World Radio Day 2-13-2020
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According to UNESCO (@UNESCO), “On World Radio Day 2020 (WRD 2020), UNESCO calls on radio stations to uphold diversity, both in their newsroom and on the airwaves. Radio is a powerful medium for celebrating humanity in all its diversity and constitutes a platform for democratic discourse. At the global level, radio remains the most widely consumed medium. This unique ability to reach out the widest audience means radio can shape a society’s experience of diversity, stand as an arena for all voices to speak out, be represented and heard.” HealthcareNow Radio shares the latest news about our station and its shows, and how you too can be part of the World Radio Day Celebration on February 13, 2020.
Healthcare Now Radio
HealthcareNOW Radio happens to be celebrating its 8th birthday this week. Over the past year, the boom in streaming radio and podcasting due to smartphones, smart speakers and plug-and-play in cars, has had a huge impact on HealthcareNow Radio’s exposure. 2019 was a great year for voice and we saw tremendous growth in our radio station and companion podcast channel.. Some 2019 highlights include:
- Our live streaming radio station has continued to get 20,000 listeners a month.
- Our on-demand and podcast channel is now generating about 13,000 plays per month.
- Along with our radio shows (shows that stream on our radio platform) we’ve added podcast-only shows to our fold.
Learn about all of the great programming on our programs page. Tune and and check out our Listening Guide where you can find episodes on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Google Play, and more.
Our Newest Radio Shows
Overrated and Underused
Weekdays at 10am, 6pm, and 2am ET
Killer public relations, marketing and social media in healthcare requires making the right moves at the right time. Your Hosts, Experienced Marketers Jen Jennings and Tom Testa have emerged from the trenches to provide the answers. In each episode, they will debate the most OVERRATED and UNDERUSED promotional tactics – evaluating each not only for their effectiveness, but their cost-effectiveness, while sharing best practice examples and challenging the status quo.
Weekdays at 3pm, 11pm, and 7am ET
The Healthcare APPtitude radio show will cover a lot of ground in 2020. From the rising costs of healthcare in America, to the political implications of the upcoming presidential election, we’ll examine some of the groundbreaking advances that healthcare’s thought leaders and industry influencers are bringing to the table. From an IT standpoint, we’ll address how the latest apps are helping health systems bend the cost curve and address the need for better patient engagement. But we’ll also learn best practices from leaders outside of our industry, and how they are helping to influence the trajectory of healthcare for years to come.
Our Newest Podcasts
On the HealthChangers podcast, presented by Cambia Health Solutions, we share real stories of health care transformation, from those who are experiencing it and those helping to make health care more personalized. We aim to step back and see real people’s stories at a personal level. We dive deep into specific health care topics, from the problems that health innovators are solving, to personal consumer stories and new technologies, and everything in between. In 2018 and 2019, HealthChangers was recognized as a finalist for best podcast in PR News’ Platinum Awards, in 2019 HealthChangers was recognized as a finalist for Brand Journalism and Audio Storytelling in PR Daily’s Content Marketing Awards. Find our full podcast archive here.
Subscribe to our podcast, Tuning Healthcare, hosted by Lumeris Senior Vice President Nigel Ohrenstein. Each episode brings industry experts discussing the defining opportunities in healthcare. Topics include:
- industry disruption
- the pace of change from volume to value
- evolving primary care models
- the importance of scale, operational capabilities and technology
- changing dynamics between payers and providers
- the push for downside risk
- and more
We are Diversity, We are Radio
13 Ideas for Celebrating World Radio Day 2020!
There are many ways in which you can support and celebrate World Radio Day. UNESCO offers 13 ideas for celebrating the 13th of February. to get you started planning your World Radio Day 2019 celebrations under the theme of Dialogue, Tolerance and Peace. Everyone in the community can get involved!