Methodist Medical Center is one of 220 healthcare organizations to receive recognition for outstanding Web sites. Methodist received the Silver Award for Best Overall Internet Site for hospitals of similar size. In addition, Methodist received a Gold Award for Best Health/Healthcare Content and a Gold Award for Best Quality and Safety Communication in hospitals of similar size.
The eHealthcare Leadership Awards were presented in Las Vegas November 4th during the 13th Annual Healthcare Internet Conference. Winners of platinum, gold, silver, and distinction awards represented 17 industry classifications from hospitals and health systems to pharmaceutical firms and online health companies.
Rosemary Stuttle, Marketing and Public Relations Director for Methodist, said, “ Katrina Griffin, our website coordinator, has done an outstanding job of making MyMethodist.net the most informative and easy to use healthcare Web site in our area. Whether it’s communicating with your family physician or gaining valuable healthcare information, MyMethodist.net provides our patients and the public with easy access to current information.”
Sites receiving the 2009 eHealthcare Leadership Awards were selected from more than 1,100 entries.