2018 Sponsorship & Advertising

Maximize your marketing dollars by reaching SHSMD members and other industry leaders through year-round sponsorship and advertising opportunities.

Offering you many options for both company and product recognition, SHSMD sponsorship is a great way to get your name in front of the customers you want to reach most—healthcare decision makers with purchasing authority. Learn more about SHSMD members.

2018 sponsorship and ad opportunities include:

2018 SHSMD Connections sponsorship and exhibits details coming in March 2018.

Bundled options available! Contact us to design a package to fit your company's unique needs.



EXCLUSIVE! Futurescan 2019–2024 Sponsorship

Fee: $15,000 | Learn more + Sign up
This essential guide to healthcare trends features data and perspectives of national healthcare thought leaders on the key forces that are transforming the future of healthcare. Published in collaboration with the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), SHSMD’s popular annual guide to healthcare trends is distributed to more than 5,000 SHSMD and ACHE members.

EXCLUSIVE! 2019 Health Days Calendar, Mobile App, and Webcast
Fee: $8,000 per year | Contact shsmd@aha.org to learn more.
The annual Calendar of Health Observances & Recognition Days remains SHSMD's top-downloaded member resource and reaches over a thousand more through its distribution to SHSMD chapters, state hospital associations, and other professional organizations.



NEW! Sponsored Content
Fees: $800–$2,400

Choosing one of the following options is an effective way to reach over 4,000 SHSMD members with your sponsored content, including white papers, e-books, and more.

BEST-VALUE PACKAGE: All three options below
Fee: $2,400 | Sign up

Posting in the SHSMD Resource Library | VIEW EXAMPLE
Fee: $1,200 | Sign up
This searchable online resource library is the go-to information source for members in healthcare marketing, strategic planning, business development, public relations, and communications. Sponsored content is housed in the library for one year.

Preview and link to your content in e-Connect
Fee: $1,000 | Sign up
SHSMD’s weekly electronic news digest brings members the latest healthcare trends, tools, resources, and perspectives from respected media sources across the web.

Link to your content in Inside SHSMD
Fee: $800 | Sign up

This monthly e-newsletter highlights the wide range of information, resources, educational programs, networking opportunities, and more that SHSMD provides for members.

Website Banner Ad (www.shsmd.org)

Fees: $1,000 per month ($5,500 per 6 months | $11,000 annual) | Sign up
With more than 800 visits per day, SHSMD's website is the go-to information resource for healthcare marketing, planning, public relations, and communications professionals. Static ads (310 x 55 pixels at 72 dpi) will be placed on SHSMD's website footer and hyperlinked to your company’s website.


Website Banner Ads (my.shsmd.org)
Fees: $800 per month ($4,000 per 6 months | $8,800 annual) | Sign up
MySHSMD is an online community where members network and share information with other SHSMD members. All SHSMD members are automatically subscribed to the four topic-based groups. Static ads will be placed on the bottom of the homepage (400 x 100 pixels at 72dpi) and on the right side of interior pages (120 x 200 pixels at 72dpi).

NEW! SHSMD Company Directory Profile (my.shsmd.org)
Fee: $500 annually | Sign up
Be where your best clients are! Join the all-new SHSMD Company Directory and be part of the searchable hub where SHSMD’s more than 4,000 members go to find partners and solutions. Sign up for your 12-month company profile today. (Note: SHSMD Connections exhibitors and top-level sponsors receive complimentary listings.)



Weekly E-newsletter

Fee: $500 weekly | Sign up
Delivered each Wednesday, SHSMD’s weekly electronic news digest, e-Connect, brings members the latest healthcare trends, tools, resources, and perspectives from respected sources from across the web. The static JPG or PNG ad (380 x 380 pixels at 72 dpi) can be hyperlinked to your company’s website.


CareerLink Weekly Job Listings E-newsletter
Fee: $500 weekly | Sign up
Delivered each Tuesday, CareerLink offers members a wealth of information on available positions across the nation in all areas of healthcare marketing, public relations and communications, physician relations, strategic planning, and business development. The static JPG or PNG ad (550 x 100 pixels at 72 dpi) can be hyperlinked to your company’s website.


(See also Sponsored Content.)



Mailing List Rental

Fee: $725 | Sign up
Providing you with accurate names and addresses for all your direct-mail needs, SHSMD’s mailing list will help ensure that your message is received by targeted healthcare professionals in marketing, public relations and communications, and strategic planning. A sample of the mailing piece must be submitted for approval prior to the mailing list rental. Prorated lists available (e.g., by state); $400 minimum. (Rental fee is for one-time use only.)


SHSMD Newsletter Ride-alongs
Fee: $1,300 per mailing | Sign up
Deliver your message to more than 4,000 healthcare leaders in the same envelope with the bimonthly mailing of Spectrum, SHSMD’s print newsletter. One 8.5” x 11” promotional piece may be included in the mailing. Up to five ride-alongs will be allowed per issue. Competing companies will not be permitted in the same mailing.



SHSMD U Sponsored Webcasts Only Q4 2018 opportunities left!

Fees: Various | More information
Sponsoring a SHSMD U Webcast is an effective way to catch the attention of more than 4,000 SHSMD members in the areas of healthcare marketing, strategic planning, communications, and public relations. Benefits include receiving a mailing list of registered attendees (on average 100-150 registrants), recognition on marketing materials, and much more!

SHSMD Connections Annual Conference Information coming in March 2018!

Fees: Various | Contact shsmd@aha.org to learn more.
Strengthen your brand, establish and solidify relationships, generate sales leads and increase booth traffic through one of the many 2018 SHSMD Connections Annual Conference opportunities.

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