2015 eHealthcare Leadership Awards WinnerThe ViewMedica Patient Education System is the recipient of two Gold awards in the 2015 eHealthcare Leadership Awards. ViewMedica won for the third straight year in the Best Rich Media category, and also earned Gold for Best Interactive application.

"The Gold award for Best Interactive is really special because ViewMedica is more than just a library of videos," Swarm Interactive CEO Don Wittekind said. "ViewMedica is a powerful application full of features to help hospitals and medical practices educate their patients and market their services."

"From bumpers that allow you to add your own content before and after each video to our playlist feature that lets you create custom educational presentations, the ViewMedica player is built to handle all your marketing and education needs," Wittekind said. "And with the addition of VMcast, ViewMedica can now run your waiting room video as well."

Swarm Interactive, Inc. is the developer of ViewMedica, a Web-based informational system used by thousands of doctors around the world to educate their patients with clear and attractive medical videos. Subscribers to ViewMedica customize their own medical content library at an affordable price. Practices and patients can print hard-copy brochures describing any condition or procedure in the ViewMedica library. And, ViewMedica is accessible on most smart phone, tablet and desktop environments. All content includes closed captioning and Spanish support.

The eHealthcare Leadership Awards recognize the very best websites and digital communications of healthcare organizations, online health companies, pharmaceutical/medical equipment firms, suppliers, and business improvement initiatives. These awards highlight the Internet's role in achieving an organization's business objectives and recognize the hard work that has gone into creating outstanding health websites and digital initiatives.

Winners were recognized during a special presentation at the 19th Annual Healthcare Internet Conference in Orlando, FL. An independent panel of judges familiar with healthcare and digital communications evaluated the entries, who's digital efforts were rated based on a standard of Internet excellence and how they compare with others.

Dr. Robert L. Lock, II, DOToday's site upgrade is Robert L. Lock, II, DO, a Board Certified Arizona Orthopedic Surgeon with a sub-specialty in Adult Reconstructive Surgery.

Cutting Edge Treatmeants

Committed to providing comprehensive, patient-centered orthopedic care, Dr. Lock actively encourages patients and their families to become involved and educated regarding their condition.

He is known for taking the time to listen to patients and explaining complex conditions in uncomplicated ways.  His specialty is Total Joint Replacement, however, he offers non-surgical treatment options as well for individuals who suffer with degenerative arthritis. 

Dr. Lock is often referred more complex revision surgery cases (joint replacements that have become loose or infected) and second opinions.

Gastroenterology AssociatesToday's site launch is Gastroenterology Associates, a team of board-certified gastroenterologists specializing in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of digestive and liver diseases.

About Gastroenterology Associates

Gastroenterology Associates, P.A. provides gastroenterology and hepatology services, including advanced evaluation and treatment of diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon, pancreas, biliary system (gallbladder and bile ducts), and liver. Gastroenterology Associates, holds their practice to the highest standards. It is one of many ways that they provide expert, compassionate care.

Award-Winning Facility in Hickory, NC

At Gastroenterology Associates's award-winning facility, you can receive outpatient care as well as endoscopy services in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere. Their 3,500 square foot endoscopy unit features three procedure rooms with high definition equipment which allows for more precise and accurate treatment. Accredited by the AAAHC, the facility is licensed by Medicare and the State of North Carolina. The American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) has recognized our endoscopy facility as one of the first four centers in the state for outstanding quality measures. Gastroenterology Associates is the only endoscopy facility in the Unifour area to receive the ASGE Certificate of Recognition.

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