November 10, 2015
Manchester Memorial Hospital Wins Thoroughbred Awards
Manchester, KY: Manchester Memorial Hospital’s (MMH) marketing department was recently honored with 2 Thoroughbred Awards and 3 Certificates of Merit from the Kentucky Society for Healthcare Public Relations and Marketing (KSHPRM). This year’s awards ceremony was held in conjunction with the KSHPRM Fall Conference at the Kentucky Horse Farm on 5th November 2015.
Thoroughbred Awards honor and recognize excellent work throughout the Commonwealth in the areas of healthcare marketing and public relations. Organizations are eligible to submit entries in 32 categories ranging from print and television advertising to websites to campaigns. All entries are sent to a sister society in another state for judging.
This year, KSHPRM Thoroughbred Awards received 111 entries from 23 organizations, which were judged by the Louisiana Society for Healthcare Public Relations and Marketing. Out of 18 Thoroughbred Awards given, MMH bagged 2 of them for the Managers on a Mission logo and the CREATION Health e-zines. MMH also received three Certificates of Merit for Lifelines (internal publication), Live it Up! (public education initiative) and CREATION Health Corner (special purpose publication).
“To be judged by our peers and have our work recognized is an honor for us,” says Hurriyat Ghayyur, Director of Marketing at the hospital. ‘We hope to continue creating marketing collateral that helps our community better understand our services and our commitment to our mission.”
*published in the Manchester Enterprise