The ultimate B2B M&A checklist: Rolling out successful rebranding, public relations and strategic communications for healthcare acquisitions.

The ultimate B2B M&A checklist: Rolling out successful rebranding, public relations and strategic communications for healthcare acquisitions.

As an agency specializing in B2B healthcare marketing, we can be frequently be found on the front lines of projects related to branding, public relations and communications for healthcare acquisitions. In fact, we’ve been in this industry for decades and have never seen the amount of deal-making that is happening in healthcare right now. This trend is impacting all types of big players—but especially health insurers like Anthem and CIGNA and large regional health systems. PWC has noted that...

Activate Health named among top Nashville healthcare marketing firms by research organization Clutch.co

Activate Health named among top Nashville healthcare marketing firms by research organization Clutch.co

Activate Health has just secured a place as #1 on a list of top Nashville healthcare marketing firms. The list was developed by Clutch.co, a ranking website of marketing, advertising and digital marketing agencies. Activate Health’s satellite offices in Portland, Oregon and Scottsdale, Arizona also made the list of top firms in those respective cities as well. Clutch is an independent Washington, DC research company that identifies leading software and professional services firms that...

New study shows changing consumer expectations for social media responsiveness.

New study shows changing consumer expectations for social media responsiveness.

Younger consumers and men have the highest expectations around response times on social media comments from all types of companies, including healthcare organizations. A recent study by Clutch.co, a leading research firm, showed that nearly 83% of respondents expect brands to respond to comments on social media within a day or less. Almost half of millennials believe that they should respond in an hour or less. The same study showed that more males (82%) than females (72%) expect brands to...

Virtual reality in healthcare: New series of industry articles details how virtual reality is impacting clinical research, care delivery

Virtual reality in healthcare: New series of industry articles details how virtual reality is impacting clinical research, care delivery

The use of virtual reality in healthcare has now joined blockchain as one of the hottest topics in health IT. That’s why Activate Health has teamed up with some of the biggest, most renowned health systems and healthcare institutions in the nation to develop a thoughtful look at how this new tech is transforming the industry. Our new series on virtual reality in healthcare kicked off with a new article in Healthcare Business Today and will be followed by articles in Group Practice Journal...

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE SUMMIT OF THE SOUTHEAST 2018

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE SUMMIT OF THE SOUTHEAST 2018

As health IT marketing committee members for Tennessee HIMSS, our team is responsible for many of the content marketing tactics that reach hundreds of leaders in the health IT field. Our recent participation in the Summit of the Southeast—a Nashville HIMSS conference—concluded with a recap of the event published on the organization’s website. If you weren’t able to attend this informative event, we hope you’ll enjoy a summary of the recap below. For the full recap, visit the TN HIMSS blog....

Who’s selling who in the world of B2B health care marketing: The knowledge you need to kickstart your career or take it to the next level.

Who’s selling who in the world of B2B health care marketing: The knowledge you need to kickstart your career or take it to the next level.

If you’re already working in B2B health care marketing or sales, you know how fast it’s evolving and how hard it is to keep up. The amount of regulation, consolidation and growth happening in this space is staggering. Fortunately, if you have a few years under your belt, you probably understand your organization’s market and stakeholders very well, including your competitors, customers and suppliers. However, gaining a grasp of the world beyond isn’t always easy given the complexity of this...

HEALTHCARE VIRTUAL REALITY VIDEO BRINGS A 40 FOOT MOBILE CLINIC INTO A 20″ X 20″ BOOTH.

  Activate Health has just developed a new healthcare virtual reality video that gives Medicare risk management conference attendees a 360 look inside our client’s mobile health clinics. Get a sneak peek at the incredible immersive experience offered by today's latest stereoscopic 3D technology. This technology is an incredible way to showcase capabilities within hospitals, pharmacies and medical clinics. To view this virtual reality video, please ensure you select at least 2160s...

BIGGER NOT ALWAYS BETTER: WHY THE LARGEST HEALTHCARE ADVERTISING AGENCIES MAY NOT BE TRUE PARTNERS IN YOUR SUCCESS.

BIGGER NOT ALWAYS BETTER: WHY THE LARGEST HEALTHCARE ADVERTISING AGENCIES MAY NOT BE TRUE PARTNERS IN YOUR SUCCESS.

The top healthcare advertising agencies and marketing firms today look very different than they did just several years ago. Mergers and acquisitions, just like they have within the healthcare industry itself, have transformed the industry landscape. Yet there is something lacking in these big organizations…and if you’ve ever partnered with one of them you have likely experienced it. Unless your organization is a sizeable, national health plan, health system or health technology firm, you’re...

ACTIVATE HEALTH CLIENT RECEIVES B2B, CONSUMER PR MENTIONS IN BLOOMBERG, WALL STREET JOURNAL, LA TIMES, CHICAGO TRIBUNE ARTICLES

ACTIVATE HEALTH CLIENT RECEIVES B2B, CONSUMER PR MENTIONS IN BLOOMBERG, WALL STREET JOURNAL, LA TIMES, CHICAGO TRIBUNE ARTICLES

LTCG, a leading insurance administrator, has received numerous consumer and B2B PR mentions in prominent insurance, publications including the Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg this month. Our strategic public relations support positioned the company’s CEO as a thought leader in long term care insurance and benefits. LTCG is a business process outsourcing (BPO) firm, taking on the administration of long term care insurance policies for top insurance carriers like New York Life,...

A SPECIALTY PHARMACY PR CLIENT IN THE HEADLINES

A SPECIALTY PHARMACY PR CLIENT IN THE HEADLINES

Activate Health has partnered with a specialty pharmacy public relations client to to celebrate the incredible women of this industry. This two-part article celebrated the incredible achiements these individuals made to improving patient care and healthcare quality. Activate Health collaborated with our client, Avella Specialty Pharmacy, as well as many other leading pharmacies across this sector, to craft this industry article highlighting the achievements of several accomplished women....