Cultivating Relationships with Healthcare JournalistsCapturing the attention of a healthcare reporter is the age-old challenge for health communications professionals. But, you can improve your odds if you remember the “relations” part of public relations. More
Jake and Neytiri in Avatar. Source: Allstar Picture Library / Alamy Stock Photo
I See You: Putting the Patient in the Center of the Healthcare TeamWhen we take the time to step in the patient’s shoes, we have a better chance at understanding what is driving health outcomes – and how to intervene. More
Client Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care visiting KFOR-TV during its Media Tour in Oklahoma City.
All Aboard the Media TourMedia Tours can be incredibly results-oriented, especially for healthcare and social service providers. More
Eight Ways to Use Your Culture to Attract Top TalentUse these tips to showcase your agency's company culture and navigate the competitive hiring market. More
DeAnna Looper, RN, CHPN, CHPCA Chief Compliance Officer for Carrefour Associates and Danny Cox, BSN, Senior Vice President of Clinical Operations for Carrefour Associates.
The Power of Personnel AnnouncementsBeneath the simple personnel announcement there are often stories that bring the corporate mission statement to life. More
Mikki Wiseman, whose husband of 65 years has Alzheimer's disease, shared her story with a TV reporter.
Make Your Media Event about Meaningful StoriesIf you have a human face and a great story to complement an otherwise ordinary activity, your event becomes much more than an event. More
Stories that honor veterans and patriotic service are almost always sure-fire ways for winning hearts, minds, and earned media.
A Veteran’s Last Flight Brightens a Labor Day News Cycle In honor of Labor Day, we’re resharing our blog post about how telling heartfelt stories – like Crossroads Hospice’s special “Gift of a Day” event for a beloved veteran – is one of the best ways More
It pays to pull out all the stops if an organization has a heartwarming story involving animals or kids.
Don’t Overlook Animals, Kids in Drawing Media This week, we’re revisiting our blog post about how stories involving animals and children are effective magnets for great media coverage. Never work with animals or children, goes the old show business saw. The point is, you will be u More
Managing workplace violence in healthcare is a challenge, but life safety systems such as wearable panic buttons can help speed up response time to an emergency.
Workplace Violence in Healthcare is a Real ThreatManaging workplace violence in healthcare is a challenge, but life safety systems such as wearable panic buttons can help speed up response time to an emergency. More
Veterans recognition events offer great opportunities to win community recognition and earned media coverage. Photo Credit: Stephen Ehrlich.
Saluting Our VeteransThe Veterans Day season can offer a wealth of opportunities to pay well-deserved respect to men and women who have served their country. More