Posts Tagged ‘Engagement’

Media-TV Guest Appearance: Healthy Living | Prevention | Empowerment

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:27 No Comments

I’m thrilled to be a guest on WMCN44 TV, Power Your Life with Dr. Jo Anne White.

 
Today, March 17, 2015, tune in at 1:30 p.m. EST to watch a very exciting show with guests Rose Rivera, Judy O’Beirn, and me, Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA. I’ll discuss ways to live a healthier life, focusing on prevention, and […]

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Social Media Health: 3 Key Elements to Use When Engaging in Social Media

Tuesday, December 18, 2012 12:28 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
There are some health care professionals who refuse to engage in social media and there are others who have mastered it.  And yet there are some who just don’t understand it.

There’s a photo of a clinician on Facebook holding a cigarette.
It may not seem like much, but when it’s a […]

This was posted under category: Articles, Doctors, Hospital Care, Insurance, Nurses, Patient Engagement, Quality Health Care, Social Media/Networking Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Power of Social Media: Sharecare, Twitter and You

Thursday, February 2, 2012 10:34 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

One word to describe social media is engagement.  Social media allows relationships to develop and it fosters connection among the community.  A two-way conversation emerges and collaboration surfaces.
Twitter, one platform in the social media arena, allows real-time communication to occur in 140 characters or less.
Sharecare’s recent Twitter chat engaged the […]

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What Topics on Healthin30 Caught Your Attention?

Thursday, December 29, 2011 12:17 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Social Media Networking caught your attention on Healthin30 with “3 Reasons Why Social Networking Is Not a Waste of Time for Health Professionals,” leading with 1,367 Tweets.
“List of 20 Excellent Social Media Networking Resources” also is a popular post.  Other topics include:  Women and Heart Disease, Telehealth, Patients and the […]

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Part 2: Guy Kawasaki Talks Social Media and 10 Tips for Enchanting Decision Making

Wednesday, September 7, 2011 13:27 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
In Part 1 on Healthin30, “Guy Kawasaki Jumps the Curve with Enchanting Insights to Empower,” Kawasaki offers insightful tips to help companies succeed.
Whether the company is a start-up, health care technology company, pharma company, medical practice, major health care organization, or a leading company listed on Forbes, “enchanting” insights can […]

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