ACP Internist and ACP Hospitalist Win Awards for Excellence in Publishing
PHILADELPHIA, May 5, 2010 -- Association Media & Publishing has honored ACP Internist with a 2010 silver EXCEL Award for general excellence among newspapers. The American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE) has honored ACP Hospitalist with a silver award for best regular department, “Your Career.”
“Congratulations to the entire editorial staff,” said John Tooker, MD, MBA, MACP, Executive Vice President and CEO of the American College of Physicians (ACP). “These awards recognize that by providing news and information for internists and hospitalists and by reporting on ACP’s policies, products, and activities, ACP Internist and ACP Hospitalist serve as invaluable information sources for internal medicine physicians.”
ACP Internist and ACP Hospitalist highlight news on the diagnosis and treatment of complex or chronic diseases; translate guidelines and other evidence-based recommendations into practical guidance during clinical encounters; offer peer-written columns on diagnosis and decision-making; and outline career management tips and trends, among other topics.
The publications’ online (www.acpinternist.org and www.acphospitalist.org) features include a clinical question tool based on ACP's MKSAP®, blogs covering breaking news, Twitter feeds (www.twitter.com/acpinternist and www.twitter.com/acphospitalist), and e-newsletters containing clinical updates and breaking news specific to internal medicine.
The EXCEL Awards honor and represent the best publishing products of the association industry. ASHPE recognizes editorial excellence and achievement in the field of health care publishing.
About the American College of Physicians
The American College of Physicians is the largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest physician group in the United States. ACP members include 129,000 internal medicine physicians (internists), related subspecialists, and medical students. Internists specialize in the prevention, detection, and treatment of illness in adults. Follow ACP on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.