Should We Expect Health Care Professionals To Post And Tweet?

SocMed Sean

There are amazing digital conversations going on about widespread diseases like Diabetes and Multiple Sclerosis , as well as very niche diseases like Huntington’s Disease and Spontaneous Coronary Heart Dissection. What do all these conversations have in common?

An Interview with Advocate Health Care: Case Study #StoriesOfTheGirls

Diva Marketing Blog

Advocate Health Care launched a unique program to bring attention to breast cancer prevention, treatment and support. About Advocate Health Care. Advocate Health Care is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest.

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How To Kill Relationships With A Slap In The Face

Waxing UnLyrical

I don’t care how famous you are. I don’t care how powerful you are… or think you might be. I don’t care which boards you sit on. Im very, very careful about verbal agreements. all make mistakes sure, but be big enough and care enough to admit

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Obamacare And Social Media: 5 Must-Reads


The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) health insurance exchanges have opened and social media is being used to both promote and debate the new law. GetCovered Obamacare Square: Health Care Tries to Go Viral.

A 12 Word Social Media Policy


The biggest risk in health care social media is not participating in the conversation. Simply putting “find me on Facebook” or “follow me on Twitter” badges on your website does not equate with health care social media. There is great power in the conversation.

Monday Roundup: Overcoming Obstacles

Waxing UnLyrical

Why: How can you find the right influencers to accelerate brand awareness, lead generation, and conversions? In this WUL classic, Rachael Seda explores three social media obstacles health care providers face and the underlying opportunities each present.

Hot Nonprofit Marketing Jobs This Week – February 16


Our open workspace in the heart of San Francisco encourages conversation and collaboration. Through collaboration and innovation, CAQH accelerates the transformation of business processes, delivering value to providers, patients and health plans.

Mission Driven or People Driven?


The claim of being “mission-driven” has been increasingly cropping up in our conversations with association executives lately. We must maintain the posture of not caring about revenue. Is your organization mission or people driven?

Is your Organization Capable of Unorthodox Thinking?


Originally an online network for physicians, it tapped the value of physicians’ case-based discussions for industries that did business with health care to create a new corporate services business line. The New Competence of the Knowledge Age.

17 Tweetchats for Social Media, Marketing and PR folks

Direct Marketing Observations

3) #b2bcha t is a weekly conversation for B2B marketers; Thursdays 8 pm Eastern. 6) #Hcsm The Health Care Communication & Social Media community hosts a weekly Twitter conversation about communication and marketing practices by Health Care organizations, including use of social media.

What Social Strategizing Means in the Biotech Industry

Simply Measured

Once you’re “on” social media, you’ll need to actively peruse each potential platform and “listen” to the conversations , learning what your audience is talking about and how they’re expressing their stories.

On Youth, Age, and Community Service

Waxing UnLyrical

“Tell Me More” was on, and I caught part of the conversation on President Obama’s proposal to regulate home health care workers. This is not a political post, nor is it one on home health care.

How to Leverage the 80/20 Rule for Blogging Success


United States Medical Care. The United States integrated the 80/20 rule in its Affordable Care Act that changed the way Americans as a whole accessed health care. He added an opt-in form to the page and experienced a 446% increase in opt-in conversion.

Top Skills for 2016 from LinkedIn

Proactive Report

One agency had a stellar study on health care but when they first released it they got zero media interest. We can now tap directly into conversations taking place right now on any subject or brand.

How Visuals are Telling the NAIAS Story

Convince & Convert

Health: JP Morgan Healthcare Conference. However, Athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush appeared at the center of today’s conversation: According to reports , a man suffering an apparent heart attack outside of a San Francisco Walgreens had been down for a few minutes when Bush saw him.

Bayler Healthcare System Takes A Leap Into Pinterest: Interview with Ashley Howland (Part 1)

Diva Marketing Blog

About Ashley Howland is the social media manager for Baylor Health Care System. You’re right; health care was very slow to adopt social media. We have now embraced it and are using it to inform and educate the public with credible health information.

Diva Marketing Talks Keepin' The Conversation Real With CK Kerley & Valeria Maltoni

Diva Marketing Blog

To help you understand how to participate in the "new" conversation without getting blown-up. On today's Diva Marketing Talks CK Kerley - Epiphany and Valeria Maltoni - Conversation Agent join me to discuss what is frequently at the center of social media marketing.

The Only 4 Reasons Agencies Should Care About Their Own Content Marketing

Convince & Convert

Improve Your Conversion Rate. Measure It: Establish a baseline conversion rate (win rate), if you don’t already have it calculated. After your agency truly commits to content, determine how that conversion rate changes. Mimicry is not a strategy.

Proving Value vs ROI in PR

Proactive Report

This new direction came from auditing the online conversations about learning languages. Here’s one example of how it is being done in the health care sector. Conversions – sign-ups, downloads, purchases. 2014 will see more emphasis on reporting PR results.

What Motivates Readers to Share?


Every piece of content, social network, and campaign has a vastly different conversion rate at each step of this process. Political words and phrases like “Obama” and “health care.” This guest post is by Dan Zarrella of In my research into sharing, I realized I needed to develop a framework that would serve as a model for the decision-making process that takes place before someone spreads an idea.

Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King

into relevant topical conversations. And, I fear - everyday a million junk-articles are published with mostly no information in it at all, or even negetive information, because people wrote false information, because they didn´t care about sources.

Young Association Professionals take over ASAE’s Acronym Blog


I’ll stop the world – Aaron Wolowiec, director of education and associate partnerships at the Health Care Association of Michigan, on volunteer leadership. Really really loved last week’s series of blog posts by “Young Association Professionals&# on Acronym.

How to Write a Social Media Policy

Webbiquity SMM

A single-location restaurant or small retailer operates in a much different realm than a large public company or an organization in a heavily regulated industry such as health care or financial services. Twitter is a conversational platform, not a broadcasting medium.

More Thoughts on Thought Leadership

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Moreover, it changes the dynamic of the conversation from one of WHO are you to HOW can you help me with my problem. Register, where he wrote news and feature stories on companies in the real estate, consumer products, health care, IT, retailing and other industries.

Quantum Entanglements: The Social Media Scandals

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The final, successful inquiry started with Kristin at online conversation site, then moved to Becky-Says’ blog. i just hope that people consider carefully all the factors before they commit themselves, either emotionally or financially. be careful out there.

Social Media Monitoring Grudge Match: Radian6 vs. Scout Labs

So, while setting up and monitoring mentions of a Louisville-area heath care system recently, I composed this comparison on setup, features and price. I added several different keywords based on the name of the health care system and one of their locations.

Proceed with Caution When Being Active on Social Media Sites

Saying It Social

In light of this weekend’s events, you may be tempted to voice your opinion (whether positive or negative) of the health care reform bill. If your religion is an important aspect of your identity then just be careful not to overwhelm others who don’t share your viewpoints. Where you might think this is a ‘private conversation, it is just the opposite.


Myrland Marketing

The “insensitive client marketing language&# came from a health care provider to another nurse, my Mom and me just moments after Mom’s appointment began. I was there because I care very much about her client, my Mom. Let us be careful how we talk to our clients.

Six ways to make Web 2.0 work - The McKinsey Quarterly - Six ways Web 2.0 work - Business Technology - Application Management

Ultimately, however, companies must recognize that successful participation means engaging in authentic conversations with participants. Keep the conversation going on Twitter Do our six recommendations agree with the successes and failures you’ve seen?

The future of groupware in the interactive workplace. | Technology > Software Services & Applications from

Buzz Marketing for Technology

These activities include enrolling in benefits coverage, changing tax withholdings, reviewing health care deductions, applying for jobs, and learning about policies and procedures. The hiring manager agrees in a conversation with the HR representative that a particular job candidate doesnt need a second interview, but does need to go through drag screening. Sign In. | | Free Newsletters. Home |. Business Advice |. Professional Journals |. Business Bloggers |.

From The Industrial Age To The Networked Age

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With Macrowikinomics, it turns out that the technology genie is not just revolutionizing the firm, but it's changing science, the media, newspapers, our entertainment systems and our approaches to health care. You can also listen to my entire conversation with Don Tapscott, right here: SPOS #225 - The World Of Macrowikinomics With Don Tapscott. You must read Macrowikinomics.

40 Social Media Blogs You Should Be Reading


Conversation Agent : Valeria Maltoni is a professional marketer with 20 years of real-world corporate experience, 10 online, across a broad array of mid-to-large sized companies. Hands-on work at a Fortune 500 technology company, a technology start-up, in health care, chemical manufacturing, risk management consulting, and the non-profit sector have provided her with a wealth of experience and insights.

The Key to Social Media Success is Just 2 Letters | Integrated.

Convince & Convert

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Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

We looked at criteria like size (under 100,000 people), college town, good schools, access to health care, cost of living, etc. In the meantime, I will look forward to conversing here and on FB and Twitter and to finding opportunities to hang out. I'm here to care of ill and recovering in-laws.