Welcome to the Illinois Society for Healthcare Marketing
& Public Relations

As an affiliate of the Illinois Hospital Association (IHA), we are a group of healthcare marketing and communications professionals dedicated to offering networking, recognition and educational opportunities for professionals in the fields of healthcare public and community relations, marketing and affiliated services.

Benefits of becoming a member

Benefits of becoming a member

If you found our site, it’s likely because you’re a healthcare marketing professional looking for an organization of like-minded peers to whom you can turn when resources are scarce and results matter. If so, you’ve come to the right place — just about all of us here felt the same as you before joining. And we can help. The Illinois Society for Healthcare Marketing and Public Relations (ISHMPR) would like to extend you an invitation to join the leading state association dedicated to the education and advancement of professionals like you.

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Upcoming Webinar

Are you feeding the Hummingbird?

Presented by Randy McDaniels and Susan Crisler, McDaniels Healthcare Marketing on May 7th, 2015 at 12PM

There’s a new bird in town and its bringing new meaning to Mighty Mouse! Some estimates say this affects 90% of worldwide Google searches. Touted as a small but powerful change, Google’s Hummingbird algorithm is redefining how we write, structure and develop website content. This interactive session will help you better understand how this semantic search can affect your current site and steps you can take to feed your Hummingbird and develop a sound, SEO action plan. Learn more.