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Makovsky Taps Goldstein to Head Healthcare Practice

Tue, Jan. 31, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Susan GoldsteinSusan Goldstein, former chair of Ruder Finn’s global healthcare practice, has been named partner, chief strategy officer and managing director of health at Makovsky.

Resound Reps Decisio Health

Thu, Jan. 19, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Decisio HealthResound Marketing has been named agency of record for healthcare IT firm Decisio Health.

Global Results Adds HM Medical

Wed, Jan. 18, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Global Results CommunicationsSanta Ana, CA-based Global Results Communications is representing HM Medical women's health practice.

ICF Prescribes CDC Communications

Wed, Jan. 4, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Centers for Disease Control and PreventionICF's health communications operation has locked up work for the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention worth up to $34.4 million.

Bain Capital Buys Epic Health Services

Wed, Dec. 28, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Epic Health ServicesStanton PR & Marketing handled the communications for Bain Capital Private Equity’s acquisition of Epic Health Services, a US provider of home health care services to medically-fragile children.

ReviveHealth Pumps Up Digital Expertise

Thu, Dec. 22, 2016

By Editorial Staff

ReviveHealthAddition of four senior digital and creative experts highlights agency focus on keeping up with clients’ challenges in the ever-changing healthcare industry.

Kardaras Petitions for Warning Labels on Cellphones, Computers

Tue, Dec. 20, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

Glow KidsPsychotherapist Nicholas Kardaras, author of Glow Kids, which warns of the dangers of excessive screen time by children, is petitioning the U.S. Senate and House to demand warning labels on cellphones, computers. (1 reader comment)

Worcester, Mass., to Study Wi-Fi Threat in Schools

Tue, Dec. 13, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

City of Worcester, Mass.A school committee of Worcester, second largest city in Massachusetts (pop. 180,000) is taking up the issue whether Wi-Fi and other sources of radiation pose a threat to its 24,000 students. (1 reader comment)

Chandler Launches Healthcare Shop

Tue, Dec. 13, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Bob ChandlerBob Chandler, co-founder of healthcare agency Chandler Chicco Agency and former president of parent company inVentiv Health’s communications operations, has launched a new agency titled MaxAscent.

"Cell" Is Horror Movie About Cellphones

Mon, Dec. 12, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

Cell movie poster“Cell” is a 2016 horror movie about cell phones based on a Stephen King novel that may focus more public attention on the ubiquitous but dangerous devices. (1 reader comment)

 

Wi-Fi Health Hazards Shown in Video Series

Fri, Dec. 9, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

Cecelia DoucetteWi-Fi health advocate Cecilia Doucette and parent Keith Marciniak have created a five-part YouTube series that describes the health hazards of pulsed electro-magnetic radiation that floods the environment.

FCC May Force Powerful 5G Wi-Fi on Communities

Thu, Nov. 3, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

5G technologyWi-Fi health advocates are furious at FCC threats to force local communities to allow new “5G” Wi-Fi transmitters on utility and light poles. (4 reader comments)

Planning Rare Disease Communications Programming

Wed, Nov. 2, 2016

By Donna LaVoie

Donna LaVoie When planning orphan disease drug communication programs, it’s essential to recognize special characteristics of the rare disease environment. (1 reader comment)

Bridging the Healthcare, Technology Gap

Tue, Nov. 1, 2016

By Sally Bain

Sally BainThere’s been a significant shift in brands meeting at the intersection of healthcare and technology, from pharmaceutical and medical devices, to diagnostics and healthcare IT.

Driving Value in Healthcare

Mon, Oct. 31, 2016

By Michael Roth

Michael Roth Liz DeForestIntegrated marketing now requires a deeper understanding of stakeholders and new business models.

The Power of Patient Voices

Mon, Oct. 31, 2016

By Tim Bird

Tim BirdPR professionals play a key role in empowering patients to tell their stories effectively.