Navigation Links
DaVita.com Receives eHealthcare Leadership Award
Date:12/8/2008

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DaVita Inc., a leading provider of kidney care services for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and kidney failure, is honored to receive the eHealthcare Leadership Award for the best overall internet site in the Consumer/Disease-Focused category. DaVita.com was one of 1,100 entries submitted to the ninth annual eHealthcare Leadership Awards. The program recognizes websites in the healthcare industry such as health plans, healthcare associates, online health companies, pharmaceutical companies and other healthcare organizations.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020729/DAVITALOGO)

The category of Best Overall Internet Site contained 17 classifications, or sub-categories. Many factors were considered during the judging process such as delivery of strong health content, interactivity, medical care support, integration with the organization's operations, as well as strength of web design and ease of navigation.

Jason Walker, Director of DaVita.com says, "We are experiencing record levels of traffic on our site as we continue to expand our product and content offerings. This award is a wonderful way to cap off a banner year."

DaVita.com is the premier online source for kidney disease and dialysis information providing educational articles and videos about chronic kidney disease, dialysis, diet and nutrition. DaVita.com also features more than 500 kidney-friendly recipes and tools like DaVita Diet Helper, an online interactive meal planner for kidney patients, to learn about the disease and optimize their lives with chronic kidney disease and on dialysis.

Recently, DaVita.com added a physician website offering kidney specialists, primary care physicians and other specialist resources such as: patient educational handouts, coding and billing information, links to DaVita(R) services, medical and clinical news relevant to their practices, and information on medical conferences.

DaVita is a registered trademark of DaVita Inc. All other trademarks are the properties of their respective owners.

About DaVita Inc.

DaVita Inc., a FORTUNE 500(R) company, is a leading provider of kidney care in the United States, providing dialysis services and education for patients with chronic kidney failure and end stage renal disease. DaVita manages more than 1,400 outpatient facilities and acute units in more than 700 hospitals located in 43 states and the District of Columbia, serving approximately 110,000 patients. As part of DaVita's commitment to building a healthy, caring community, DaVita develops, participates in and donates to numerous programs dedicated to transforming communities and creating positive, sustainable change for children, families and our environment. For more information about DaVita, its kidney education materials, and its community programs, please visit http://www.davita.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE DaVita Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. DaVita.com Launches Physician Website
2. Sunrise Receives Proceeds from Venture Refinancing
3. BD Receives FDA Approval for the BD FocalPoint(TM) GS Imaging System to Enhance the Detection of Cervical Cancer
4. Memory Pharmaceuticals Receives NASDAQ Decisions
5. The Salvation Army Receives First Gold Coin of the Season
6. NewCardio Restructures 2007 Financing, Receives $2.8 Million Additional Cash and Improves Capital Structure
7. AGA Medical Receives European CE Mark Approval for AMPLATZER(R) Cardiac Plug
8. diaDexus Receives CE Mark Certification for the PLAC(R) Test
9. NUCRYST Receives Requisition to Call a Special Meeting of Shareholders From Majority Shareholder
10. President George W. Bush Receives International Medal of PEACE That Coincides With PEPFAR Milestone on World Aids Day:
11. Organogenesis Receives Two Prestigious Awards for Economic Impact and Manufacturing Excellence
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... ... AlignLife clinics nationwide are giving back to their communities by collecting toys ... gifts wrapped tightly under a Christmas Tree. AlignLife hopes to spread the joy ... In exchange for generous donations, customers will receive a gift in return. Anyone ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) , ... December 07, 2016 ... ... Dermatology is proud to announce that its fully redesigned website, which launched October ... well as a sleek responsive design and easy-to-navigate layout. Visitors and patients can ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... December 07, 2016 , ... ... Top 20 Marketing Campaign Winner in the Folio: Marketing Awards competition. Live From ... the year’s best in pioneering, inventive, and ultimately successful projects undertaken by the ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... AZ (PRWEB) , ... December ... ... ElectroMedical Technologies, announced its newest portable bioelectronic medicine device WellnessPro Plus for ... WellnessPro Plus substantially enhances the WellnessPro platform by expanding the treatment modalities ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... 2016 , ... “Walking With God: Inspirational Lessons from My Life's Journey”: ... be aware of God's direction in their lives. “Walking With God: Inspirational Lessons from ... active church leader. , Sanford says, “I enjoy sharing the true stories ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/6/2016)... N.Y. , Dec. 6, 2016  Licenders is bringing their ... This new location in Park Slope at 203 13 th ... Brooklyn clientele. "Our goal is to ... treatment plans are designed to get children right back to class ... are 100% all natural and safe for the whole family," Licenders ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... 2016  "Blood Tests replace Surgical Biopsies. Single ... The Diagnostic, Monitoring and Screening Test opportunities are ... occurring using in vitro blood testing to identify ... backing, has announced a single blood test to ... than the market. New technology that definitively identifies ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... 6, 2016 Diabetes & Obesity Drug Development ... obesity disease cluster is currently dominated by therapeutics indicated ... diabetes mellitus (T2DM), and the majority of the pipeline, ... is attributable to these indications. While products indicated for ... there are a large number of these products in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: