As award-winning healthcare communications specialists, we are among the highest ranked independent healthcare PR agencies in the U.S. Our strong client focus and commitment to being a trusted advisor has been instrumental in long-lasting partnerships with some of the world’s most prestigious companies and institutions:

Client List

  • The Coalition to Stop Opiod Overdose
  • Scripps
  • Alere
  • AngioDynamics
  • The Coalition to Stop Opioid Overdose
  • GBT
  • Gilead
  • The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
  • The National Meningitis Association
  • Scripps
  • UCB

Outpouring of Industry Recognition


We never stop challenging ourselves to find engaging and relevant ways to educate patients and consumers about healthcare conditions, issues, and products. Our campaigns have Learned us a reputation for Excellence and integrity in the public health community.

  • Award-winning social and digital media expertise
  • Ranked in the top 5 of health care PR agencies in the
    U.S. [view ranking link]
  • Named Healthcare Agency of the Year Finalist by The Holmes Report, a leading communications industry publication
    - April 2015

Cooney/Waters is proud to have been recognized by the healthcare and marketing industries for our successful collaborations with clients.

Changing Currents in Multimedia Engagement

Patients today are increasingly turning to the Internet as their primary source of health information and engagement. Social media tools and other emerging technologies have made it easier for both patients and healthcare professionals to quickly seek accurate information about medical conditions and treatment and to connect with others who have the same condition.

As experts in digital and social engagement, we take an audience-centric approach that fosters dialogue, stimulates information-sharing and content creation, driving meaningful conversations across traditional and online channels. We are relentless when it comes to maximizing resources in targeted, strategic ways to extend reach and frequency of a call to action.