Christoph Steinhauer

New Bonn health portal launches online survey and prize draw Bonn, June 27, 2008 with a broad-based campaign in doctor’s offices, pharmacies, and hospitals in the metropolitan area of Bonn the regional health portal launches at the weekend. A survey around the theme of health and Internet the operator wants to health communications agency find out healthkom – extent Bonn citizens already use the World Wide Web to learn about diseases, clinics or doctor’s offices. Among the participants bonn-gesund.de in cooperation is giving away trips FOR FUN, sports factory, Claudius Therme with partners such as T-Mobile, freenet, SKR, FIT etc. many attractive prices. To win, there is among other things a week of wellness in the black forest as well as prepaid cell phone packages. Everyone is entitled to participate in the survey and the raffle on the Internet. To draw attention to the contest, 50,000 prize game flyer about Bonner are distributed in the next few weeks, surgeries, pharmacies and clinics. Participants must be a short on the Internet Fill out the questionnaire with six questions on the topic of health and Internet”and can thus participate in the raffle.

The promotion will run until October 31 of the Cologne/Bonn region 2008 is increasingly becoming a major health site”, says Christoph Steinhauer, Bonn public relations consultant and operator of bonn-gesund.de. While the Internet plays an increasingly important role.” There is still no exact figures that show how the people in the region use the Internet if you are looking for such as a doctor, a hospital or nursing home for a relative. We want to find out how we better can use the medium of the Internet, to help stakeholders and providers in the region to communicate with each other. The online survey can provide important insights us here”, said Steinhauer. Is so special about the new Gesundheitsprotal: on the user can shape the content itself. For example, by publishing articles in the expert forum as a physician or patient Forum connect with other interested parties in contact. The new portal can help also Bonn physicians and professionals of the healthcare industry to enhance their communication. So they can register as free as a supplier in the directory. Above all self-help groups, private users and patients in the region but can benefit from the growing transparency in the health industry.