LHC Group marketing and communications earns multiple national awards

    LHC Group marketing and communications earns multiple national awards  PR Newswire  LAFAYETTE, La., June 17, 2014  LAFAYETTE, La., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --LHC Group's marketing and communications department recently earned awards and recognition in three different national competitions. The Lafayette-based healthcare company saw seven different campaigns and initiatives recognized with 10 total awards from The Communicator Awards, the Aster Awards and The American Inhouse Design Awards.  LHC Group is a national provider of post-acute care services with nearly 10,000 employees operating more than 300 locations in 26 states.  The Communicator Awards, one of the largest international awards programs of its kind, recognizes outstanding performance in marketing and communications and is open to all industries. The Aster Awards, a program of Creative Images Inc., recognizes the nation's best healthcare marketing and advertising initiatives each year. The American Inhouse Design Awards is the premier showcase for marketing and communications departments within corporations and other institutions.  In The Communicator Awards competition, LHC Group earned one Award of Excellence (the top award) and five Awards of Distinction. The winning entries were:    oLHC Group Heart Walk team poster (Award of Excellence)   oThe Group Report employee newsletter (Award of Distinction)   o2012 Annual Report (Award of Distinction)   oAlzheimer's Blitz educational brochure (Award of Distinction)   oShare your purpose video (Award of Distinction)   oShared Strength Conference campaign branding (Award of Distinction)  The Aster Awards recognized three LHC Group initiatives – two with gold awards and one with a bronze award. The winning entries were:    oThe Group Report employee newsletter (gold)   o2012 Annual Report (gold)   oHome Care Logo redesign (bronze)  The American Inhouse Design Awards recognized the following LHC Group entry for outstanding graphic design:    oShared Strength Conference meeting signage  Winners in The Communicator Awards were selected by the Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts, an invitation-only group consisting of top-tier professionals from acclaimed media, communications, advertising, creative and marketing firms.  In the Aster Awards competition, entries for each category were judged together by a panel of design and healthcare marketing professionals with decades of combined experience.  The American Inhouse Design Awards competition is sponsored by Graphic Design USA, a leading news magazine for professional graphic designers.  About LHC Group Inc.  LHC Group Inc. (LHCGroup.com) is a national provider of post-acute care services, providing quality, cost-effective health care to patients within the comfort and privacy of their home or place of residence.  CONTACT:  Benny Ross           337.706.3551    SOURCE LHC Group Inc.  Website: http://lhcgroup.com