Jake Ridgway Joins Health Union Executive Team As Vice President of People

With almost 20 years of experience building organizations and growing top tier talent, Jake Ridgway has joined Health Union as vice president of people.

Health Union Survey Finds Initial Stage of Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Can Significantly Impact Quality of Life, Ability to ‘Feel Like a Man’

The initial stage at which men are diagnosed with prostate cancer can have a significant impact on multiple facets of their quality of life, including their self-esteem, how they share feelings with others and their ability to “feel like a man.” This is one of many key findings from Prostate Cancer In America 2019, a new survey from Health Union that illuminates the perspectives and experiences of people living with prostate cancer.

Survey Finds People with Advanced Breast Cancer Experience Lower Quality of Life, Low Confidence in Treatment Plan

A new survey from Health Union supports the need for more resources that meet the specific challenges of people living with advanced stages of breast cancer who are more likely than the broader breast cancer population to experience low quality of life. The survey, titled Advanced Breast Cancer In America 2019, illuminates the perspectives and experiences of patients and caregivers impacted by stage 3 and stage 4 breast cancer. The findings further support the launch of AdvancedBreastCancer.net, Health Union’s 20th chronic condition-specific online community.

Health Union Survey Reveals Half of Blood Cancer Cases Detected from Symptoms, Other Half Incidental

A new Health Union survey reveals that there is a 50-50 split between blood cancer being detected after experiencing symptoms and detection as a result of other unrelated or incidental situations. The survey, titled Blood Cancer In America 2019, illuminates the perspectives and experiences of patients and caregivers impacted by every form of blood cancer, including multiple myeloma, lymphoma, leukemia, myelodysplastic syndromes and myeloproliferative neoplasms.

Health Union Survey Finds Cancer Patients Satisfied with Their Doctors, Autoimmune Patients Dissatisfied

People living with various types of cancer are likely to feel satisfied with their healthcare providers (HCPs) and feel controlled on their current treatment plans, while people living with autoimmune conditions feel less satisfaction as it relates to their HCP and treatment. This and other findings from Health Union’s 2018 HCP Satisfaction Survey provide a deep understanding from patients – representing more than three dozen chronic conditions – of their perceptions of and satisfaction with the doctors they see most regularly.

Health Union Named One of the Most Innovative Companies of 2018 by PM360

PM360, a leading trade magazine for marketing decision makers in the pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device, and diagnostics industries, has named Health Union as one of the most innovative Companies of 2018.

Health Union Cancer Survey Highlights Tradeoffs Patients Make Regarding Treatment Decisions

Impact of Cancer, a new survey from Health Union, illuminate the perspectives and experiences of people impacted by all forms of cancer and showcases the individualized nature of tradeoffs considered when making treatment decisions.

Health Union Ranks No. 1 Medium Agency in MM&M’s Inaugural Best Places to Work Program

Health Union was recognized today as the No. 1 company in the Medium Agency category in Medical Marketing & Media’s (MM&M) inaugural Best Places to Work Class of 2018.

Health Union Ranked No. 162 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500™

Health Union ranked No. 162 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies — both public and private — in North America.

Health Union to Present Online Health Community Model at 10th Annual Connected Health Conference

Health Union, LLC has been accepted for a poster presentation at the 2018 Connected Health Conference in Boston. The poster, titled “Using Qualitative Analysis to Assess a Model of Support for Online Health Communities for People Living with Chronic Health Conditions,” will be presented on Oct. 18.