We were excited to hear today that we won an award for our service as a digital health resource! We are honored to be listed alongside the Mayo Clinic, the Centers for Disease Control, and other health authorities. A huge thank you to everyone who helps us provide useful information to breast cancer patients! You can read all about it in the press release that follows. Thanks for your support and please feel free to share your ideas to make our service even better.
Winners Announced for Fall 2017 Digital Health AwardsSM
LIBERTYVILLE, IL — The Health Information Resource CenterSM announced the winners in the fall session of its 19th annual Digital Health Awards SM which honors the world’s best digital health resources. The competition, which is held twice yearly, featured 80 categories in the following entry classifications: Web-based Digital Health; Mobile Digital Health Resources; Personal Digital Health Devices / Wearables; Digital Health Media / Publications; Digital Health — Social Media; and Connected Digital Health. A panel of 26 experts in digital health media served as judges and selected gold, silver, bronze, and merit winners from nearly 400 entries.
Fall 2017 Gold Award winners included Coffey Communications (Interactive Content / Rich Media); Kaiser Permanente (Mobile Application); Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (Video); The Martin Group (Website); and AO Foundation (Web-based Resource / Tool). A complete list of winners and entry categories can be found at digitalhealthawards.com.
The Health Information Resource CenterSM (HIRC), organizer of the Digital Health Awards, is a national information clearinghouse for professionals who work in consumer health fields. Other well-known HIRC programs include the annual National Health Information AwardsSM (healthawards.com), which annually recognizes the nation’s best consumer health information (in non-digital formats), and the annual National Women’s Health & Fitness DaySM, held annually the last Wednesday in September. Visit fitnessday.com for details on these events, both the largest health promotion events of their kind.
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