Wellbe, Inc. Honored in Summer/Fall 2013 Web Health Awards(SM) Competition


Wellbe, Inc. was selected as a winner in the 15th annual Web Health Awards(SM) program. This competition — held twice each year: Winter/Spring and Summer/Fall — recognizes the nation’s best digital health resources.

Wellbe received the organization’s highest Gold achievement in the competitive Web-based resource/tool category for its “Avera TotalCare” project in collaboration with Avera McKennan Hospital.

Wellbe joins the ranks of the American Diabetes Association, Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education, Abbott Laboratories, Medscape/WebMD, UnitedHealthcare and other nationwide organizations in receiving a gold award, demonstrating the success of the Guided CarePath tool in transforming the patient journey for episodic care.

“We were delighted to participate in the 2013 Web Health Awards competition, and were honored to be selected as a winner,” said James Dias, CEO and Founder of Wellbe. “Our winning entry was chosen from more than 300 entries.”

Wellbe was judged alongside high-profile contributors, including March of Dimes, AARP, Optum Health, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, and other well-known industry leaders by a panel of distinguished experts in digital health media.

About Wellbe, Inc. (www.wellbe.me)
Wellbe, the inventor of the cloud-based Guided CarePath, works with health providers to engage patients as partners in their treatments. Our Guided CarePaths empower patients to learn and take the actions required to achieve better outcomes at lower costs. High-performing hospitals use Wellbe’s Guided CarePaths to improve the experience and efficiency of helping patients to succeed with their medical treatments and surgeries.

About the Web Health Awards (http://www.healthawards.com/wha/)
The Web Health Awards(SM) program is organized by the Health Information Resource Center(SM) (HIRC), a national clearinghouse for professionals who work in consumer health fields. Other well-known HIRC programs include the 20th annual National Health Information Awards(SM), (healthawards.com) which annually recognizes the nation’s best consumer health programs and materials (for non-digital resources), and two national “Fitness Day” events: The annual National Women’s Health & Fitness Day® (fitnessday.com/women) and the annual Family Health & Fitness Day USA® (fitnessday.com/family).