ATLANTA, May 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ebix, Inc. (Nasdaq:EBIX), announced that the company's A.D.A.M. multimedia health content will be included on Bing, Microsoft Corp.'s search engine.
More than 59 percent of all U.S. adults go online to search for health information.* Now, when people search on Bing, they will find information from the US National Library of Medicine which licenses its data from Ebix. A.D.A.M. multimedia health content provides access to the authoritative Health Answer from the National Institute of Health and other public and private health-related organizations. A.D.A.M.'s content provides health consumers with a comprehensive online health information database complete with thousands of physician-written and reviewed articles covering conditions, procedures, treatments, surgeries, and tests in an easy-to-navigate format. The visually rich content features award-winning medical illustrations, HD videos and interactive tools. Since the content is available in HTML5, consumers can view the content and videos on any device, including mobile phones and tablets. The content is available in English and Spanish.
Jim Retel, Ebix Vice President – A.D.A.M. said, "We are excited to be working with Bing to deliver content that will be accessible to millions of consumers who are actively seeking reliable health information. We believe that the diverse range of health information seekers on the Web today will benefit from our expertise in communicating important health information in a way that is understandable and actionable."About Ebix, Inc. and A.D.A.M. A.D.A.M. is a business unit of Ebix focused on providing innovative multimedia health content trusted by best-in-class websites, consumer health portals, healthcare, biomedical, medical device, pharmaceutical, and education organizations. A leading international supplier of On-Demand software and E-commerce services to the insurance industry, Ebix, Inc., (Nasdaq:EBIX) provides end-to-end solutions ranging from infrastructure exchanges, carrier systems, agency systems and BPO services to custom software development for all entities involved in the insurance industry.