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How to Protect, Prepare, & Organize Your Personal Digital Health in 2021

Bruce Mendelsohn (The Hired Pen) Just like changing our smoke detector batteries when we shift from Daylight Savings Time to Standard Time, the beginning of each year reminds us to conduct a “Personal Digital Health Checkup”.  Beyond the practical benefit of protecting your digital health and privacy, the hour or so you invest to review,…

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The Importance of Digital Engagement for Healthcare Marketers

Rebecca Wong, Managing Director, Three Whiskey US The pandemic has demonstrated the importance of digital engagement and virtual connection, especially for healthcare providers and companies. This year it will become increasingly important for healthcare marketers to leverage these digital channels in order to keep up with evolving customer needs and build brand trust.  So, how…

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Fixing the Disconnected World of Healthcare Payments (INFOGRAPHIC)

Brian Wallace, Founder & President, NowSourcing During COVID-19, collecting payments and going to the doctor has become increasingly complex.  When it comes to healthcare, most Americans want price estimates upfront;  84% of Millennials and Gen Z and 65% of Baby Boomers want these price estimates, yet only half are accurate.  Many Americans struggle with unexpected medical…

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Digital Voting: An Idea That’s Time has Come

Larry Moore founded a federally certified voting system that processes 75% of the paper ballots in the states of Washington and Oregon. But now, he believes it is vital that America talk about digital voting. Larry Moore Everything you have heard about digital voting is wrong – if you have heard anything at all. This…

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Alpha Sigma Capital Offers Ability to Invest Through an IRA in Digital Asset Fund

CommPRO Editorial Staff Alpha Sigma Capital (ASC), a digital asset fund investing in emerging cryptocurrencies and blockchain companies, announced it is now accepting investments from IRAs (Individual Retirement Account) for Accredited Investors in the United States. “The opportunity to invest in digital assets via your tax-deferred account demonstrates the continued mainstream adoption of this new…

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Kenneth Cole And An Alliance Of The Leading Mental Health Organizations Join Forces With Celebrities And Advocates To Launch An Unprecedented Coalition At A Critical Moment In Time

CommPRO Editorial Staff Social activist and iconic fashion designer Kenneth Cole, announced the launch of The Mental Health Coalition (MHC), the first collaborative effort of this scale which convenes and unites the leading US mental health organizations, creative and media platforms, passionate advocates, as well as celebrities working collectively to destigmatize mental health conditions and address…

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Types of Digital Media

Ronn Torossian, CEO, 5WPR People spend an average of seven hours a day on the internet using digital media, this according to mentor-led data analytics and science educational company Springboard. While the history of digital media goes back to the 1980’s  with those handheld video games, look at all the options today where just about…

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Category Confusion: The New Wave of Healthcare IPOs

Shannon Hooper, EVP and Chief Growth Officer, ReviveHealth What’s in a category? Communications lessons from our newest public market entrants. While we sit mesmerized by the debacles underway with some of the most recent tech IPOs, there’s another dynamic at play: a new acceleration in tech-enabled healthcare companies entering the public market. This year alone,…

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5 Digital Marketing Strategies to Improve Medical Marijuana Sales

Ken Newman, CEO, DMA | Digital Marketing Agency The number of people who head to the internet to research health and wellness products has jumped to 57%. These online searches are especially important in the medical marijuana industry, where so much confusion, misinformation, and changing laws send consumers to the internet in search of clarification.…

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5 Reasons the Healthcare Industry Should Invest in Blockchain Technology

Nirav Shastri, Sr. Digital Marketing Strategis, Space-O Technologies The majority of the people associate blockchain technology with cryptocurrency like Bitcoin. Its application has grown far and wide and today, blockchain technology is being used by almost every industry including the healthcare sector. If you are working in healthcare, you must have a clear idea of…

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Chamber of Digital Commerce to Host Congressional Blockchain Education Day, July 18th

CommPRO.biz Editorial Staff The Chamber of Digital Commerce, the world’s first and largest blockchain trade association representing more than 200 member companies, has announced it is hosting its third Congressional Blockchain Education Day on July 18. The Education Day will coincide with the Chamber’s fifth anniversary, which will officially be held on July 19. Congressional…

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Blockchain: How Cryptocurrencies are Changing our Digital Economy

Wendy Glavin, Founder & CEO, Wendy Glavin Agency On July 11, 2019, I participated in BitAngels New York City’s July meeting, hosted at Ideanomics. The morning was an action-packed pitchfest. BitAngels was hosted by blockchain industry leader Michael Terpin.  The event included  Rajesh Anandan, Co-Creator of UNICEF Kid Power and presentations by Benjamin Kaplin, Co-CEO of…

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Golin Strenthens Healthcare Leadership with NY Hire of Rachel Hooper

CommPRO Editorial Staff Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) agency Golin hired Rachel Hooper as executive director to lead the firm’s media, digital, and public affairs healthcare pursuits across the Healthcare Practice. She officially started on April 15 and is based in Golin’s New York office, reporting to Neera Chaudhary, global president of healthcare. Hooper has more…

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How to Add Value with In-house Digital Capabilities

Rich Jachetti, Senior Partner, The Stevens Group If you’re the CEO of a small-to-medium sized public relations firm, it’s very possible  that a good part of your thinking about the future growth of your agency focuses on formulating a strategy for the sale of your firm someday. That day may not come  this year, or…

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The Importance of the Human Touch in a Digital World 

Carol Kinsey Goman, Ph.D Most of us use our cell phones and computers to inform, make requests of, and collaborate with co-workers, clients and customers. The digital age has connected people across the world, making e-commerce and global networking a reality. But does this reliance on technology, also mean we are losing the ability to effectively…

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