes sense to showcase their expertise by promoting hospital doctors on your website. Here are eight creative ideas for promoting hospital doctors on your site: 1. Pictures Nothing says reassuring, confident… Read more