Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) September 23, 2011
UBM Medica today announced that for the sixth consecutive year, Physicians Practice, America’s leading practice management source, has been recognized by the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE) for its innovative editorial content and design.
Today’s healthcare providers are struggling with the effects of a lengthy recession and are seeking balance between their professional and personal lives. UBM Medica and Physicians Practice are dedicated to providing doctors with solutions to these challenges so that they can focus on providing superior patient care. This award recognition demonstrates the company’s commitment to improving the effectiveness of healthcare through information and education.
Physicians Practice captured three national honors in the ASHPE 2011 Annual Awards Competition, including:
- Best Feature Article, “The Future of Healthcare Revealed,” by Sara Michael
- Best Legislative/Government Article, “EHR Incentives Update,” by Ken Terry
- Best Overall Use of Graphics, Art Director Bill Ellis
In addition, Physicians Practice was also recognized by the American Society of Business Publication Editors’ (ASBPE) 2011 Azbee Awards with three national awards, including:
- Gold Award: How-To Article for “Guerilla Marketing for Your Practice” by Sara Michael
- Silver Award: Feature Article Design for “The Great American Physician Survey”
- Bronze Award: Content Page(s), Physicians Practice Content Pages
"We're very proud of the special recognition that our journalists and designers have earned through these awards," said Editorial Director Bob Keaveney. "At Physicians Practice, we’re single-mindedly focused on our mission of helping physicians and administrators manage more efficient medical practices, because we believe that a well-run practice leads to happier physicians and healthier patients. American healthcare continues to get more complex, which is why a focus on effective business practices is ever more crucial.”
About UBM Medica
Addressing today’s healthcare information needs, UBM Medica, a division of United Business Media Plc (UBM), delivers strategic, integrated communications solutions and comprehensive reach—online, in print, live, and via custom programs. Improving the effectiveness of healthcare through information and education, UBM Medica provides unbiased clinical, practical, and business information for physicians, providers, payers, and patients around the world. Through journals, magazines, directories, drug databases and other electronic databases, Web sites, face-to-face meetings, and other valuable resources, UBM Medica also delivers comprehensive communication solutions for the pharmaceutical and related industries. US websites include PsychiatricTimes.com, CancerNetwork.com, DiagnosticImaging.com, ConsultantLive.com, OBGYN.net, PhysiciansPractice.com and SearchMedica.com. Employing more than 1,400 people with offices in 29 countries, UBM Medica is headquartered in London. For more information, visit http://www.ubmmedica.com/.