The Impact of Missed Appointments (And What You Can Do About It)

One of the unfortunate consequences of medical distancing due to COVID-19 has been a dramatic decline in the number of preventive screenings and visits. On a panel at the RISE Medicare Marketing & Sales Summit, our client American Cancer Society called attention to the impact of these missed appointments: an initial 46% decrease in newly diagnosed patients with 6 common types of cancer (i.e. breast, colorectal, lung, pancreatic, gastric, and esophageal). As the American Cancer Society highlighted, these missed cancers will still be diagnosed eventually, but likely at a later stage and with worse prognosis.  

By Welltok Marketing

How One Health System Used Patient Outreach to Cut ED Visits

Annie Bonzer, Altru Health's director of marketing and public relations, sat down with Patient Engagement HIT  to discuss how she partnered with Welltok to drive clinic traffic with a multi-channel campaign. See below for the full article. 

By Welltok Marketing

Survey Respondents: 69% Say They Want to get COVID-19 Vaccine

Welltok recently asked 1,000 adults across the U.S. what they really think about the COVID-19 vaccine. For a summary of the findings, check out the below article from HealthLeaders, who interviewed Welltok's Chief Strategy Officer, April Gill, for a quick a recap. 

By Welltok Marketing

Financial Wellness Tips for the New Year

Getting your financial house in order is one of the most common new year resolutions. We invited our financial wellness partner, Prudential, to share some tips to get you started. 

By Vishal Jain, Head of Financial Wellness Strategy & Development at Prudential

Bring on the Fun! 8 Employee-Approved Activities

With office perks and happy hours on hiatus in 2020, many HR and comms teams were searching for ways to keep things lively and engaging for employees. Since we are all in the same virtual boat, we’ve compiled a list of the activities we’ve hosted to keep connected and have a little fun too:

By Welltok Marketing

So, What Is Consumer Activation Anyway?

Activating consumers – simply put, getting people to take a desired action – is the ultimate win for any marketing or product team, but it’s not as easy as television (ahem, Emily in Paris) makes it look.  

By Welltok Marketing