Posts Tagged ‘Health Communications’

Emergency Medicine Resident at George Washington University Hospital Chooses Healthin30 for Mini-Fellowship in Medical Journalism

Thursday, August 8, 2013 14:51 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
(Editor’s Note: Update August 16, 2013- Correction
I’d like to clarify this post. Justin Larkin, MD is an emergency medicine resident at The George Washington University Hospital, however the mini-fellowship is a curriculum requirement at The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Please see revised post here.)
 
Mini Fellowship […]

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What are your biggest questions about headaches? Sharecare Experts Answer Them on Twitter

Thursday, June 6, 2013 8:12 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
June is Headache Awareness Month, and Sharecare experts will answer your questions during a Twitter Chat.
The Headaches Twitter Chat
What: The Headaches Twitter Chat
When: June 6, 2013
Where: Twitter Chat
Time: 12 Noon to 6 p.m. EST
Who: Questions asked by you will be answered by Sharecare’s experts
Hashtag: #headacheSC
Moderator|Host: @Sharecarenow
Sharecare Experts:

Dr. Robin Miller, Integrative […]

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8 Ways to Avoid Ethical Pitfalls in Social Media – Part One

Thursday, April 25, 2013 17:07 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Do the ethical rules of law apply to medicine?

 
Ethical issues in social media are a concern for attorneys, and health care professionals can learn from attorneys on how to avoid ethical blowups.
In a recent article in the New York State Bar Association State Bar News, it states that attorneys face […]

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Speaking Event: Social Media in Health Care – HIMSS Southern California

Friday, April 5, 2013 13:04 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

I am delighted to participate in the HIMSS Southern California Annual Health Care Conference.  I will be moderating a panel titled:  “Social Media in Healthcare: Promoting Patient Empowerment and Engagement, Healthcare Value, and Patient Centered Care.”  Panelists include:  Joseph Kim, MD, MPH, Christina Thielst, MHA, FACHE, FHIMSS, and Wandia Chiuri.
Healthcare […]

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