Posts Tagged ‘Online Health Sites’

USA TODAY Features the Best in Online Medical Blogs

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 21:11 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

USA TODAY recently hosted Grand Rounds in the “Your Life” Section and featured the Best of the Medical Blogosphere.  Some of the medical bloggers include:  Howard Luks, MD, Jennifer Dyer, MD, Cynthia Bailey, MD, Fred Trotter, Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA (honored), Will Meek, PhD, and others (please read […]

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Social Media and Online Health Sites Begins the Conversation with Doctors and Nurses

Wednesday, May 12, 2010 7:44 2 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

My post on KevinMD, “Social media starts the patient dialogue with doctors and nurses” talks about the importance of gathering health information online to get the conversation started with doctors and nurses.
A patient apologized to me for asking so many questions. There is no need to apologize, I said to […]

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