Honored by ASHPE

May 11, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Health News
NORRISTOWN, PA – The American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors (ASHPE) has honored, a multidisciplinary online resource, for its Web site and Web exclusive editorial. Therapy Times won a silver award in the “Best Overall Web Publication,” a silver award for the “Best Web Exclusive Article” and the gold award for the “Best Web Exclusive Article.”

“Since its launch in 2005, we have seen Therapy Times grow at an unprecedented rate,” says Therapy Times Publisher Heather Koitzsch, RD. “To be honored by a highly acclaimed organization, such as the ASHPE, demonstrates our steadfast commitment to Therapy Times readers and meeting their needs.”

The ASHPE Awards program was established to recognize outstanding editorial excellence and achievement in healthcare publications. It offers an opportunity for editors to measure their efforts and their publication against the best the healthcare sector has to offer and to know where they rate in comparison to their peers and competitors.

Therapy Times provides an online daily resource for physical, occupational, speech, nutrition, music and respiratory therapists to improve patient care and further their careers. The Web site,, and its accompanying weekly e-newsletter and bi-weekly print newsletter, feature breaking news, in-depth feature articles, career development tools and Web-based forums and communities where therapists can interact and network with colleagues striving to improve patient care. Therapy Times offers the latest job openings and powerful career development tools to help healthcare professionals find the job they've been looking for and develop the skills they'll need to excel in their new position.

Valley Forge Publishing Group (VFPG) is a publisher and publisher representative for 40 healthcare publications and 25 online Career Centers, crossing all areas of the medical profession. In addition to Therapy Times, VFPG also publishes the award-winning RT Image (, the only national weekly magazine serving the radiology industry, and maintains, an online career center with nearly 14,000 resumes and nearly 1,000 healthcare positions.