Annual reports have evolved over the years. FirstTracks has become an expert in this evolution. We just added another Lamplighter Gold Award for outstanding publication. Our recent Lamplighter Gold Award winner, titled Looking Forward with Enhanced... Keep Reading: Does Your Annual Report Deliver the Goods?
Developing a Brand & Marketing Strategy for a New Walk-In Care Clinic FirstTracks Marketing Group recently won a Gold Lamplighter Award from the New England Society of Healthcare Innovators (NESHCo) at its annual awards ceremony. The Lamplighters... Keep Reading: Gold Lamplighter Award from the New England Society of Healthcare Innovators
In our business the buzz is all about being on-line, social media tactics with webinars offering every form of advice. My in box looks like a 2am infomercial fest. The buzz can be deafening and overwhelming to the point that I just might get struck... Keep Reading: Newsletters, They Still Work
Does this sound like your hospital website content publishing process? ALL of your hospital website content needs to be fed through one person who has to actually build the pages using an HTML editor which is a slow, time-consuming process and puts a... Keep Reading: Building a better hospital website with WordPress CMS
I know you can operate, deliver a baby, administer chemo, take a picture of my brain, add pace to my heart and replace my knee but what about the rest of the story (thanks Paul Harvey). Does your community really have the full picture? If I'm a... Keep Reading: Hospitals, What Do You Do?
A hospital's view from the inside looking out can be very different than the community's view in. A hospital sees itself providing essential health services and so much more. Millions of $ in free care, free programs for seniors, teens, kids, moms... Keep Reading: Align Your Hospital Marketing Strategy
What does a powerful community connection mean? In the world of marketing and communication it's a measure of how quick and agile you can be in responding to and communicating with your direct and extended community. Can you post information to your... Keep Reading: How Powerful is your Hospital’s Community Connection?
Ever been to a busy hospital lobby or department waiting area? We all have, and what are we seeing when we’re there? Many times it’s not something that’s related to why we’re there. The latest local photographer exhibit or... Keep Reading: In House Hospital Posters, What’s the Plan?
We work with quite a few health care organizations some of which are local hospitals in NH. One common theme I have noticed in my dealings with these hospitals is that they all are ignoring a massive wealth of information from the traffic their... Keep Reading: 3 Quick Tips: Start Learning More About Your Hospital Online
Unlike years ago, today’s healthcare consumers are much more savvy and are playing an increasingly active role in the selection of their healthcare providers, including specialists. Hospitals need to be proactive in relationship building with their... Keep Reading: Grow Your Hospital’s Business with a Seminar Series
I take a keen interest in all aspects of marketing, especially health care marketing. I read an article in Strategic Health Care Communications that discussed the marketing, or lack thereof, of a major Chicago hospital. This particular hospital had... Keep Reading: What’s a Hospitals Reputation Worth?
Social Media is on everyone’s radar. With hundreds of millions of users and growth at an astronomical rate, the Guilt Complex is rearing it’s ugly head. Keep Reading: 4 Should and Should Not’s for Hospital Social Media Marketing