PEWAUKEE, WI- June 2019 —The Wellness Network, a leader in patient education and engagement solutions that improve outcomes for health systems, employers, health care providers, and advertisers, received three 2019 Communicator Awards of Distinction, for Video in the Health and Wellness Series. Educational programming from The Wellness Network activates and engages patients throughout their journey with clinically-accurate, easy to understand patient education video and print resources.

The Wellness Network was recognized by the award committee for the following HealthClips patient education videos:

  • Caring for your Loved One, part of our Palliative & Advance Care Planning Library, this program helps caregivers understand how they can support their loved one through treatment.
  • Coping with Chronic Kidney Disease helps patients understand how to live well with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and cope with the changes that happen as CKD progresses. This program part of our Nephrology Library.
  • Living with PTSD was added as part of an expansion of our Mental & Emotional Health Library and helps patients and their loved ones understand how to manage living with PTSD.

HealthClips videos are short and concise, and showcase real patient stories in order to make them more relatable and engaging. Clinicians trust them because they are evidence-based, clinically reviewed regularly, focus on a single behavioral learning objective and reflect national practice guidelines. Additionally, the content is produced at the 5th grade literacy level, and available in English and Spanish. Our programming is designed to support hospitals in their efforts to meet accreditation standards, reduce readmissions, and improve patient satisfaction and quality of care.

About The Communicator Awards is the leading international awards program honoring creative excellence for marketing and communications professionals. Founded by passionate communications professionals over two decades ago, the Communicator Awards is an annual competition honoring the best digital, mobile, audio, video, and social content the industry has to offer. The Communicator Awards is widely recognized as one of the largest awards of its kind in the world.

About The Wellness Network is a national leader in actionable patient education and engagement, with a range of comprehensive solutions that improve outcomes for health systems, payers, employers, and health care providers. TWN’s health education and engagement solutions deliver original, professionally endorsed, and award-winning educational content when and where it’s needed across the continuum of care. The Wellness Network has an unprecedented reach in the US, supporting over 3,000 facilities impacting over 12 million patients and caregivers annually.