The Wellness Network to Acquire Pregnancy and Parenting Website Bundoo


PEWAUKEE, WI – November 22, 2016 – The Wellness Network, parent company of the Newborn Channel and Your NICU Baby, is significantly expanding its reach to expectant and new Moms through the acquisition of Bundoo, a physician-driven parenting website. This acquisition positions The Wellness Network to engage expectant and new moms whenever and wherever they need it: online, at work, in their OB/GYN office and in the hospital. Together, the companies will provide unique, enhanced opportunities and increased reach for subscribers and carefully selected sponsors with broad distribution platforms providing accurate, non-biased information to parents and families.

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The Wellness Network Selected As A Winner in the 37th Annual Telly Awards


 

PEWAUKEE, WI – July 7, 2016—The Telly Awards has named The Wellness Network’s Newborn Channel as a Silver winner in the 37th Annual Telly Awards for their piece titled, Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome. With over 13,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries, less than 10% of entries are chosen as Winners of the Silver Telly, the highest Telly honor available. Submissions are evaluated by The Silver Telly Council, a prestigious judging panel of over 500 accomplished industry professionals.

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Newborn Channel Wins Communicator Awards of Distinction for Health and Wellness


 

PEWAUKEE, WI- June 16, 2016— The Wellness Network, parent company of the Newborn Channel, announced today that they have been awarded four 2016 Communicator Awards of Distinction for Video in the Health and Wellness Series. All four programs, Circumcision: What You Need to Know, Is Baby Getting Enough Breast Milk?, Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome, and Rooming In With Baby, support hospital compliance and initiatives to meet the new Joint Commission Perinatal Care Core Measure on Breast Milk Feeding.

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The Wellness Network and the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses Join Forces to Educate Maternity Patients


 

March 28, 2016 – The Wellness Network (TWN) and the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) today announced a collaborative effort to improve health outcomes of women and newborns. This effort will create, distribute and promote educational content consistent with AWHONN guidelines and public service programming for childbearing families. Continue reading “The Wellness Network and the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses Join Forces to Educate Maternity Patients”

TWN and ACP partner on new patient education ‘prescription’


 

New York, January 20, 2016 — The Wellness Network (TWN), and the American College of Physicians (ACP) are partnering to deliver new patient education programming that will be available via The Wellness Network’s Patient Channel, an in-hospital TV network and online portal. The patients and caregivers at Patient Channel hospitals will have immediate access to a library of education resources developed by the ACP to help manage chronic conditions. ACP member physicians will have access to the Patient Channel library of disease and medication management, wellness and patient safety videos that can be viewed by patients during an office visit or at home.

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The Wellness Network Acquired by Wafra Partners


NEW YORK, January 13, 2016— The Wellness Network, the nation’s largest health education network dedicated to delivering life-enhancing wellness information to motivate patients to take action, aid hospitals in meeting accreditation, and improve overall quality of healthcare, has been acquired by an entity formed by the clients of Wafra Partners LLC, a private equity firm located in New York, New York, as well as Patrick Clifford and James “Hal” Higby.

The Wellness Network has seen significant growth in the past few years with the launch of four new multi-platform patient and professional education products, including development of products in collaboration with Joint Commission Resources and American Heart Association. “Wafra Partners was attracted to The Wellness Network because of our strong reputation for delivery of credible, engaging, education solutions, our unparalleled market reach, and our high quality, dedicated team,” noted Dave Ross, CEO of The Wellness Network. “This acquisition positions us to accelerate development of innovative technologies and compelling content delivered at the point of need.”

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The Wellness Network Announces e.Track – An Integrated Hospital Solution for Prescribing, Tracking, and Reporting Patient Education


 

NEW YORK, August 5, 2015— The Wellness Network, a leading U.S. provider of patient education programming, today announced the official product launch of e.Track, the company’s video prescription, delivery, and reporting system.

e.Track allows hospitals to prescribe patient education videos that are customized to patient needs throughout the continuum of care. The system delivers videos directly to a patient’s mobile device or computer, and tracks and reports patient viewing in the EMR (electronic medical record). e.Track provides hospitals with a means of sequencing education in digestible, relevant segments to be prescribed to and accessed by the patient when and where they are ready to consume the information. The product integrates seamlessly with leading EMRs using HL7 standards, and features award-winning video content from The Wellness Network’s full suite of patient education products, including The Newborn Channel, The Patient Channel, The HeartCare Channel, and Your NICU Baby.

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The Wellness Network Wins Communicator Awards for Patient Safety Programming


CommunicatorNEW YORK, May 19, 2015— The Wellness Network, parent company of the Patient Channel, today announced that they have been awarded three 2015 Communicator Awards for video programs in the Your Care at Home series – Managing Heart Failure, Preventing Falls, and Managing Your Medicine. The programs were produced in partnership with Milwaukee-based Plum Moving Media. Continue reading “The Wellness Network Wins Communicator Awards for Patient Safety Programming”

The Wellness Network Wins Prestigious Telly Award for Patient Safety Program


NEW YORK, May 1, 2015— The Wellness Network, parent company of the Patient Channel, today announced that they have been recognized as a Bronze winner in the 36th Annual Telly Awards for their program entitled Your Care at Home: Preventing Falls.

The winning entry is part of the Patient Channel’s Your Care at Home series, a program suite designed to teach hospital patients and their caregivers critical self-care skills and safely transition them back home. The program was produced in partnership with Milwaukee-based Plum Moving Media.

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HeartCare Channel to launch in hospitals across the U.S.


DALLAS, Nov. 5, 2014 – The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA) and The Wellness Network (TWN) are expanding their collaborative efforts to provide heart disease and stroke patients with an exciting new cardiovascular disease-focused in-hospital TV channel and on-demand video portal to improve health through education. Continue reading “HeartCare Channel to launch in hospitals across the U.S.”