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20 Hospitals With Inspiring Social Media Strategies - Medical Billing ...

20 Hospitals With Inspiring Social Media Strategies - Medical Billing ... | Social Media and Public Health | Scoop.it
Hospitals are using social media to connect internally, in addition to community building. At Texas Health Resources, social media tools make it possible for physicians and other health professionals to engage with each other ...
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Introducing Dr. Farris Timimi – Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media

Introducing Dr. Farris Timimi – Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media | Social Media and Public Health | Scoop.it
FT: Social media represents a group of tools that specifically allow conversations to occur regardless of geography, and in an asynchronous fashion. My primary focus will be seeking and identifying opportunities in the arenas of clinical ...
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How is Gaming Changing the Landscape in Health Care? Part 4 ...

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2012 Webinar Series Kicks Off Tomorrow | Mayo Clinic Center for ...

2012 Webinar Series Kicks Off Tomorrow | Mayo Clinic Center for ... | Social Media and Public Health | Scoop.it
How to find the most effective tools for your online community audiences; A simple formula to make your online content relevant and engaging; Pitfalls and practical first steps as you investigate social media for your staff doctors.
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Communication expert: When health messages cause harm - HealthCanal.com

Communication expert: When health messages cause harmHealthCanal.com"And whether it's obesity, binge drinking, cancer prevention or texting while driving, the reality is that complex social and physical issues cannot be solved by creating 30-second...
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Health Care Social Media – How to Engage Online Without Getting into Trouble (Part 1)

Health Care Social Media – How to Engage Online Without Getting into Trouble (Part 1) | Social Media and Public Health | Scoop.it

I have been in the healthcare arena in state government  for 10 years now, and slowly started pushing my agency to embrace social media in 2005 with our first YouTube posting and my first lesson on how not to use social media  . . . as a top down approach to disseminating information. Needless to say we've come some ways since then, but not far enough. Seven year's later and six years after I had quietly started a facebook and twitter account for the Division under which I work, the agency as a whole took a bold step and created its first facebook and twitter pages. But how effectively are we using social media in public health for social good? My goal is to scan the web for good articles and examples of how other healthcare organizations are engaging stakeholders and getting their message out through social media.  I came across this very useful and informative article on health care and social media by David Harlow which makes a good case for social media, but draws attention to issues that cause health care providers to take the back seat approach to embraching social media tools.

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Twitter kept up with Haiti cholera outbreak - Science News

Twitter kept up with Haiti cholera outbreak - Science News | Social Media and Public Health | Scoop.it
Twitter kept up with Haiti cholera outbreakScience NewsBy Rachel Ehrenberg Twitter, blogs and other social media can be powerful tools for tracking infectious diseases as they spread in poor countries with weak institutions and infrastructure conclude...
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Pursuit of Healthiness: Five Steps to Making an Impact in Your ...

Pursuit of Healthiness: Five Steps to Making an Impact in Your ... | Social Media and Public Health | Scoop.it
The discussion was fantastic (read the full transcript if you have a minute – you won't regret it!), but out of the dozens of topics we covered, five action steps for using social media to impact public health issues were clear.
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Oakville connects with residents through new website and social ...

Oakville connects with residents through new website and social ... | Social Media and Public Health | Scoop.it
I look forward to seeing how our community interacts with the new tools we've developed with them in mind.” Oakville has also increased its social media presence on Facebook and Twitter to enhance the way residents can ...
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