June 7 2006 - TMFHS WINS NATIONAL ASTER AWARD

Press Release - June 7, 2006
TMFHS WINS NATIONAL ASTER AWARD


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 7, 2006

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John Moore
Media Relations
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TMFHS MARKETING RECEIVES ASTER AWARDS


TYLER, TX— Trinity Mother Frances Health System Marketing Department received three top awards in the 2006 Aster Awards competition, winning one gold and two silver. The department took home a gold in the poster display category with the TMFHS History Wall. They won silver in the Total Advertising Campaign category with The Future Is Now Campaign, honoring the Center for Advanced Surgery & Technology, and another silver in the Advertising Specialty category for the TMFHS drink coaster design.

Creative Images, Inc., an internationally recognized firm that has specialized in strategic healthcare marketing for more than 11 years, hosts the Aster Awards. Creative Images, Inc., also publishes a full-color magazine, Marketing Healthcare Today, in which all winners are listed in the May/June issue each year.

The Aster Awards Program provides national-level recognition for healthcare organizations and advertising agencies that strive for excellence in medical marketing.

The purpose of the awards program is to provide a professional forum to allow all entrants to compete against other healthcare professionals across the United States. The annual Aster Awards entries are judged based on designs, printed and/or distributed the previous year. Gold, Silver or Bronze Awards are presented to the winners.

“We are so thrilled to bring home these awards. Everyone in our department has worked very hard and it’s great to see our creative ideas recognized by the judges,” said Mary Peterson, vice president of marketing, Trinity Mother Frances Health System.

For more information on services available through Trinity Mother Frances Health System, visit www.tmfhs.org.

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