HealthLeaders Media Celebrates a Year of National Recognition

Press Releases, December 24, 2010

HealthLeaders Media, the premier producer of news, analysis, and intelligence for senior healthcare executives, today announced a total of eight awards from the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE), including a Gold Award for Best Digital Magazine for HealthLeaders Media Breakthroughs, a Gold Award for Best E-newsletter (in the news category) for the HealthLeaders Media Daily News & Analysis, and a Gold Award for Original Research for HealthLeaders Media’s annual Industry Intelligence Report. All of these award-winning entities are available for free on HealthLeaders Media’s site at www.healthleadersmedia.com.

“HealthLeaders Media continues evolving to the changing information needs of healthcare’s C-suite executives,” says Matthew Cann, Publisher of HealthLeaders Media. “The recent ASBPE Gold Award for our Industry Intelligence Report highlights our ongoing dialog with healthcare’s decision-makers through our HealthLeaders Media Council and shows the high-quality intelligence reports the research and analysis are inspiring.”

The ASBPE wins follow HealthLeaders Media’s 10 national honors from the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE), including Magazine of the Year for HealthLeaders magazine and Gold Awards for Best Online News Section: HealthLeadersMedia.com, Best E-Newsletter: HealthLeaders Media Daily News & Analysis, and Best Digital Publication: HealthLeaders Media Breakthroughs. 

"The ASBPE and the ASHPE Awards recognize excellence in business-to-business publishing, so they represent a special honor for my team," says Rick Johnson, Editorial Director of HealthLeaders Media. "We strive every day to give leaders in the healthcare industry the best news, opinion, advice, and strategic guidance directly from their peers."

The full list of this year’s HealthLeaders Media awards follows:

Gold Awards
ASBPE DIGITAL
•    Digital Magazine—General Excellence: Breakthroughs
•    E-newsletter—News: Daily News & Analysis

ASBPE PRINT, NATIONAL
(“Under $2 million” revenue division)
•    Original Research: HealthLeaders Media Industry Survey 2009

ASHPE
•    Magazine of the Year: HealthLeaders magazine
•    Best Online News Section: HealthLeadersMedia.com (2009 Year)
•    Best E-Newsletter: HealthLeaders Media Daily News & Analysis (September 10, 2009)
•    Best Digital Publication: HealthLeaders Media Breakthroughs (December 2009)
•    Best Cover: Computer-Generated: Carving Out a New Model (November 2009)
•    Best Regular Department: Service Lines (August, September, October 2009)

Silver Awards
ASBPE DIGITAL
•    Web Microsite/Special Section (Non-Trade Show/Conference): Breakthroughs

ASBPE PRINT, REGIONAL (Midwest-South)
(“Under $2 million” revenue division)
•    Opening Page/Spread-Photo: Time for 'Dr. Next'?, Doug Ponte, William Duke

ASHPE
•    Best Opening Page/Spread: Photo: Time for 'Dr. Next'? (July 2009)

Bronze Awards
ASBPE DIGITAL
•    E-newsletter—Tips/How-To/Service Journalism: HealthLeadersMedia.com
•    Original Web Commentary: HealthLeadersMedia.com—Leadership Commentary, Philip Betbeze

ASBPE PRINT, NATIONAL
(“Under $2 million” revenue division)
•    Regular Department: Service Lines (Making Wellness Work, Certifiable Stroke Care, State of Emergency), Elyas Bakhtiari

ASHPE
•    Best Original Research: HealthLeaders Media Industry Survey (February 2009)
•    Best Website: HealthLeadersMedia.com (2009 Year)
•    Best Opening Page/Spread: Computer-Generated: Back to Basics (February 2009)

HealthLeaders Media
HealthLeaders Media, a division of HCPro, is a leading multi-platform media company dedicated to meeting the business information needs of healthcare executives and professionals. As an integrated media company, HealthLeaders Media includes HealthLeaders magazine, HealthLeaders Media Online, HealthLeaders Media Rounds, HealthLeaders Media Breakthroughs, the HealthLeaders Media Intelligence Unit, and California HealthFax. HealthLeaders Media is winner of eight 2010 American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) awards and ten 2010 American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE) awards, including two Gold Awards each for Breakthroughs (Best Digital Magazine) and the Daily News & Analysis (Best e-Newsletter), an ASBPE Gold for Original Research (Industry Survey), as well as ASHPE 2010 Magazine of the Year, Best Online News Section, and Best Regular Department (Service Lines).

HealthLeaders magazine, ASHPE 2010 Magazine of the Year, is the premiere resource for information on management trends, innovations, market strategies, and organizational development for more than 40,000 healthcare executives and senior decision-makers every month. HealthLeadersMedia.com, winner of ASHPE 2010 Best Online News Section, is the healthcare industry’s destination of choice for online news and analysis. The website provides intuitive navigation across the 10 major areas of the industry that HealthLeaders Media covers: leadership, finance, technology, physicians, community hospitals, health plans, marketing, quality, HR, and nursing. Online and e-newsletter options also include the 2010 ASBPE and ASHPE Best e-Newsletter, HealthLeaders Media Daily News & Analysis—updated every day, throughout the day. All entities are available for free online at www.healthleadersmedia.com.