Lexington Medical Center Looking to Add Voices
West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center is sponsoring a contest from May 1st to May 31st to find additional, talented bloggers for its Every Woman Blog. Through the contest, the hospital plans to select five women from the community to be featured as permanent bloggers. Their posts will appear each month on the EveryWomanBlog.com website. The contest is open to women of all ages, and each selected blogger will receive a $250 cash prize.
The Every Woman Blog has been active for more than seven years, with more than 327,000 post views. The blog has received several awards from leading health care organizations such as the Carolinas Healthcare Public Relations and Marketing Society and the Aster Awards. Winners of the blog contest will join Shannon Boatwright, Mary Pat Baldauf, Katie Austin, Chaunte McClure, Ashley Whisonant, Jeanne Reynolds, Rachel Sircy and Stacy Thompson as featured bloggers at EveryWomanBlog.com.
“We’re looking forward to growing our exceptional team of Every Woman Bloggers,” said Lexington Medical Center Public Relations Manager Jennifer Wilson. “We know people like to read real, inspiring stories from others in their community, and we are grateful to our bloggers for their willingness to share their thoughts and experiences with our blog audience. We are lucky to have so many diverse perspectives in the community represented in this blog and we look forward to adding new voices to the mix.”
To enter the blogging contest, visit Lexington Medical Center’s Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/LexingtonMedical. Send a message or video about why you would be a great blogger to represent and inspire women in the Midlands. Five women with the most persuasive, funny, touching or engaging posts will be selected to become featured bloggers on the Every Woman Blog.
Each featured blogger will write at least one post per month. The topics will vary greatly depending on the personalities of the bloggers and their daily experiences in the community. Visitors can expect some of the posts to be videos. The bloggers will also meet in person at “blogger reunions” to share ideas and brainstorm topics.
The Every Woman Blog also features occasional guest bloggers from Lexington Medical Center’s medical staff. With Lexington Medical Center as the sponsor of the blog, readers can expect to find an abundance of helpful health information. For more information, visit www.EveryWomanBlog.com.
About Lexington Medical Center
Lexington Medical Center is a 438-bed hospital in West Columbia, South Carolina. It anchors a health care network that includes five community medical centers and employs a staff of more than 6,500 health care professionals. The network also has cardiovascular and oncology care affiliated with Duke Health, an occupational health center, the largest skilled nursing facility in the Carolinas, an Alzheimer’s care center and approximately 60 physician practices. Lexington Medical Center operates one of the busiest Emergency departments in South Carolina, treating approximately 85,000 patients each year. The hospital delivers more than 3,500 babies each year and performs more than 23,000 surgeries. Lexington Medical Center is currently undergoing the largest hospital expansion in South Carolina history by creating a new patient tower that will open in 2019. Lexington Medical Center has a reputation for the highest quality care. For more information, visit LexMed.com.
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