NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann Health, winner of this year's Cannes Lions Health Network of the Year, was named 'Global Healthcare Agency Network of the Year' at the 2016 Global Awards, a worldwide creative awards show that honors the World's Best Healthcare & Wellness Advertising¿. This was the fifth year in a row that McCann Health earned this top worldwide recognition as Healthcare Agency Network of the Year at the Global Awards. The McCann Health network this year won 7 Global Awards and 17 Finalist Certificates, with the wins representing 11 McCann Health agencies across six continents. "Winning the Global Healthcare Network of the Year from the Global Awards, for the fifth year in a row, is an absolute honor," said Jeremy Perrott, Global Chief Creative Officer, McCann Health. "It not only shines a light on the consistently high level of creative performance by the McCann Health global network but it reflects what we strive for, and what our clients have come to expect from us -- the absolute best -- in every market, every day.A huge thanks and congratulations goes to everyone at McCann Health for their incredible energy and commitment to raising the creative bar and generating life-changing ideas that improve the health of humanity." Among the winners, McCann Health UK received 2 top Global Awards, McCann Japan earned 2 Global Awards, and McCann Echo USA, McCann Health India and McCann Worldgroup South Africa each earned a Global Award. Additional winners include McCann Health Australia, McCann Health Brazil, McCann Health China, McCann Healthcare France, McCann HumanCare USA, and McCann Health Japan.