Oceanside, NY, November 02, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- South Nassau Communities Hospital has launched a totally redesigned and mobile friendly website to make it easier for patients and visitors to find the services and information they need to stay healthy.
Whether trying to find a physician, checking our visiting hours, locating an address of an off-site facility or trying to access your medical records, the new website is fast and consumer-friendly. And it also is now all available on smart phones in a mobile-friendly format.
Contact information for more than 900 physicians affiliated with the hospital can be quickly located in the new online physician directory. Detailed information about South Nassau's many services, from cancer care to orthopedics, maternity, weight loss, geriatrics and the Trauma Center, can also be found on the website.
"Our goal is to make the patient experience online as easy as possible and our redesigned website strives to keep our customers and the communities we serve in the forefront of all we do," said Richard J. Murphy, South Nassau's President & CEO.
South Nassau's new website features a simplified navigation, making it easier for website visitors to locate content that meets their needs and answers their questions, while connecting them to the complete roster of physicians as well as specialized healthcare services located on the hospital's main campus in Oceanside or conveniently based in the vicinity of the hospital.
Site navigation has been completely reorganized so that visitors have a hassle-free, efficient browsing experience, accessing health information, hospital news and events and other featured content with just one click. South Nassau's website averages 21,000 users per month.
Embracing the increasing use of hand-held devices, southnassau.org includes an optimized experience for viewing on any device – mobile, tablet or PC – at home, at work or on the go. Wax Custom Communications, a Miami, FL-based multi-channel marketing firm with offices in Louisville and San Diego, assisted with the creation and development of the new web site.
Designated a Magnet® hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), South Nassau® Communities Hospital is one of the region's largest hospitals, with 455 beds, more than 900 physicians and 3,500 employees. Located in Oceanside, NY, the hospital is an acute-care, not-for-profit teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art care in cardiac, oncologic, orthopedic, bariatric, pain management, mental health and emergency services. In addition to its extensive outpatient specialty centers, South Nassau provides emergency and elective angioplasty, and offers Novalis Tx™ and Gamma Knife® radiosurgery technologies. A Level II Trauma Center verified by the American College of Surgeons, South Nassau is a designated Stroke Center by the New York State Department of Health and Comprehensive Community Cancer Center by the American College of Surgeons, and is an accredited center of the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Association and Quality Improvement Program. In addition, the hospital has been awarded the Joint Commission's gold seal of approval as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, including heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care; and disease-specific care for hip and joint replacement, wound care and end-stage renal disease.