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Melia

Freelance Content Writer & Article Writer

1984

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From diabetes to hypertension, America is becoming a nation characterized by chronic illnesses. Top disease states account for billions in healthcare spending each year, with diabetes alone representing about $132 billion, or $1 out of every $10 spent on U.S. healthcare.
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Professional athletes leave fame to start families, homes, and businesses north of Tampa. (MLB's Wade Boggs, NBA's Haywoode Workman, Olympic medalist Mitzi Kremer.)
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Small business profile of a unique manufacturer's relocation to a small Florida city. Kazoobie, which markets and manufactures about half a million kazoos annually, relocates from Hilton Head, S.C. to Port Richey, FL. -St. Pdetersburg Times, 2003
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Researched, wrote, and edited this report which addresses pandemic flu planning considerations that are specific to the healthcare supply chain, and to medical products distributors and manufacturers in particular. Interviews and research are combined to equip readers with practical tips and logistical guidance on operations, warehousing, distribution, manufacturing, and customer relations.
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Created content and managed design for marketing campaign promoting seasonal influenza vaccinations. Visit www.FluSupplyNews.com to view more of the resources developed for this campaign including post cards, fact sheets, reports, and Web site copy.
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The latest technology that can help detect heart disease is being tested at just a few places. -The St. Petersburg Times, 2003
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Web site dedicated to explaining the value of medical products distributors in keeping healthcare costs down and improving patient care. Researched and wrote the majority of copy for the site, maintained the Web site via a CMS, and co-managed the project from conception to launch.
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About Me:
I am a writer and editor with more than 10 years experience. My background includes work as a reporter and staff writer for The Philadelphia Inquirer and The St. Petersburg Times. I also served as the director of communications for a Washington, D.C.-area trade association. Among my specialties are healthcare, business, and non-profit work.

I understand the value of clear writing, precise editing, and strategic marketing. I am highly organized and meet deadlines. I am skilled at writing informative and engaging copy for diverse audiences. Most importantly, I believe in providing reliable support and helping clients develop content that connects.
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Springfield, Virginia, United States