SOURCE: GetWellNetwork

GetWellNetwork

October 22, 2010 16:11 ET

MEDIA ALERT: GetWellNetwork to Address Doctors Community Hospital's 6th Annual Women's Health Conference

Founder and CEO Michael O'Neil Will Discuss the Patient Journey

BETHESDA, MD--(Marketwire - October 22, 2010) -  GetWellNetwork, Inc., the leading provider of interactive patient care solutions, today announced that Michael O'Neil, CEO and founder, will speak at the 6th annual Women's Health Conference at Doctors Health Community Hospital. Mr. O'Neil will share his experience as a cancer patient and address the continuum of care -- the patient journey -- from pre-admission to post-charge. He will share how a patient-centered approach to care improves both satisfaction and outcomes for the patient and hospital.

Mr. O'Neil's session, "Your Health Care Journey," will inspire women attending the conference to take a more active role in their health and share how being engaged in the health care process leads to better personal health outcomes. 

Date: October 23, 2010
Time: 12:15 PM EDT
Location: University of Maryland University College, Inn and Conference Center
Registration: http://www.dchweb.org/dch/services/womensctr/conference.html

About Doctors Community Hospital
Opened in 1975 by a group of leading community physicians, Doctors Community Hospital is a private, not-for-profit hospital located in Lanham, Maryland. Doctors Community Hospital currently operates 200 medical/surgical beds, admits 12,000 patients annually, treats more than 55,000 Emergency Center patients and employs 1,300 individuals. The medical staff is comprised of more than 600 physicians and offers a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services, a number of specialty and subspecialty services, and a full range of ancillary and support services.

About GetWellNetwork
GetWellNetwork, Inc. uses the bedside TV to entertain, educate and empower hospital patients and caregivers to be more actively engaged in their care. This patient-centered approach improves both satisfaction and outcomes for patients and hospitals. GetWellNetwork is the leader in interactive patient care solutions and exclusively endorsed by the American Hospital Association. More information about GetWellNetwork can be found at www.GetWellNetwork.com.

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