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 Ratings3.4

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    Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)76(-2%)
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore

    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

    Chief Operating Officer, Principal
    Andrea Mongler

    Andrea Mongler

    Editor
    Anna Freiman

    Anna Freiman

    Vice President, Employee Experience
    Blythe Miller

    Blythe Miller

    Senior Editor
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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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    2008

    CommunicateHealth Cybersecurity Score

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    83/100

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    CommunicateHealth Online and Social Media Presence

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    CommunicateHealth Blogs

    Explaining mRNA Vaccines

    Alt: A doodle wearing a messenger bag and a hat labeled “mRNA” holds up a COVID-19 playbook and says, “Delivery!”Now that folks are starting to get COVID-19 vaccines, many people are eagerly awaiting their turn in line. But because the first 2 COVID-19 vaccines authorized in the United States are a …

    Morbidity and Mortality: Just Skip ’Em

    Alt: A doodle swooning on a couch says, “Oh, the mortality!” Another doodle points to a graph and says, “I think you mean the death rate.”It’s hard to believe, dear readers, but the COVID-19 pandemic has been dominating headlines and newscasts for nearly a year. And that means we’re coming up on a y…

    User Testing from a Safe (Social) Distance

    Alt: A researcher doodle joins a video call from the couch, wearing a lab coat and bunny slippers. They say, “Can you hear me?”Here at We ❤ Health Literacy Headquarters, we’re always stressing how important it is to test your health materials with your priority audiences. And during COVID-19, remote…

    Things We ❤: ProPublica’s Plain Language Reporting

    Alt: A doodle holds a newspaper that says “ProPublica” at the top.Here at We ❤ Health Literacy Headquarters, we’re always singing the praises of plain language. And while we’re usually blabbing on about how great plain language is for health materials, its uses are so much broader than that!That’s w…

    Explaining Vaccine Trial Phases

    Alt: Two scientist doodles wearing masks stand in front of a sign that says, “Vaccine trials.” One of the doodles also wears goggles and holds up a pair of test tubes.If you’re like us, dear readers, you’ve been eagerly following updates on COVID-19 vaccine trials. But of course, any benefit from a …

    Picture This: Using Pictograms in Health Materials

    Alt: A doodle wearing a beret creates a pictogram on their easel.Visuals are a powerful tool in our health communication toolbox. They help us convey big ideas in a way that transcends language and cultural barriers. And here at We ❤ Health Literacy Headquarters, we’ve really been digging a certain …
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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 76 employees.

    • Who are CommunicateHealth competitors?

      Competitors of CommunicateHealth include Centivo, PushDoctor and VIS.

    • 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.