CommunicateHealth

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    CommunicateHealth, Inc. is a health education and communication firm specializing in improving health literacy on the Web. At CommunicateHealth, we believe people deserve clear information about their health. This doesn’t mean using little words and lots of pictures. It means making sure the information and services our clients provide can be accessed, understood, and used by the people who need them most. We specialize in: Plain Language Messaging Developing actionable messages that inspire behavior change Translating scientific and medical information into accessible content for consumers across a variety of Web-based platforms Health literacy consulting User-Centered Design: Websites, Mobile, Interactive Conducting formative research with diverse audiences: in-depth interviews, focus groups, card sorting, and prototype testing Iterative development and rapid prototyping Usability testing – in labs and in the field Translating research findings into concrete next steps Award-Winning Creative Designing for usability and accessibility Print, digital, and multimedia About Us The CommunicateHealth family includes a talented team of plain language writers, designers, experienced usability facilitators, and health educators. Our senior leadership team – Stacy Robison, Xanthi Scrimgeour, and Sandy Williams Hilfiker – are all masters level communicators and national advocates for health literacy and user-centered design.

    TypePrivate
    Founded2008
    HQNorthampton, MA, US
    Websitecommunicatehealth.com
    Employee Ratings3

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    Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)72
    Cybersecurity ratingAMore

    Key People/Management at CommunicateHealth

    Stacy Robison

    Stacy Robison

    President, Co-Founder
    Xanthi Scrimgeour

    Xanthi Scrimgeour

    Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder
    Sandy Williams Hilfiker

    Sandy Williams Hilfiker

    Co-Chief Executive Officer, Principal
    Corinne Berry

    Corinne Berry

    Vice President, Director of Research
    Jaime Dawson

    Jaime Dawson

    Health Communication Project Director
    Rachel Pryzby

    Rachel Pryzby

    Vice President, Health Communication Program Director
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    CommunicateHealth Office Locations

    CommunicateHealth has offices in Northampton and Rockville
    Northampton, MA, US (HQ)
    26 Market St #3
    Rockville, MD, US
    Rockville, MD, USA
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    CommunicateHealth Financials and Metrics

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    2008

    CommunicateHealth Cybersecurity Score

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    CommunicateHealth Online and Social Media Presence

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    CommunicateHealth Blogs

    Explaining “Viral Load” in Plain Language

    Here at We ❤️ Health Literacy HQ, we write about HIV a lot. After all, preventing HIV is a public health priority. Not long ago, we covered how to explain medicines that can prevent HIV in plain language. And when we did, we got a request from one of you, dear readers, to cover “viral […]

    Abortion Is Health Care

    If there was ever a health issue that’s divided our country, it’s abortion. And it’s been top of mind here at We ❤️ Health Literacy HQ since we learned last week that Texas passed one of the most restrictive abortion laws in recent history. The new law makes abortion illegal before many people even …

    Health Comm Headlines: FDA Approval of Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine

    If you’re like us, dear readers, you were thrilled to hear about the first COVID-19 vaccine to receive FDA approval last week. With the Delta variant causing COVID surges across the country, it’s certainly good timing for this important step. This news has also really gotten us thinking about all th…

    The Hard Truth About “Hard to Reach”

    Here at We ❤️ Health Literacy Headquarters, we’ve been thinking a lot lately about unintended consequences of common health comm terms like “target audience” and “vulnerable communities.” And this week, we’re tackling another health comm no-no: “hard-to-reach” populations. What do we mean by “hard t…

    Things We ❤️: Stronger’s Fight Against Vaccine Misinformation

    With COVID-19 cases once again on the rise, dear readers, putting a stop to the spread of vaccine misinformation is crucial. But mythbusting in the midst of an ever-shifting pandemic can be a difficult task. So this week, we’re sharing our appreciation for some folks who are leading a coordinated ch…

    Why We Don’t Dig “Detect”

    As you know, dear readers, we’re always on the lookout for jargon words to ban from our vocabularies. On the chopping block this week: “detect” and “detection.” In health comm, we often talk about the benefits of early detection to improve outcomes. But “detect” often brings to mind devices like smo…
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    CommunicateHealth Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was CommunicateHealth founded?

      CommunicateHealth was founded in 2008.

    • Who are CommunicateHealth key executives?

      CommunicateHealth's key executives are Stacy Robison, Xanthi Scrimgeour and Sandy Williams Hilfiker.

    • How many employees does CommunicateHealth have?

      CommunicateHealth has 72 employees.

    • Who are CommunicateHealth competitors?

      Competitors of CommunicateHealth include GrayOS, Veta Health and Tencent Trusted Doctors.

    • Where is CommunicateHealth headquarters?

      CommunicateHealth headquarters is located at 26 Market St #3, Northampton.

    • Where are CommunicateHealth offices?

      CommunicateHealth has offices in Northampton and Rockville.

    • How many offices does CommunicateHealth have?

      CommunicateHealth has 2 offices.