Posts Tagged ‘Empowered Patient’

Speaking Event: Patient Engagement and Social Networking at Eyeforpharma Conference

Thursday, March 31, 2011 9:39 2 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

I’m thrilled to be an invited to speaker at the Eyeforpharma – Customer Centric Marketing for Pharma USA 2011 Conference in Philadelphia, PA, June 27 – 28, 2011.
The title of my presentation is, “Empower patients to take charge of their health care.” – Discover the best practices in patient engagement […]

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Top Stories on Social Media, Health, Patient Engagement and Doctor-Nurse Team

Friday, March 18, 2011 18:41 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
The top posts on Healthin30 include topics on social media in health care, patient engagement, importance of teamwork in medicine, and healthy living.
Thank you for your insightful comments, tweets and postings to Facebook.

Social Media: Medical Social Networking – Part 2 [24 Comments 117 Tweets]
This is a comprehensive post that delves […]

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Social Media: Barbara Ficarra on FOX News Live Talks About Medical Social Networking

Wednesday, March 2, 2011 21:21 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Social networking and health care
Part One

Medical Professionals are using social media, such as Facebook, Twitter and You Tube to engage patients in their health.
They are using it to provide accurate information to help educate patients and to help empower them to be proactive and take charge of their health.
I joined […]

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Power of Social Media: How the Medical Community is Embracing Social Media for Better Patient Care and Patient Engagement

Monday, February 21, 2011 13:30 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Social Media is exploding in the health care arena, and social media is a powerful and phenomenal platform for engaging patients.
Social Media is transforming health care today, and connecting people in real-time.
Social Media is one of the best ways to engage patients.  Social Media is about connection, collaboration, community and […]

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