OMNI Health Media Announces Partnership between Rheumatology Nurses Society, Women magazine, and theRAConnection

March 1, 2016 Contact: Charles Weaver, MD

OMNI Health Media Announces Partnership between Rheumatology Nurses Society, Women magazine, and theRAConnection

Sun Valley, Idaho – OMNI Health Media (OHM) is pleased to announce a partnership between Women magazine, TheRAconnection, and the Rheumatology Nurses Society™ (RNS) to bring patients and families affected by rheumatologic diseases additional educational resources, expertise, and support.

The content partnership will include quarterly column contributions by RNS member nurses to Women magazine, TheRAconnection, and AWomansHealth covering issues related to rheumatic disease. Women magazine has been available in ALL US Rheumatology offices for 3 years and has a dedicated content section featuring educational and inspirational content for individuals with bone and joint conditions including rheumatoid arthritis. As part of this partnership, Women magazine will also become a benefit of membership to all RNS members. Content will also be available for the RNS to use on the organizations site and in RNS newsletters.

About Women Magazine

Women is a premier health and wellness magazine covering issues important to women, including regular features on arthritis, cancer, bone health, GI health, and heart health, as well as columns and tips covering nutrition, exercise, and emotional well-being. Women empowers readers to take charge of their health and recognizes the unique role women play in fostering the overall health of their families and friends. In print and online at, timely features, current news items, website exclusives, and archived issues are easily accessible and provide the most in-depth women ‘s health resources available today.

TheRAconnectionis an online community and resource center for RA patients and their caregivers. The mission of TheRAconnection is to provide valuable education and support for the estimated 1.3 million adults in the United States living with RA.

TheRAconnection provides comprehensive information about the diagnosis, treatment, and management of RA, a daily news service, featured articles, and a community network with which individuals can connect, trade experiences, and support one another.

About Rheumatology Nurses Society

RNS is a non-profit professional nursing organization representing nurses who are engaged in clinical practice, education, and research for the care of patients with rheumatic diseases. Rheumatology research is providing rapidly expanding information about immune mediated pathways that has translated into target specific therapies. These discoveries are exciting and challenging for rheumatology nurses.  Rheumatology nursing provides the opportunity to care for patients with complex medical conditions utilizing keen assessment skills, critical thinking pathways, and multidisciplinary approach.

About OMNI Health Media

OMNI Health Media is a leading specialty publisher providing health-related information and online applications an educational content to patients effected by a variety of conditions. Established in 1996, OMNI develops and distributes multi-media health education content and programming for a variety of disease areas, including cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, gastroenterology, and women ‘s health. OMNI supplies educational content and community programming to Advocacy Groups like the Susan B Komen, National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Support Foundation, over 2,200 physicians for use on clinic websites, and leading providers including GastroHealth Miami, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Roswell Park, Ohio State, UCSF, and other leading providers. Overall OMNI ‘s award-winning content programs reach over one million seekers of health information in English, Japanese, and Spanish each month.