2016 eHealthcare Leadership Awards WinnerThe ViewMedica patient education library is the recipient of two Gold and one Silver awards in the 2016 eHealthcare Leadership Awards. Three wins marks a new high for ViewMedica in the contest, topping two Golds won in 2015.

"Our 3D visuals have always scored well in the Best Rich Media category," Swarm Interactive CEO Don Wittekind said. "But this year it was nice to also be recognized for the broader Best Content award, in which we competed against all forms of medical education across the web. This is a clear recognition that the content of our library is as strong as the stunning artwork we use to support it."

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 20th Annual Healthcare Internet Conference in Las Vegas. 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.

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.

1,000+ ViewMedia patient education videos now available for licensing to SONIFI Health clients

SONIFISwarm Interactive, Inc., publisher of the ViewMedica Patient Education library, is pleased to announce its newest content partner, SONIFI Health.

SONIFI Health provides interactive patient services through TVs and tablets to thousands of hospital rooms throughout the United States, and this new partnership will allow new and existing clients to license ViewMedica videos for use in their in-house patient education libraries.  

ViewMedica’s award-winning videos deliver the essential information patients need to understand their particular pathologies and treatments. Each video averages about two to three minutes long, using colorful visuals and sharp, 3d renderings. And, the information is delivered at a 6th to 8th grade reading level for clarity. All videos are available in English and Spanish.  

ABOUT SONIFI HEALTH

SONIFI has been a leader in delivering interactive content and connectivity solutions for more than 30 years. SONIFI provides interactive services for approximately 1.5 million hotel rooms worldwide, and thousands of hospital rooms throughout the United States. Hospitals are partnering with SONIFI Health due to our vast education and integration expertise.  

SONIFI Health delivers interactive patient engagement applications that encourage active patient participation along the continuum of care to promote healthy lifestyle choices and improved patient outcomes. The system is delivered across multiple technology platforms including mobile devices, computers and televisions at the bedside and in the home to improve the patient and family experience while increasing hospital operational efficiencies.  

The system allows the patient to view assigned educational content, complete questionnaires, order meals, view care team information, access their schedule, enjoy in-room entertainment and relaxation therapy, adjust temperature controls, and interact with their care team. Nurses use the dashboards and reports for centralized visibility of the patients care participation and needs. Nurses are also saving hours each day through automation of tasks by SONIFI Health’s communication tools such as patient education, meal ordering, surveys, discharge instructions and more.