Our winning patient education content entry was among more than 100 entries judged by a panel of health information experts
Margate, FL (PRWEB) February 3, 2009
iHealthSpot received a Merit Award for Patient Education for Physician Websites. The iHealthSpot patient education library is an extensive library of more than 1,800 conditions and treatments covering over 40 medical specialties. The content includes detailed illustrations and the company recently introduced Interactive videos with 3D animations for orthopedics and physical therapy using the most detailed 3D model of the human anatomy available today. Currently, iHealthspot is developing new animations across several other specialties including pain management, dentistry and cosmetic surgery.
iHealthSpot includes its library of patient education based on specialty in every physician practice website it builds. This gives doctors hundreds of pages of additional content related to their area of expertise and allows patients to interact with the content within the physician's own website rather than linking to an outside source.
The content development team is spearheaded by renowned orthopedic surgeon Steve Meadows, MD, Chief Medical Officer and editorial development is led by Dr. Mary Car-Blanchard, Senior Medical Author. Dr. Car-Blanchard is a nationally recognized medical author with extensive background in medical writing and public health education. Michael Johnson a seasoned multimedia expert serves as Creative Director responsible for all health related multi-media development including 2D and 3D illustration and animation and video production and editing.
"We were delighted to participate in the World Wide Web Health Awards Program and were honored to be selected as a winner," said Dr. Meadows. "Our winning patient education content entry was among more than 100 entries judged by a panel of health information experts," he said.
The awards program is coordinated by the Health Information Resource Center, a national clearinghouse for consumer health information programs and materials. The Center, which houses a large collection of public and private sector resources, promotes the distribution of accurate, timely consumer health information materials to professionals and managers in the field.
About iHealthSpot Inc:
iHealthSpot Inc. is a leading Web development and patient education provider providing cutting edge website, patient education and technology solutions to the medical industry. The company's core product focuses on enabling medical practices to market themselves with a full-featured website that includes everything from online communication tools and easy updating to award winning patient education.
iHealthSpot, Inc. is a subsidiary of Action Online Technologies, Inc., a leading edge technology company voted one of the top 25 Web Development companies in South Florida, specializing in helping clients leverage the power of the Internet through creative interactive solutions. Action Online Technologies, Inc.'s subsidiary Action Online, LLC is a leading provider of Web technology solutions to the hospitality industry
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