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FertilityAuthority.com Honored with 2012 eHealthcare Leadership Award
November 27, 2012
NEW YORK, Nov 27, 2012 -- FertilityAuthority.com recently received a Gold award in the 2012 eHealthcare Leadership Awards. This leading awards program exclusively recognizes the very best websites and digital communications of large and small health care organizations, online health companies, pharmaceutical/medical equipment firms, suppliers and business improvement initiatives.
FertilityAuthority.com received a Gold award for Best Doctor Directory in the Consumer Disease-Focused site category and was one of nearly 1,100 entries judged by a panel of experts familiar with health care and the internet. Websites were rated based on a standard of internet excellence and how they compare with others in their group classification. Winners of platinum, gold, silver and distinction awards represented 18 industry classifications -- from hospitals and health systems to pharmaceutical firms and online health companies. Awards were given in 14 different categories, with 240 organizations receiving recognition.
"At FertilityAuthority, our mission is to connect infertility patients with authoritative, substantive fertility content and trusted fertility doctors by providing an in-depth directory to local fertility doctors and clinics that can be accessed with a zip code search," says Jennifer Redmond, Editor-in-Chief. FertilityAuthority and its sister site FertileThoughts provide premium content and the world's largest fertility social network site, bringing the best practices from other verticals to the niche fertility segment. In addition, the company has launched three new websites focused on egg freezing, gender selection and IVF costs. These new mini-sites are: www.eggfreezingcosts.com,
The eHealthcare Leadership Awards program was developed and first presented 13 years ago by eHealthcare Strategy & Trends, a leading industry resource published by Health Care Communications in Rye, NY.
"We were delighted to participate in this competition and are honored to receive a Gold award for 2012," Redmond says.
FertilityAuthority provides comprehensive, interactive resources for fertility patients with quality information and tools to simplify the search for trusted fertility doctors and fertility clinics. With more than 900,000 monthly visits, the websites FertilityAuthority.com and FertileThoughts.com -- along with a staff of patient care coordinators -- help partner physicians and practices meet the ever-growing demand of patients seeking fertility care.