Posts Tagged ‘Health Information’

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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Healthline Editors Nominate Healthin30 for Best Health Blog

Tuesday, January 3, 2012 14:52 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Healthin30 was recently notified by Healthline to announce the editors at Healthline nominated Healthin30 for the “Best Health Blog of 2011.”
I’m honored to be included among the many wonderful health blogs.  While the editors at Healthline nominated Healthin30, the winners are determined by the number of votes from followers and […]

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Sharecare Experts on Twitter Chat – Social Media Networking Event

Monday, December 12, 2011 16:42 No Comments

Shake Your Family Health Tree – Sharecare Twitter Chat
By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Social Media Networking Event – @BarbaraFicarra

Join me @BarbaraFicarra and @SharecareNow experts on 12/13 from 11am-1pm EST for a tweet-n-eat family health tree chat #SharecareLive
Title:  Tweet-n-eat: Shake Your Family Health Tree
Date/Time:  December 13, 2011, Tuesday  from 11am-1pm EST
Topics of Focus:  Cystic Fibrosis, Tay-Sachs, […]

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Health IT Engages in the World of Health 2.0

Wednesday, June 23, 2010 17:44 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Healthin30 begins to delve into the world of Health IT and we’ll bring you the latest innovations in health care technology.
In the world of Health 2.0 (“user-generated phenomenon”), co-founder Matthew Holt brilliantly captures the technological geniuses that have created and developed health technologies for providers and patients to help reduce […]

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