Category: Healthcare Industry


WEGO Health Experts One Year In: Lessons Learned and the Road Ahead

In our first year of WEGO Health Experts, we learned some key lessons. Most notably, as powerful as an on-demand platform can be, it's still no substitute for "humanware" – the people on our team with the ability to facilitate connections, manage projects and ensure success. It’s been a year since we launched WEGO Health…

Authenticity: The Value of User-Generated Content in Healthcare

What are consumers looking for, perhaps more than anything else? According to a number of recent surveys, authenticity is at the very top of the wish list. In the 2017 Consumer Content Report from Stackla, the numbers were overwhelmingly in favor of authenticity. And, incorporating user-generated content in healthcare can contribute to that authenticity in…

17 Healthcare Marketing Tips to Stay Competitive

  Healthcare is Sluggish Ever notice how severely slow healthcare marketing can be when it comes to adopting modern marketing strategies? Check out these stats: The healthcare and pharma industry is still expected to have the smallest digital ad spend share by 2020 - image source When you compare the adoption of digital marketing strategies…

Patient Engagement and the Promise of Better Outcomes

Patient engagement. It means different things to different people. Some talk about it in terms of Health Information Technology (HIT), like Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems and expected efficiencies and cost savings. Others talk about patient engagement in terms of how patients and providers interact and how communication can be improved. Still, others talk about patient engagement…

The ROI of Social Media in Healthcare: 10 Benefits

Social media can be a murky area of marketing for many businesses. It can be difficult to see what kind of impact it’s having. And, it can be difficult to know what metrics to measure to see if a social media campaign is working. In healthcare, this can be even more confusing.   Despite the challenges,…

5 Top Facebook Patient Leaders to Watch in 2018

Check this out... Facebook among online patient communities really IS a big deal. Patient communities aside, let's first check out these Facebook stats: Every month, there are an estimated 1.39 billion active users on Facebook who spend on average 40 minutes a day on the site. Your siblings, college friends, and even grandparents are now…

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