March 10th, 2009

An episode of PulseBeat, a half-hour television newsmagazine produced by Great River Health Systems, recently received a 2009 Bronze Telly Award. The winning episode, which aired in September 2008, focused on head and neck medicine.
Founded in 1978, the Telly Awards is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable television commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and online film and video. More than 13,000 entries were received from throughout the world for this year's awards.


Besides head and neck medicine, topics of other PulseBeat shows are:

  • Back pain
  • Cancer care
  • Heart and vascular medicine
  • Life fitness
  • Urologic health

For a free DVD copy of PulseBeat, please call Great River Health Systems' Public Relations Department at (319) 768-3301, or visit