The Latest In Medical News… MDTV® Medical News Now, Inc. Fights To Improve Quality of Patient Care and Medical Communications in Portland - Local TV Stations Join The Cause Local TV Station WGME Joins The Cause
PORTLAND - MDTVNews.com - The award winning television news program, MDTV® Medical News Now, is coming to Portland, Maine in 2007. These half-hour medical educational shows along with Patient Profiles, Medical Moments, and 30-second MDTV® Medical Messages will be airing on WGME-TV (CBS-13). Already in production, the initial topics are Prostate Cancer, Heart Disease, Dental Implants, Diabetes, Healthy Pregnancy, Anxiety Free Dentistry, Urinary Incontinence, Breast Cancer, ADHD, Asthma, Pediatric Dentistry/Braces, Teenage Dermatology, Cataracts, Medicine Management, Joint Replacement, and Stroke. MDTV® is licensed on multiple local TV broadcast properties nationwide, such as WGME in Portland, and offers local MDTV Select® medical professionals the opportunity to deliver true Direct-To-Consumer-Education (DTCE) to the public.
"We are 2/3 of the way there to fulfill our commitment to the Portland viewers. WGME has agreed to air our educational programs, and now the search is on for qualified local doctors who are leaders and educators to be guests on the show," says Paul G. Argen, CEO and Executive Producer of MDTV®. MDTV® is calling for Portland doctors to become MDTV Select® and take a unified stance to better educate the public via the MDTV® upcoming segments. The public is invited to check local TV listings and trust an MDTV Select® doctor who pledges community education and leadership, first and foremost.
For individual doctor or hospital participation inquiries, call WGME direct at 1-800-985-MDTV (6388).
ABOUT MDTV® Since 1998, MDTV® Medical News Now, Inc., a patient advocacy and medical communications multimedia group, has been on a mission to improve the quality of patient care and medical communications to the public through its national brand and resourceful medical news TV programs. On the air nationwide, MDTV® Medical News Now, Inc. provides medical intelligence and education through select television broadcast stations with its award winning half-hour medical news program, Medical Moments, Patient Profiles, and 30-second MDTV® Medical Messages. Because the show features qualified MDTV Select® local experts who pledge to educate, MDTV® is a true local resource. MDTV® strives to meet its goal of improving public health by providing medical professionals with effective media communication tools based upon the principles of community leadership and Direct-To-Consumer-Education (DTCE). MDTV® works only with doctors who qualify as MDTV Select®. MDTV® is aired on local TV broadcast media and various educational MDTV® Medical Messages are highlighted each week. MDTV® Medical News Now is more than public awareness; it is education with local leaders that instills action for better health, community by community. For more information, visit http://www.MDTVNews.com or call 877-MDTV-NOW (638-8669).