Today thus far has been an extremely active day for health care social media #hcsm .
Tweet chat, #abcdrbchat from ABC news is number six on the twitter trend list this AM at 10:30 AM Pacific time. It appears that there were many tweeps from non health related sites in this chat.
Anyone who thinks #social media is not relevant to #medicine is about to become a #dinosaur.
Some of the most popular hash tags revolve around #emr #hitsm #hcsm #d4pc #mhealth Check the web site Symplur for all the tags relating to health care and medicine.
During the past year physicians have engaged in social media with increasing frequency.
Despite these positive upticks there are those who are reticent to engage in social media.
Here are some things you may have experienced:
In the past year have you experienced:
Nausea, due to keeping up with the rapid changes in the social media space ?
Y or N
Anxiety, due to the looming threat of an online flare up surrounding your organization? Y or N
Frustration, due hospital exec rejecting your social media ideas?
Familiarize yourself with three targeted tracks in healthcare communications
1. PR and Marketing
2. Employee Communications
3. Social Media for Medical Professionals
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