(OMAHA, Neb.) - Alegent Creighton Health's eHealth team brought back three top awards from the Healthcare Internet Conference in New Orleans. They are: Best Health/Healthcare Content, Best Mobile Communications and Best Overall Internet Site.
Alegent Creighton Health won the Platinum - the highest award - for Best Health/Healthcare content. Judges looked at how extensive, up-to-date, well-organized and credible information on the website is.
Winners of the 2013 eHealth Leadership Awards were selected from more than 1,100 entries. A total of 121 individuals familiar with healthcare and the internet judged the entries. They looked at how websites compared with others in their organization's classification.
"Our team works hard to understand the expectations of the communities we serve and we evolve our online patient experience to meet these needs," said Matt McCahill, manager of Alegent Creighton Health eHealth Marketing.
eHealthcare Leadership Awards Chairman Mark Gothberg said, "In preparation for key provisions of the Affordable Care Act and an increasingly competitive landscape, organizations are accelerated their investment in digital communications."
Alegent Creighton Health's eHealth team members are Matt McCahill, Josh Di Lorenzo, Mars Booth Malnack, Mike Kasworm, Trish Mitchell, Josh Ring, Jack Wang and Sarah Sinovic. Readers can find information about physicians, classes and an extensive list of medical services, as well as read the latest health headlines, make appointments, learn results of tests and much more on AlegentCreighton.com.
About Alegent Creighton Health
With a commitment to providing high-quality care and an exceptional patient experience, Alegent Creighton Health physicians and employees are focused on caring for the body, mind and spirit of every person. Patients find a continuum of care at Alegent Creighton Health, from primary care through geriatrics. Sponsored by Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), Alegent Creighton Health is the largest not-for-profit, faith-based healthcare provider in Nebraska and southwest Iowa with 11 acute care hospitals, a specialty spine hospital, freestanding inpatient psychiatric and skilled nursing facilities and more than 100 Alegent Creighton Clinic locations. As the primary teaching partner of Creighton University's health sciences schools, Alegent Creighton Health and Alegent Creighton Clinic are committed to teaching the health professionals of the future. For more information about Alegent Creighton Health, visit AlegentCreighton.com.