The model for healthcare delivery and treatment was upended by the COVID-19 pandemic, as ordinary Americans have learned to take more control of their own care and treatment, harnessing a new class of technology tools that have given individuals unprecedented clout. But patients and healthcare providers still need to partner together for the best outcomes, according to Jim Weiss, founder and CEO of Real Chemistry.
CrowdPharm, an independent full-service agency with one of healthcare’s largest networks of global talent, announced a strategic partnership with True Media to provide integrated, data-driven media strategy that influences customer behavior.
Independent, full-service health and wellness advertising agency AbelsonTaylor promoted Christopher Mauck to senior director of interactive technology.
U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy stood by federal guidance that those fully vaccinated against Covid-19 no longer needed to wear masks, while blaming social media companies for fueling vaccine misinformation.
Facebook on July 17 defended itself against U.S. President Joe Biden’s assertion that the social media platform is “killing people” by allowing misinformation about coronavirus vaccines to proliferate, saying the facts tell a different story.
CMI Media Group (a WPP company) and Compas (a NMSDC certified diverse supplier that is minority-owned) announced the appointment of Marjolein Bruurs as Chief Financial Officer.
Ashfield, part of UDG Healthcare plc, announced the launch of EmerGENE, a global end-to-end cell and gene therapy network approach which promises to support small and midsize biotechs with the commercialization of their discoveries.
Havas Health & You (HH&Y) announced the appointment of Eric Weisberg as Global Chief Creative Officer for the quickly expanding network.
Ogilvy Health announced that health industry leader Kim Johnson was appointed Global Chief Executive Officer.
PRECISIONeffect announced the promotion of two long-term employees who have made significant and strategic contributions to client work from the healthcare advertising agency’s London office: Simon Wilson and Elizabeth Spencer.