Audio recording by Bob Mitchell from IAPP Privacy Summit

Robert N. Mitchell
King Of Prussia, PA


Blog: http://bobmblog.wordpress.com
Twitter: @bobmitchellHIT
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/bobmitchell1
Email: bobmitchell_99@yahoo.com


EXPERIENCE

UHS - King of Prussia, PA           2012 - present
Copywriter, Publications

​​As a copywriter (Publications), I write and maintain client contact, helping the hospital's respective marketing directors to manage the hospital’s newsletter content needs.
This includes:
- Develop and write stories for seven hospital publications.
- Manage newsletter publication projects through various stages, including editing and working in conjunction with the hospitals marketing directors.
- Responsible for writing/editing Health News newsletter.

​​​BLOGGER         2010 – present
Blog writer for my own blog, C-Cookies, as well as various freelance assignments as part of search through public relations agencies, health IT vendors and publications including: Modern Healthcare, InformationWeek, cmio, and For the Record. Experienced with several content management systems, as well as knowledge of GotoMeeting software, Content Management Systems and WordPress.

NEXTGEN HEALTHCARE – Horsham, PA 2011 – 2012
Writer/Technical Client Communications
Researched and wrote patient safety alerts and technical client communications. Knowledge of EHR, Document Management, Practice Management and Mobile solutions. Edits internal sales and employee newsletters. Experienced with Webex, Sharepoint, Marketo, Photoshop, Snag-It, and Microsoft Office Suite.

​ADVANCE for Health Information Executives, King of Prussia, PA 1997-2010
Managing Editor
 Wrote daily stories for magazine’s social media sites.
 Wrote daily blog that drove followers on social media to magazine's Web site content.
 Magazine's circulation increased from 20,000 to 30,000 over 12-year period due to its quality editorial content.
 Acquired and edited feature articles from CIOs.
 Extensive experience with various CMS.
 Developed magazine content and created quarterly video and podcasts to expand market presence to CIOs.
 Served as co-editor, editorial consultant to the Pennsylvania e-Health Initiative’s “Ensuring Privacy and Security of Health Information Exchange in Pennsylvania” white paper. 
 Served as judge for Industry Solutions Awards, Microsoft Healthcare Users Group.

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

NRM Group, Norristown, PA
​Account Executive/Technical Writer

The Daily Mail, Catskill, NY
Staff Writer
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RECOGNITION/HONORS
Merion Publications (ADVANCE), Publisher’s Inner Circle, Editorial/Art Award, 2007

​Folio, Business-to-Business publication category, Healthcare/Medical/Nursing, Silver Award Winner recipient,

​​ADVANCE for Healthcare Careers, co-Editor, February 2007
Merion Publications, Writers’ Excellence Award, First Place, 2004 

The New York Newspaper Publishers’ Association, Local Reporting Award of Excellence, 1989, The Daily Mail, Catskill, N.Y.

​The New York Newspaper Publishers’ Association, State Government Coverage Award of Excellence, 1989, The Daily Mail, Catskill, N.Y.


EDUCATION

WHYY/Hamilton Commons, Philadelphia
Intro to Video Camera
Intro to Digital Editing
Editing with Final Cut Pro​
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​​​Montgomery County Community College
Internet Writing Markets

Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT
Bachelor's Degree, Journalism
Editorial experience: Served as staff writer, news editor and sports editor of the college newspaper.
Internship: Yale-New Haven Hospital, Public Information Office 

AFFILIATIONS 
Editorial Advisory Board, HIT Strategies Newsletter 


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