Denver, Colo. (May 9, 2018)—Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals, announced today that its new online search tool, for identifying physicians specializing in treating patients with cancer, is now live on the American Cancer Society, Cancer.org. This will enable visitors to search for oncologists by city, state or zip code. In 2017, Cancer.org had more than 100 million page views where readers found timely, relevant, evidence-based information about all types of cancer.
“At the American Cancer Society, our mission is simple: save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer. To do that, we provide a variety of information and opportunities to inform and empower patients and healthcare professionals everywhere,” said Irma Shrivastava, SVP of Marketing for the American Cancer Society. “Now, through our work with Healthgrades, we have seamless integration between the important resources on Cancer.org and the ability to find a provider on Healthgrades.com. This provides a streamlined experience for visitors to our website and helps them identify physicians who may meet their needs.”
“Healthgrades is thrilled to work with the American Cancer Society to provide cancer patients and caregivers access to accurate, objective information about physicians,” said Mike Rosenberg, SVP of National Advertising, Healthgrades. “Pairing our physician finder capability with Cancer.org provides patients a one-stop shop to research cancer, learn about treatments, get involved in the American Cancer Society and find oncologists.”
Consumers can use Healthgrades.com to search profiles of more than 1.1 million physicians, including physicians in all specialties and sub-specialties nationwide. Additionally, Healthgrades.com has nearly 7 million published reviews and ratings of physicians by patients.
Healthgrades is dedicated to empowering stronger and more meaningful connections between patients and their healthcare providers. At www.healthgrades.com, we help millions of consumers a month to find and schedule appointments with their provider of choice. With our scheduling solutions and advanced analytics applications, we help more than 500 hospitals across the country to cultivate new patient relationships, improve patient access, and build customer loyalty. At Healthgrades, better health gets a head start.