Adding new partners, especially of the size and quality of MedHelp, pushes us ahead in our goal to assist online users in making better and more informed healthcare decisions for them and their loved ones.
San Francisco, CA and Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 25, 2008
MedHelp (http://www.medhelp.org), the largest health community on the web, and HealthCare.com, Inc. (http://www.healthcare.com), the leader in local healthcare provider search, announced today that MedHelp has launched a private-label version of HealthCare.com's Care Provider Search™. As part of the agreement, MedHelp's 5.5 million monthly users will have full access to the 1.3 million listings in HealthCare.com's leading online healthcare provider directory. MedHelp's users can search the directory for medical and dental professionals, medical practices, health facilities and other health-related businesses in over 180 health and wellness-related categories.
"We are pleased to provide HealthCare.com Care Provider Search™ to MedHelp, the leading health community, for the benefit of its millions of members," said Howard Yeh, VP of Corporate Development at HealthCare.com. "Adding new partners, especially of the size and quality of MedHelp, pushes us ahead in our goal to assist online users in making better and more informed healthcare decisions for them and their loved ones."
"HealthCare.com's Care Provider Search™ is a natural extension of MedHelp's goal of providing expert advice and information to the millions of visitors to our community," said John de Souza, CEO of MedHelp. "We are excited to be able to offer this functionality to our users, and especially pleased to welcome HealthCare.com as a partner."
MedHelp's care provider directory, powered by HealthCare.com, is located at http://www.medhelp.org/find-a-doctor.
MedHelp, with over 5.5 million monthly users, is the largest online health community site connecting people with shared medical experiences. MedHelp provides its users with access to advice from experts at the top medical institutions such as the Cleveland Clinic, Johns Hopkins, National Jewish, Partners Health, and Mount Sinai. MedHelp members can access an online archive of millions of posts across hundreds of medical conditions. In addition, MedHelp offers personalized user accounts, information on health topics and treatments, and an extensive set of health tools to help users track and monitor various health conditions. For additional information, please visit http://www.medhelp.org.
About HealthCare.com, Inc.
HealthCare.com, with its flagship web property at http://www.healthcare.com, features the web's leading healthcare provider directory connecting health consumers with healthcare professionals and healthcare-related businesses. In addition to operating a leading online health website, HealthCare.com has syndicated the Care Provider Search™ to leading newspaper websites, local media and health portals, allowing its partners' audiences to engage with local health providers. Syndication partners include MedHelp, AOL Health, Everyday Health and drugstore.com. For health professionals, HealthCare.com offers free profile pages, free email service, a blogging platform, and a soon-to-be-launched healthcare jobs search engine. For health consumers, HealthCare.com offers informational content through a health portal, health content search, health products and health medications. For additional information, please visit http://www.healthcare.com.