Posts Tagged ‘Health Professionals’

3 Reasons Why Social Networking Is Not a Waste of Time for Health Professionals

Thursday, May 19, 2011 21:49 17 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Social networking allows doctors, nurses and other health professionals to deeply connect and engage with the community and their colleagues.
“We are standing at the precipice of a new online revolution in health care. As more and more health experts embrace the Internet and increase their social media activity, health information […]

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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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