Posts Tagged ‘Social Health’

Doctors and Social Media: Personal vs. Professional Online Content

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 15:30 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

The topic of health care social media continues here on Healthin30, and legal expert, David Harlow, Esq, Health Care Attorney and Consultant at The Harlow Group, LLC in Boston, answers a series of questions focusing on the legal aspects of physicians engaging in social media.
Q: Barbara – In order to […]

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Doctors and Social Media: What are the appropriate boundaries for the doctor/patient relationship?

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 12:37 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
 

Continuing on the topic of physicians use with social media, David Harlow, Esq, Health Care Attorney and Consultant at The Harlow Group, LLC in Boston, answers a series of questions focusing on the legal aspects of physicians engaging in social media.
Q: Barbara – What are appropriate boundaries for the doctor/patient […]

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State Medical Boards Addresses Inappropriate Online Physician Behaviors

Monday, January 14, 2013 17:59 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
A new report to be released tomorrow in the Annals of Internal Medicine, “Online Professionalism Investigations by State Medical Boards: First, Do No Harm,” by S. Ryan Greysen, MD, MHS, MA; David Johnson, MA; Terry Kind, MD, MPH; Katherine C. Chretien, MD; Cary P. Gross, MD, MPH; Aaron Young, PhD; […]

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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 […]

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