HealthMay 19, 2016

Wolters Kluwer receives 24 awards from the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE) for editorial and design excellence

Emergency medicine news wins publication of the year.

Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point-of-care solutions for the health care industry, is pleased to announce that its Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) journal portfolio has won 24 awards across 18 categories, including Publication of the Year, in the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE) annual awards competition. ASHPE recognizes member articles and publications for editorial, design, print and online award categories.

Emergency Medicine News took the top prize, winning Publication of the Year. Other LWW-published journals also swept the Best Feature Article category: American Journal of Nursing (Gold), Nursing Made Incredibly Easy! (Silver), and Journal of Christian Nursing (Bronze).

Gold winners include, American Journal of Nursing for Best Feature Article; Journal of Public Health Management and Practice for Best Legislative/Government Article; Lippincott NursingCenter.com for Best Use of Social Media; Journal of Christian Nursing for Best Cover: Photo; and American Journal of Nursing for Best Peer-Reviewed Journal.

“It is always an honor to be recognized for publication excellence by the American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors,” said Jayne Marks, Vice President, Global Publishing, Wolters Kluwer, Health Learning, Research and Practice. “We are incredibly proud of the Emergency Medicine News team for winning Publication of the Year—a testament to their commitment and dedication to their readership. I’d like to acknowledge all of our editorial and publishing teams for their hard work to ensure we’re delivering high-quality journal literature.”

See below for the complete list of 2016 ASHPE awards received by LWW-published journals:

Publication of the year

Best blog

  • Bronze: American Journal of Nursing, Off the Charts: “Florence Nightingale”/“An Immutably Personal Process”/“The Stay-at-Home Nurse” (May 13, August 27, December 4, 2015)

Best commentary

Best feature article

Best feature article series

Best legislative/government article

Best new department

  • Silver: Nursing Management, “Care Transitions” (February, June, October 2015)

Best news coverage

Best original research

Best profile

Best regular department

  • Bronze: Neurology Now, “For the Caregiver” (April/May, June/July, October/November 2015), published on behalf of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN)

Best use of social media

Best cover: Photo

Best opening page or spread: Computer-generated

Best opening page or spread: Photo

Best peer-reviewed journal

Best special supplement, annual or buyer’s guide

Best website/online presence of a publication

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