Everyday Health Group acquires 'Top Doctors' creator Castle Connolly Medical

Written by Angie Stewart | January 16, 2019 | Print  |

Everyday Health Group acquired healthcare research and physician ratings company Castle Connolly Medical.

What you should know:

1. Castle Connolly Medical is known for publishing the Top Doctors rankings, which are intended to help consumers make informed care decisions based on physicians' peer nominations and internal research.

2. Through the acquisition, Castle Connolly's Top Doctors and Top Hospitals lists can reach Everyday Health's monthly web audience of more than 53 million health consumers and 780,000 practicing providers.

3. Everyday Health runs the media platforms Everyday Health, MedPage Today and What to Expect. Everyday Health is a division of J2 Global.

4. The Castle Connolly team will be based at Everyday Health Group's New York City headquarters.

"Online trust is more paramount than ever, and making our resources even more accessible through Everyday Health's digital platforms is a significant leap for consumer-empowered decision-making when it comes to their health and wellness," said Castle Connolly Co-founder, President and CEO Dr. John Connolly, EdD.

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