Anne Sweeney

Anne Sweeney
Anne Sweeney is the Marketing Manager at HospitalPORTAL. She is responsible for spearheading the strategic sales and marketing vision for the company. With over 19 years of sales and marketing experience, Anne has spent a great deal of her career consulting and directing large scale, website design projects for a variety of industries, and she is a certified web professional with the International Webmasters Association. Additionally, Anne has assisted many companies with the technical development and go-to-market strategies for several web-based, workflow application systems. Posts by on Blog | Page 1.

Recent Posts

Intranet ROI: The hard cost savings you get from your Healthcare Intranet

By Anne Sweeney | 10/4/18 10:30 AM


Perhaps one of the most overlooked areas in terms of overall budget and organizational savings is printing and paper products. How many thousands of papers, emails, documents and files get printed out on a daily basis within your hospital or healthcare system…How much is spent on something as basic as ink and toner…While many simply consider these necessary and thus somehow negligible expenses, they can definitely start to add up. An Intranet with a solid document management system replaces the cumulative costs associated with printing, distributing, maintaining and storing of hard copy documents.

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Too much information?

By Anne Sweeney | 8/14/18 2:00 PM

Depositphotos 10732125 xs (2)Information overload—it has been the topic of a number of pieces that I have read recently and I am quite certain that only scratches the surface of what has been published on this topic of late. In our society today, we just can’t seem to get enough information, meanwhile there is so much information out there we couldn’t take it all in if we tried. We worry that we might miss something important, so too many of us sleep with our iPhones on our nightstand or miss what our kids are saying about their day at the dinner table because we are reading an email.

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What are IT Directors Looking for When Purchasing Healthcare Intranet Software?

By Anne Sweeney | 7/10/18 8:30 AM

healthcare IT explaining softwareYour hospital likely has an IT department that is dedicated to managing the software and systems that are the backbone of your hospital or healthcare organization. This department works tirelessly to fix any issues that may arise including Internet connectivity issues or the selection of a healthcare Intranet for staff members to access. If your IT department is searching for a robust Intranet solution to help effectively meet the needs of your hospital, it helps to learn how the process works. Understanding what occurs when IT directors purchase new Intranet software can assist in the selection process of choosing the best Intranet software solution.

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10 Best Practices for Writing Policies

By Anne Sweeney | 5/15/18 12:00 PM


 A healthcare policy is a mission critical component of any healthcare organization because it outlines a general plan of action to ensure a specific outcome is attained. The healthcare policy then serves as a general guideline with specific information to ensure that the right choices and decisions are enacted in real time. The main objective of the policy is to communicate specific procedures to employees so that cohesion in the workplace is guaranteed. Understanding the best practices for writing healthcare policies can assist each healthcare organization in writing effective, clear, and concise policies. Using a software automation tool like an Intranet with a built-in policy manager can be instrumental in your ability to manage and write better policies.

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Policy Management Automation Leads to ROI in Healthcare

By Anne Sweeney | 12/26/17 12:00 PM


It's no secret that well-managed policies and procedures can save your facility money and even increase your profits. Everyone in health care policy management can reap the benefits. But here, we will take a more serious look at your ROI.

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Healthcare Organizations Receive Top Awards

By Anne Sweeney | 12/12/17 12:00 PM


This fall we’ve had a great deal of inspiring moments that we’d love to share. Many of our clients have been nationally recognized for their amazing Intranets. Some of the award providers include the Digital Health Awards and the Pelican Awards. Both of these award groups have been recognizing healthcare organizations for their digital innovations for over 20 years. Through their dedicated award submission efforts, these select clients below were able to demonstrate creativity in functionality, content, and overall exceptional design to win awards for their organizations. We’re so happy we can honor them again today for their outstanding Intranets.

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The Role of Policy Management in Digital Transformation

By Anne Sweeney | 12/12/17 10:00 AM


Properly done, digital transformation allows organizations to be more connected, agile, informed and secure, as well as reduce the costs of compliance and security. It can also encourage accountability amongst staff. The right policy management automation tool can often be the cornerstone of a successful transformation.

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The Main Benefits of a Hospital Intranet

By Anne Sweeney | 11/14/17 7:00 PM

Is sharing a new policy with employees taking a lot of time? Do your employees have no idea about the latest updates and changes? If yes, you need a hospital intranet. No more policies on paper or network drives. With a centralized intranet, every person in your company will always know where to find the latest information about the hospital, their position, and requirements. Below, you can find the main reasons for switching to an intranet.

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10 Great Healthcare-Related Articles From September 2017

By Anne Sweeney | 10/3/17 11:00 AM

With September recently behind us and Fall in full swing, we thought we’d round up some health-bigstock-Newspaper--124701458.jpgrelated articles we’ve read throughout September to share with you. Each story or blog presents information different from the next, from power poses to flu season to rural health. With each of these 10 articles focusing on different topics, we hope you can find something of interest to you!

Happy reading!

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