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YourCareEverywhere and YourCareUniverse patient portal receive accolades from eHealthcare Leadership Awards and Constellation SuperNova Awards
FRANKLIN, Tenn. – January 7, 2016 – Technologies aimed to engage patients and consumers continue to dominate the healthcare landscape as the industry shifts to a more consumer-based model, pushing provider organizations to focus on digital marketing techniques, strategies for managing population health and fresh approaches to build brand loyalty and attract consumers.
YourCareUniverseTM, a cloud-based, integrated platform developed to accomplish these and other emerging challenges. However, it has recently endorsed by the American Hospital Association (AHA) for healthcare consumer engagement. Additionally, two components of the YourCareUniverse platform were recently recognized by industry organizations. This is for providing innovative and disruptive technology focused on improving the patient and consumer experience.
YourCareUniverse’s patient portal, currently used by more than 340 facilities nationwide. Especially, secured the Platinum eHealthcare Leadership Award for best website in the Patient Access and Convenience category. The eHealthcare Leadership Awards recognizes healthcare organizations for outstanding websites and digital communications.
Winners of platinum, gold, silver and distinction awards represented 16 industry classifications, from hospitals and health systems to pharmaceutical firms and healthcare technology companies. Especially, Awards will give in 15 different categories.
Additionally, YourCareEverywhere™, a digital health and wellness consumer solution, was selected as a finalist for a Constellation Research SuperNova Award in the Consumerization of IT & The New C-Suite category. The Constellation SuperNova Awards celebrate leaders and teams who have conceptualized creative approaches to solve challenges in the market. Also, have successfully applied these emerging technologies to better serve their customers. Judges choose unique and disruptive technology stories that emphasize overcoming adversity and business model transformation with solid metrics demonstrating success.
“We believe the elements of YourCareEverywhere, including a wide-variety of content, wellness data aggregation, patient portal linkage, a mobile app and the ability for hospitals to co-brand the solution, constitute a very compelling offering. Within the first 90 days post launch, we had more than 50 facilities signed to advertise their services and link their patient portal to YourCareEverywhere, and traffic to the site recently exceeded one million visitors,” says Daniel Hart, executive vice president of YourCareEverywhere.
Attracting New healthcare Consumers-
YourCareEverywhere expands the traditional patient portal experience and provides hospitals with a unique way to engage their patients with a robust online experience that can help keep current patients loyal while also attracting new healthcare consumers in the community.
YourCareEverywhere not only utilizes a disruptive and innovative approach to consumer and patient engagement but provides easy access to a wide range of information. It is a connected tool for wellness data and content – all wrapped in an iOS or Android mobile app. Single sign-on provides a seamless user experience, and the site is fully responsive and optimized for desktops, smartphones and tablets.
“Our vision was to create a compelling, online health and wellness content site for patients and consumers that would aggregate educational, wellness information, patient portals and more,” says Bill Anderson, CEO at YourCareUniverse. “A great amount of research and hard work went into creating this solution and the result was a comprehensive healthcare destination that inspires site users to share content, facilitates conversation between patients and providers, and seamlessly integrates personal health and wellness information while providing a secure and unified experience.”
YourCareUniverse, Inc., a MEDHOST company, provides an integrated, cloud-based solution for managing the digital patient and supporting the consumer in a way that enables a healthcare organization to be the trusted source of health information and services within their community. The Healthcare Consumer Engagement Platform from YourCareUniverse has earned the exclusive endorsement of the AHA. The solution includes patient portal, advanced analytics and CRM in the offering. YourCareUniverse currently serves more than 340 hospitals throughout the continuum of care with its multi-tenant solution. For more information, please visit YourCareUniverse.com.
About eHealthcare Leadership awards
The eHealthcare Leadership Awards program was developed and first presented 16 years ago by Health Care Communications, Rye, NY. The Nineteenth Annual Healthcare Internet Conference was sponsored by Greystone.Net, an Atlanta-based strategy firm.
About The Constellation Research SuperNova Awards
The Constellation SuperNova Awards are the first and only awards to celebrate the leaders and teams. Specifically, who have overcome the odds to successfully apply emerging and disruptive technologies for their organizations. Technology thought leaders, analysts, and journalists selected for their futurist mindset and ability to separate substance. Especially, from hype carefully evaluate each SuperNova Award application against a rigorous set of criteria.