Sara Marberry, EDAC

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I’m a knowledge expert and thought catalyst in healthcare design with extensive marketing, speaking, writing, and social media skills.

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A frequent speaker, blogger and tweeter, I’m the author/editor of five books and am a regular contributor to HEALTHCARE DESIGN magazine.

I’m also a strategic marketing and business development consultant.  Contact me if you’d like to find how I can help you navigate the brave new world of social media and content marketing.

As the former Executive Vice President of the nonprofit Center for Health Design, I oversaw the Evidence‑based Design Assessment and Certification (EDAC) credentialing program, supervised strategic marketing for all programs, and participated in new project development.

Prior to working for The Center, I was president of Sara Marberry Communications, providing marketing and communications services to a diverse group of clients in the healthcare design industry.

From Sara's Blog

My Top 10 Healthcare Design Posts in 2014

When it comes to healthcare, it was a year of the patient experience, as providers struggled to improve HCAHPS scores.  Ebola put a new focus on healthcare worker safety, while efforts continued to improve patient safety.  Uncertainty about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) waned — a bit. The design of the built environment of healthcare played […]

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Designing for Ebola Still Top-of-Mind Issue

Media interest in Ebola has waned — replaced by reports about Cyber Monday sales records, athletes wearing “I Can’t Breathe” t-shirts, and CIA torture tactics. But kudos to Time Magazine for naming Ebola fighters in West Africa Person of the Year. And while the fear has subsided in this country, I’ll bet that preparing facilities for Ebola […]

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