Posts Tagged ‘HCSM’

Speaking Event: PIAA International Conference, Amsterdam

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 19:35 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

 
I recently had the honor of speaking at the PIAA International Section Conference, “The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly” — How Threats Can Become Opportunities in Medical Liability, in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
The conference was designed to allow attendees to share experiences relating to medical liability and the medical indemnity industry internationally, […]

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Virtual Summit to Empower Caregivers

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 8:31 1 Comment

Please join us today, February 11, 2014 for a virtual summit for caregivers.
Impact80 Virtual Summit is the first global conference, to be held online with 1 goal in mind – to support and reach as many women & men who work full or part-time while caring for a sick, disabled child or aging parent. Impact80 […]

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Social Media and Health IT – List of HIT100 Winners

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 12:43 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Healthcare IT News recently published the winners of #HIT100.  The #HIT100 is a crowd-sourced list of the most influential individuals or organizations who contribute to the advancement of health care technology through social media.
Nominated by their peers, winners are Twitter users active in the health IT (#HealthIT) and social media […]

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Social Media: Pharma Industry Considers Patient Engagement a Must

Friday, February 10, 2012 14:55 5 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

The Pharmaceutical industry feels patient engagement is a priority, but lacks presence in the social media world.  There’s a better way for Pharma to get their message heard, and it requires going beyond the medications and stepping outside the silo.
I’m not in Pharma, and I’m not a marketer, but I […]

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Social Media Legal Concerns: Questions and Answers with David Harlow, Esq.

Tuesday, August 2, 2011 14:37 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA with David Harlow, Esq.
This is the third part of a three part post addressing the legal concerns of social networking in the health care arena.
In part one, legal expert David Harlow, Esq., Health Care Attorney and Consultant at The Harlow Group, LLC in Boston, answered questions regarding “The Legal […]

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