Society dues are $75/year per society and provide valuable member-only access and discounts on your society annual conference and other educational opportunities throughout the year.

The purpose of the Georgia Society for Healthcare Marketing and Public Relations (GSHMPR) is to increase understanding and support of health care institutions and their services through the stimulation of ethical public relations and marketing methods and to strive to raise levels of knowledge and standards in health care marketing and public relations. GSHMPR is a proud affiliate of the Society for Healthcare Strategy & Marketing Development of the American Hospital Association.

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meeting brochure.
Once you are registered,
 BOOK YOUR ROOM HERE at the conference rate of $195/night.

August 26-28, 2019
The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee
Greensboro, GA

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The 2019 Target Awards competition is now open. ENTER NOW!

The Target Awards are a great way for you and your marketing team to gain statewide recognition for your creative projects from the last year. Several categories (listed below) and a low entry fee allow the opportunity to showcase all kinds of projects. Awards are presented at the GSHMPR annual conference at a special Target Awards event.

Categories Advertising - Total Integrated Marketing/PR Campaign, Print, TV, Billboards/Outdoor, Radio, Digital/Online/Electronic Advertising, Total Advertising Campaign
Publications/Design Printed Materials, External Newsletters/Magazines, Logo/Brand, Single Audience /Special Purpose Publications, Direct Mail, Annual Report

Marketing/Other - Community Relations, Patient/Customer Relations, Issues Management, Fundraising, Special Events, Employee Communications, Writing, Physician Relations, Media Relations
Electronic/Digital - Websites, Social Media/New Media Content, Video/Audiovisuals

Congratulations to the 2018 Target Award Winners
See the official Award Winner Press Release and Target Award Video for 2018.
Best in Show Winner - Piedmont Healthcare 'Every Given Day' documentary series. The series explored how patients handle what they are 'givien' and also offered a behind-the-scenes perspective of health care delivery at Piedmont Healthcare.