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Published on January 22, 2013

Lawrence Memorial Hospital Selects Geonetric to Develop Responsive Web Presence

Responsive site will better serve patients and community through robust functionality and engaging content.       

Cedar Rapids, IA — January 22, 2013 — Lawrence Memorial Hospital (LMH), headquartered in Lawrence, KS, has selected Geonetric, an online solutions provider for the healthcare industry, to develop a new website for the 173–bed community hospital. Through a multi–year partnership, Geonetric will create a new Web presence that will promote LMH's services, highlight the hospital's technological sophistication and engage targeted audiences with compelling, well–organized content. The site will also showcase responsive design, which presents an ideal experience on a variety of devices and screen sizes.

"Lawrence Memorial Hospital is excited to extend our reputation for delivering high quality care to the Web," says Janice Early, director of marketing and business development at LMH. "Geonetric is truly a strategic partner for this journey. Their top–notch content management system will streamline processes behind the scenes, and their collaboration with our outside agencies — Dobies Healthcare Group and Titus D, Co. — will help us create a truly cohesive new image in the market."

LMH's website will be built on the latest version of Geonetric's content management system, VitalSite 6. It will offer improved functionality including physician, location and service directories, calendar and events registration, eCards, as well as a new gift shop through Volusion. Geonetric is providing content strategy and information architecture services for LMH and working in partnership with the hospital's marketing and creative agencies to deliver the final product.

About Lawrence Memorial Hospital

Lawrence Memorial Hospital (LMH) is a 173-bed not-for-profit health care provider serving a regional market in northeast Kansas. Supported by 1,300 associates and 250 physicians, we are dedicated to the health of our community, and it shows in our physician expertise, advanced technology and high standards of clinical excellence. Regularly recognized for quality and service, LMH in 2012 was named one of the nation's "Most Wired" Hospitals, Best Companies to Work For by Ingram's Magazine, Top Performer on Key Quality Measures™ by The Joint Commission, and earned an "A" Hospital Safety ScoreSM by The Leapfrog Group. LMH is self-funded from its operations, receives no tax support from the City of Lawrence or Douglas County, and serves the community's health care needs regardless of individuals' ability to pay. Visit to learn more and follow us on Twitter @lmhorg.

About Geonetric®

Geonetric helps healthcare organizations develop Web strategies that engage consumers. VitalSite®, Geonetric’s content management software, is the foundation of websites, portals and intranets for more than 500 hospitals, physician groups and clinics around the country. Geonetric also provides a comprehensive suite of online services — from Web strategy and design, to content development and responsive marketing campaigns, to online support and hosting — all designed to turn prospects into patients and deliver measurable results. Visit to learn more and follow us on Twitter @geonetric.

Media Contact: Heather Stanley, 319.221.1667