Posts Tagged ‘HealthWorksCollective’

Social Media: Are you engaged or do you ignore it?

Friday, January 27, 2012 14:24 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Can health care providers afford to ignore social media?
Social Media Networking isn’t going to go away…

…and trying to ignore won’t work…
Social media is a powerful and phenomenal platform to disseminate valuable and trusted health information.  Are you engaged in social media networking or are you ignoring it?
Social media allows […]

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Social Media Networking and Breast Cancer Awareness

Thursday, October 20, 2011 10:52 3 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
“The Socialization of Breast Cancer”

Social media networking has changed the landscape in health care.
The immediate exchange of real-time health information online has allowed health care consumers and patients to share valuable experiences and to gain knowledge. Online communities provide a valuable resource for individuals to seek reassurance, form […]

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