Sioux Center Community Hospital building

Marketing Advertisement Wins National Award

Sioux Center Community Hospital & Health Center Marketing has been nationally recognized in the 2009 Aster Awards Program for excellence in medical marketing. The hospital's marketing team received a Silver Medal for the Journey to a Healthier Lifestyle ad that was placed in the Sioux Center Shopper (score of 90-94, top 12% in the nation).

The Aster Awards, one of the largest competitions of its kind, is hosted by Marketing Healthcare Today and Creative Images, Inc. This elite national program recognizes outstanding health care professionals for excellence in their advertising/marketing efforts.

This year's Aster Awards consisted of approximately 3,000 entries from across America. Judging criteria includes creativity, layout and design, functionality, message effectiveness, production quality and overall appeal.