Back in 1993, respected, retired news anchor, Walter Cronkite, said “America’s healthcare system is neither healthy, caring, nor a system.” One could argue the same sentiment holds true today in 2016. There is no arguing that healthcare in the United States has changed quite a bit in the past 23 years. In fact, the U.S. […]
Organ donation. It’s something that most of us don’t want to think about. But there is a huge need for organ, eye and tissue donors to help the thousands of people whose lives could be saved or drastically improved by the generosity of a donor. Fahlgren Mortine is privileged to work with the Ohio Department […]
At this year’s Content Marketing World 2015 Hospitals Lab, Ahava Leibtag, President of Aha Media Group in Washington D.C., spoke on the topic of healthcare content. While the main focus of the conference was how to craft and share content, the Hospitals Lab asked us to take a step back and think about who is reading your […]
After a successful first day at SXSW Interactive, Mary Hoy and Dennis Brown share their thoughts about day two in these emails.
“Best Place to Work” – HR’s coveted praise for a killer culture, meaningful work and valuable employee recognition, to name a few. This upcoming January, Fortune magazine will release its 2015 “100 Best Companies to Work For,” a powerhouse list of employers benchmarked against company leadership, career satisfaction, employee benefits and internal camaraderie. It’s the […]
It’s here. The silver tsunami. The huge wave of the United States population born between 1946 and 1964. There are more than 75 million of us who are reaching the age when we need healthcare services more than ever before. This demographic is not only big in size, but also big in wealth. While boomers […]
Great ideas for seasonal promotions can be found almost anywhere As the year winds down, now is a good time to look at the calendar and think about how major events can positively affect your media pitches and promotions in the coming year. Many organizations do this, but I find that the exercise tends to […]
A recent grad’s impressions of agency life It’s been almost two months since I joined the Fahlgren Mortine team, and I can confidently say that these short two months already rank at the top of my best work experiences. From my first day, I knew I was embarking on an exceptional journey into the working […]
What Hospitals Can Learn from the Magic Kingdom I recently made the pilgrimage with my family to Walt Disney World. My husband and I figured that, since our kids were past diapers and strollers, they might be able to appreciate and remember the experience.
What agencies can learn from the world of healthcare Before I joined Fahlgren (seven years ago this month), I spent my entire career working for hospitals and health systems. For some in the agency world, hiring a person with no agency experience is out of the question. But now that I’ve been on “the dark […]