Social media and health care reform

Sherrilynne Starkie

In the era of health care reform, hospitals need to figure out how to do more and more, with less. Social media can play an important role in patient care, patient support, health research, education, training, advocacy, and more.

How Twitter Users Feel About Their Jobs (Report)

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The happiest workers appear to be those in the education, travel and health care fields. According to the most recent Gallup data , 70 percent of American workers are disengaged at work.

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Social Media: The Key to Transforming Doctor-Patient Communication

Waxing UnLyrical

Here are three social media obstacles health care providers face and the underlying opportunities each present. Obstacle: Understandably, many health care professionals may avoid using social media for fear of violating regulations like HIPPA. Education.

Crowdsourcing Our Health – Using Social Media to Educate and Unite.

Social Media Strategery

Development Social Media Crowdsourcing Our Health – Using Social Media to Educate and Unite the Public Mon, Mar 23, 2009 Social Media “Social media on the Internet are empowering, engaging, and educating consumers and providers in health care. Health 2.0

Awesome Association Jobs This Week – February 2

SocialFish

Market Research Program Director , American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) – The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) is the premier not-for-profit organization for women’s health care.

Three ways to stretch your marketing budget

SocialFish

Liz Scherer is a digital communications strategist specializing in health & wellness, nonprofits, regulated industries and agriculture. In her spare time, Liz mentors health start-ups at 1776 DC and Village Capital and is active in the D.C. This is a guest post by Liz Scherer.

Awesome Association MarComm Jobs – Week of August 30

SocialFish

Senior Vice President of Communications , 340B Health – 340B Health has an opening for a SVP of Communications at our growing non-profit health care trade association. This position will implement communication strategies to promote and educate the U.S.

Hot Nonprofit Marketing Jobs This Week – February 16

SocialFish

Through collaboration and innovation, CAQH accelerates the transformation of business processes, delivering value to providers, patients and health plans. Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board !

How to Use Data to Tell a Stronger Story

Convince & Convert

For example, maybe you conducted a study on trends in product development over the last five years and found in the last year, there was a major influx of software products for geriatric care introduced to the market.

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Social Media: The Key to Transforming Doctor-Patient Communication [Redux]

Waxing UnLyrical

and will be particularly interesting to you if you work at the intersection of health care and social media. Here are three social media obstacles health care providers face and the underlying opportunities each present. Education. News Health article.

Career Advice for Writers: How to Become a Copywriter

Writtent Blog

Use Your Education to Your Advantage. Perhaps most importantly, don’t give up on wondering how to become a copywriter if you have a completely unrelated educational background. Image source. So, you’re thinking of a career as a professional copywriter.

Civic Crowdfunding vs Tax – Collaborative Government #Gov2

Laurel Papworth

Education let’s us down… Warning: This version of social media and online community call to actions is so far to the Right that it becomes Left again. Imagine if you could vote on every issue in society – refugees, climate, research, education, health – would you do it?

Times are hard. Associations make the world better.

SocialFish

It’s good to know that AOTA and its members are out there now, providing resources for drivers, families, and health professionals to keep older adults mobile and active in their communities. Associations improve health care. The Pediatric Nursing Certification Board is increasing the number of Certified Pediatric Nurses to ensure that more children receive the best possible expert care. Maddie and I attended the ASAE Summit Awards Dinner a few days ago.

The Most Overused Buzzwords and Marketing Speak in Press Releases

Adam Sherk

We could make it an educational piece, add some video, link to your blog and make some suggestions for improvement. Take Care Sajaad Kaliced June 30, 2010 at 12:08 pm How about a contest for a release that uses all of them?

Countdown to Give2TheMaxDay

SocialFish

“Founded in 1968, MobileMed’s mission is to provide quality health care to the uninsured, low income, working poor and homeless in Montgomery County. All struggle with the reality of a community whose need for quality health care exceeds its capacity to deliver.”

17 Tweetchats for Social Media, Marketing and PR folks

Direct Marketing Observations

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. 12) #SMCEDU Discussions about Social Media / Higher Education.

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 Blog - Untitled Article

Diva Marketing Blog

It''s our pleasure the first story is from an organization, ISDD , whose mission is to improvie the the lives/health of children living in circumstances of social and economic disadvantage. This is the 5th year of Diva Marketing''s Holiday For Small Nonprofits Series. .

Asperger's and IT: Dark secret or open secret?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Industry - Automotive - Defense/Aerospace - Energy/Utilities - Financial - Health Care - Retail - Transportation - Travel - Manufacturing. Education/Training. ); ); } else { document.write(); }. ); } else { document.write(); }. More Resources. Blogs Webcasts Quickstudies Security Managers Journal This Week in Print. Zones White Papers Editorial Calendar. Events. Research E-mail Newsletters.

Career Starts and Changes: Make it Count

Idaconcpts

In addition to looking at the job itself, you should also find out what type of education it takes to be able to get into your chosen field. Consider Health Care. If you’re looking for a great field to get into, you might want to take a look at the health care industry.

Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King

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We see that this abundance of information can be used in the right ways to form the foundation of educations in nearly anything. This is no longer the case, so that removes one use case for higher education.

Young Association Professionals take over ASAE’s Acronym Blog

SocialFish

I’ll stop the world – Aaron Wolowiec, director of education and associate partnerships at the Health Care Association of Michigan, on volunteer leadership.

List of Brand-Side Corporate Social Strategists: Twitter Edition

Webbiquity SMM

Educational Services. • Mike Rivera -New Media Strategist, University of Denver. Government, Armed Services, Education. • Christina Whitlock – Social Media Management, Supervisor at Marine Corps Recruiting. • Kevin Jones – Social Media Manager at NASA / SAIC. • Scott McIlnay – Director, Emerging Media Integration, Dept.

I Started a Blog But No One Cared | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

Development Social Media I Started a Blog But No One Cared Fri, Jan 8, 2010 Enterprise 2.0 Image Courtesy of Flickr user cogdogblog As many of you know, here at Booz Allen, we’ve got an internal suite of social media tools available on our Intranet – hello.bah.com.

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Help Me Find My Next Job?

Ari Herzog

I’ve applied to several job vacancies over the past week including social media manager at a national retail chain, government affairs director at a pharmaceutical firm, marketing and communications coordinator for an urban affairs organization, communications manager for a health care advocacy organization, and chief of staff to a university president.

100 Cool Things You Can Do With RSS " Accredited Degrees

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Education. Health Care. Public Health. Accredited Degrees. Accredited Distance Learning Degrees. Distance Degree Finder. Enter Your Zip Code: - Select All Subjects -. Arts & Liberal Studies. Digital & Media Arts. Fashion & Interior Design. Fashion Design. Interior Design. Photography. Graphic Design. Animation. Web Design. Business. Accounting. Ebusiness & Ecommerce. Finance. HR Management. International Business. Management & Admin. Marketing.

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Billion dollar bail-out – We deserve it! - Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

Buy a new car – create jobs Invest in the market – capital drives growth Pay for your parent’s medical insurance – health care improves. We all know how well they obviously take care of their money, why would we want to bail them out for them to do it over again.

100 Cool Things You Can Do With RSS

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Education. Health Care. Public Health. Accredited Degrees. Accredited Distance Learning Degrees. Distance Degree Finder. Enter Your Zip Code: Campus & Online. Online. Campus. Select All Subjects -. Arts & Liberal Studies. Digital & Media Arts. Fashion & Interior Design. Fashion Design. Interior Design. Photography. Graphic Design. Animation. Web Design. Business. Accounting. Ebusiness & Ecommerce. Finance. HR Management. International Business.

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A Battle of Two Blogs: Obama v. Romney

ProBlogger

Scrolling through Obama’s blog, one feels more that the bloggers are focused more on filling the pipeline with fresh content, and less on attempting to educate voters on the differences in strategies that make the incumbent a better choice for a second term.

Social Media Monitoring Grudge Match: Radian6 vs. Scout Labs

www.socialmediaexplorer.com

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.

HOW OUR WORDS IMPACT OUR CLIENTS

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

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The McKinsey Quarterly Home McKinsey & Company McKinsey Global Institute china.mckinseyquarterly.com Help [+] Log In Register close Register Member Center The McKinsey Quarterly is the business journal of McKinsey & Company. Register now for immediate access to hundreds of articles. First time here? Read our Quarterly Basics. Forgot Password?

From The Industrial Age To The Networked Age

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While Tapscott may be best known as an author, consultant and speaker (he is chairman of business strategy at nGenera Insight ), he is also an adjunct professor of management at the Rotman School of Management , University of Toronto , and leverages both the corporate and education worlds to not just postulate about the future, but to engage in deep research and in-depth studies to formulate his unique perspective. You must read Macrowikinomics.

The Public Doesn't Need to Know What Gov 2.0 is, But They Do Need.

Social Media Strategery

You people in DC sure are talking a good game – trotting out your iPhone apps , Twitter feeds , blogs , and wikis - and I suppose I should care about those things, but in reality, I haven’t got the slightest clue why any of that matters to me.

Latest Online Video Data Shows Strong Growth in Internet TV | Bare.

Bare Feet Studios

If you are a larger company, you have tremendous assets at your fingertips, not to mention stories to be told, brands to be built, and customers to be educated and entertained.

40 Social Media Blogs You Should Be Reading

Pamorama

Chris Brogan : Chris Brogan is President of New Marketing Labs, a new media marketing agency, and home of the Inbound Marketing Summit conferences and Inbound Marketing Bootcamp educational events. 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.

IBM SJ 45-4 | Ethnographic study of collaborative knowledge work

Buzz Marketing for Technology

According to Tom Davenport, a knowledge worker is “someone with high degrees of expertise, education or experience and the primary purpose of their jobs involves the creation, distribution, or application of knowledge.” They are domain experts in the following areas: biotechnology, high technology, medicine, health care, professional services, retail, manufacturing, and law. Country/region [ change ] Terms of use.

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Billion dollar bail-out - We deserve it!

Koka Sexton

Buy a new car – create jobs Invest in the market – capital drives growth Pay for your parent’s medical insurance – health care improves. We all know how well they obviously take care of their money, why would we want to bail them out for them to do it over again.