Omni Health Media Launches New Mobile Enabled Website for Oncology Hematology of Northern Virginia

Omni Health Media Launches New Mobile Enabled Website for Oncology Hematology of Northern Virginia

Fort Worth TX/Sun Valley ID — July 9, 2015 — OmniHealthMedia (OMNI) is pleased to announce the launch of The Oncology Hematology of Northern Virginia mobile enabled website serving the leading oncology practice in Virginia.  The new site, http://virginiahope.com/, will serve as a leading educational resource for patients by providing in depth patient content, including a daily cancer news service, cancer overviews, treatment options and clinical trials. This resource rich site will also provide a current listing of each clinical trial being conducted and tools to assist patients’ interactions with the 9 physicians of Oncology Hematology of Northern Virginia.

VirginiaHope.com, will serve as a leading educational resource for patients by providing in-depth educational content, daily cancer news, a drug dictionary, support resources, and information on clinical trials. The site highlights the many services provided by Oncology Hematology of Northern Virginia including chemotherapy Infusions, the latest in genomic and diagnostic testing, imaging, and research & clinical Trials.  Importantly, the site is mobile enabled, reflecting the trend of increasing access by patients using hand held devices.

OMNI is the leading developer of websites, content, social media, and custom application in oncology and urology, providing practices and clinics with the latest news and in-depth educational content for patients and providers. OMNI’s web development and content syndication platform propels clinics, hospitals, and advocacy organizations to be the leading online destinations in their market.

OMNI has also developed a specialized social media application providing community and educational resources for all those affected by cancer. CancerConnect is the leading online destination for patients and caregivers seeking information and support in the wake of a cancer diagnosis, with over 50,000 patients having actively engaged in the platform, Cancer Connect is the leading social media community for patient and their caregivers.

“People with cancer and their caregivers need ongoing access to support—not just during a brief office visit with their physician, but when they go home and do research. They need help during sleepless nights as well as busy days,” explains Charles Weaver, MD, a medical oncologist and CEO of OMNI Health Media. “We are pleased that leading Cancer Care Providers like Oncology Hematology of Northern Virginia continue to select Cancer Connect content and social media applications for use on their websites for their patients and caregivers.  Oncology Hematology of Northern Virginia joins Memorial Sloan Kettering, Dana Farber, Roswell Park and over 300 other leading Cancer Centers and Clinics in utilizing OMNI to provide a safe and secure environment where patients learn, share information, provide support, and validate their experience.”

Charles H. Weaver, MD, founder of OMNI says, “Our senior medical writing group, excellent scientific advisors, and top-notch web development team allow us to create premier platforms for our clients that serve patients, their families, and providers with critical information.” OMNI now distributes patient education content to websites to major markets in over 40 states, Japan, and Australia. All sites use custom oncology applications developed by OMNI in addition to proprietary award-winning content.

About OMNI Health Media:

OMNI Health Media (OMNI) is a leading specialty website developer and publisher of consumer health information. By incorporating content expertise with social media and web-based programming, OMNI is uniquely qualified to develop and distribute multi-media health education content and social media programming for a variety of health conditions.

Originally established in 1996 as a cancer patient education resource, OMNI has consistently expanded its platform by integrating technologic advances with its health information content, applications and services. OMNI has been recognized for producing award-winning, multi-media content which reaches over 1.5 million health information seekers in English, Japanese, and Spanish every month. OMNI currently produces Web applications and health content in oncology, urology, rheumatology, and women’s health.

The mission of OMNI Health Media is to connect individuals with the most current, comprehensive health information and with others in similar situations. OMNI uses a variety of platforms including online, print, video, social media, and live interactive Web chats to connect and empower individuals to better manage their health conditions.

OMNI Health Media produces and manages Women magazine, CancerConnect.com, TheRAConnection.com, aWomensHealth.com and The Web Chats with the Experts interactive series featuring thought leaders from institutions such as Memorial Sloan-Kettering, Johns Hopkins, Yale, and other prominent health centers.

About CancerConnect:

CancerConnect.com is the leading social network for cancer patients, their friends, and family. This unique online application was developed by OMNI Health Media and combines a robust information platform consisting of current comprehensive information on cancer with a social network. It is populated with rich content to support the many ongoing needs of individuals battling cancer and is comprised of communities of individuals with similar interests in the area of cancer.

The CancerConnect application is also available as a fully functional “private label” social network for people with cancer, their caregivers, and others who are interested in staying up-to-date about the set of diseases known as cancer. CancerConnect is currently used by Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and other leading centers and clinics. CancerConnect is licensed to hospitals and cancer clinics to enhance their websites, improve SEO, and allow cancer patients to be part of a social community without leaving the clinic. Disease-specific groups as well as groups focused on care giving, health and wellness, and nutrition all exist to provide support for anyone affected by a diagnosis of cancer.

Contact chweaver@omnihealthmedia.com