A seasoned media and marketing professional, Patrick joined the 24×7 Magazine team in 2019 as Publisher and President of the brand. Keefe brings to the role 25 years of experience in advertising account management and marketing, along with proven success in digital and print advertising, as well as social media business development.
Looking at 2020, Keefe is focusing on building upon our strong reputation as the preferred information resource among professionals in the Healthcare Technology Management field. In addition, he will help support the launch of an Intelligence-Based Marketing Platform called KAIROS.
A graduate of the University of Kansas, Keefe is committed to ensuring that 24×7 Magazine remains the most highly respected publication in the HTM market going into its 24th year and beyond.
“24×7 Magazine is the undisputed industry leader,” says Forsythe-Stephens. “Not only do we offer biomeds and clinical engineers groundbreaking product and company news, advice from industry leaders, and in-depth feature articles, 24×7 Magazine hosts webinars with top speakers in the HTM field.”
Much of 24×7 Magazine’s success is attributable to the magazine’s stellar advisory board, Forsythe-Stephens says. “Our board encompasses the best and the brightest in the healthcare technology management field,” she adds. “In addition to helping 24×7 Magazine plan its editorial calendar, board members regularly contribute bylined articles, serve as interview subjects, and fact-check content for us.” Such collaboration ensures 24×7 Magazine stays abreast of all the changes affecting the HTM industry.
“Keeping HTM professionals in-the-know is something 24×7 Magazine has done well for more than two decades,” Forsythe-Stephens says, “and it’s something we’ll continue doing in the coming years.” Key topics covered in 2017 included Joint Commission regulatory updates, education, battery management, HTM/IT integration, cybersecurity, and 24×7 Magazine’s annual Salary Survey—and 2018 promises to bring even more exciting editorial to its valued audience.
“Our readers are at the forefront of patient care—purchasing and maintaining equipment that has life-saving implications,” Forsythe-Stephens says, “and 24×7 Magazine will continue to support the clinical engineering community by providing fresh and cutting-edge editorial