Posts Tagged ‘Social Media Doctors and Nurses’

A Brilliant Reason to Dive Deep into the Social Media Health Space

Tuesday, July 19, 2011 18:04 5 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Recently,  I had the pleasure of being surrounded by brilliant health care thought leaders.  First, I delivered a social media presentation at the Eyeforpharma conference.  Secondly, I sat in the audience at the Social Communications and Health Care 2011 conference to listen to others present on social media, and participate […]

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The World’s First Twitter Chat for Doctors

Monday, October 4, 2010 18:14 No Comments

Guest post by Phil Baumann
Hashtag for Twitter Chat for Doctors is #MDChat
Physicians are an important part our society, possessing a wide array of knowledge and experience and insight into the human condition. The public value of this collective reservoir of talent is priceless.
As the pace of our world quickens and the demand for information rises, […]

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Twitter Offers Web Presence for Doctors

Wednesday, August 5, 2009 16:51 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
I asked Daniel Sands, MD, MPH, Director of Medical Informatics at Cisco IBSG and a primary care physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a few questions about twitter.
1.  What value does tweeting health info bring to the public?
By following tweets from health information sources that they trust, people can […]

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