Whether the imperative is to maintain or grow a business, or to defend it in the face of an ever-shifting environment and intense competition, healthcare clients come to us to deliver meaningful and measurable outcomes. As one of the few agencies with a truly global network in the healthcare arena, our experts work across virtually every sector of the industry. We’ve represented many of the leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies, health foundations and institutes, patient advocacy and medical professional associations, state and federal government health initiatives, medical device manufacturers, hospital systems and insurance providers.

What We Do

Reputation Management

Our teams provide a wide spectrum of reputation management consulting services, from support for leadership changes and mergers and acquisitions to employee communications, issues preparedness and crisis response. Equipped with proprietary tools such as our Authenticity Gap methodology, we help organizations across the healthcare sector identify and take positive steps toward managing the gaps between their brand and reputation.

Product Launch and Marketing

Each market and therapeutic category provides its own challenges, opportunities and circle of stakeholders. From clinical trial recruitment to end-of-lifecycle strategies, FleishmanHillard provides insights into the introduction and marketing of new and mature products. With a deep understanding of the regulatory environments and market complexities in which they work, our counselors have helped create powerful campaigns to launch products at a global, regional and national level – shaping a positive environment for product uptake and generating ongoing demand.

Clinical Trial Recruitment

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Public Affairs and Government Relations

FleishmanHillard provides an in-depth understanding of local, regional and global healthcare issues, advocacy, alliance development, stakeholder engagement and government affairs. We help healthcare companies, trade associations and nongovernmental organizations navigate regulation, mobilize opinion leaders, and influence legislation and health policy. Our healthcare-focused public affairs experts around the world have extensive experience counseling organizations on the wide range of product, corporate and marketplace issues.

Digital and Social Outreach

FleishmanHillard’s digital and social experts worldwide help organizations apply new technologies, tools and channels to shape integrated communications programs that create a measurable impact. We work with clients to optimize the power of social media, including implementing policies for employees, launching branded promotional and unbranded educational campaigns, working with HR to enhance recruitment and retention, and coaching executives in the medium.


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