CareNovate.com is an online service created to connect background checked and screened caregivers with care seekers easy & safely online. With their robust healthcare team from diverse backgrounds, CareNovate.com also provides care giving, health, and wellness information that are pertinent to caregiver, care seekers and their families. Although the company will be launching their website in 2012, the team has been providing care giving tips utilizing social media avenues such as their Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn since late 2011.
The nominations for the Best of the Web in the Social Media Rockstars – Organizations Category finalist was based upon the website’s number of social media followers, frequency of use, and the quality of resources distributed. The Social Media Rockstar category was looking for the organizations that stood out in the senior living space for being able to connect with consumers and create a strong following.
This year’s categories include:
• Best Websites and Newsletters for Caregivers
• Best Senior Living Blogs by Individuals
• Best Senior Living Blogs by Organizations
• Best Government & Education Resource Sites
• Best Senior Living Online Retailers
Industry Recognition and Resources
• Best Senior Living Provider Websites
• Best Designed Senior Living Provider Websites
• Social Media Rockstars – Individuals
• Social Media Rockstars – Organizations
• Best Senior Living Industry Resources
In total, more than 450 nominations were received earning more than 6,500 votes overall.
Hundreds of nominees submitted from industry professionals, seniors and caregivers across the nation. During the finalist phase, 19 judges hailing from all corners of the industry will be evaluating websites using a set of standardized rating criteria.
Rating rubrics have been defined on a category level to ensure the most objective and relevant feedback, but includes criteria such as:
• Quality of content
• Credibility and accuracy
• Navigation and design
• Frequency of posts
• Other category-specific qualifiers
Winners were chosen for each category based on the average of judge ratings. Winners were announced on March 15, 2012.
CareNovate.com is so proud to have received such an honor. To make it as a finalist was quite amazing and quite unexpected especially among the ranks of other great and amazing companies.
“We are humbled, excited and motivated to work harder for our caregivers, care seekers and their families. We are family, professional and sandwich generation caregivers who understand the support that caregiver, who are heroes needs and frankly deserves. Our goal is to continuously arm them with the resources, health and wellness tips they need to make care giving easier”, said Dr. Erowele, CareNovate.com co-founder & professional caregiver.
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CareNovate.com is an online service that connects background checked and screened caregivers with care seekers easy & safely online. Headquartered in Houston, TX, soon to launch CareNovate.com was created by sandwich generation community of IT, healthcare and caregiver experts who were inspired by their own experiences to help families and individuals looking for senior, and child and pet caregivers. CareNovate.com provides daily care tips for both caregivers and care seekers. CareNovate.com recently earned a spot in the SeniorHomes.com Best of the Web 2012 Finals in the Social Media Rockstars - Organizations 2012 category