Should We Expect Health Care Professionals To Post And Tweet?

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There’s no doubt about the fact that patients are becoming more vocal in the social media space. Often absent from the online conversation, however, is the voice of the health care professional. Doctors that I have discussed social media with have a broad range of opinions about whether they should engage with their patients online. Do they not understand how the various social media channels work? Would you prefer that your doctor engaged in social media?

An Interview with Advocate Health Care: Case Study #StoriesOfTheGirls

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Advocate Health Care launched a unique program to bring attention to breast cancer prevention, treatment and support. Understanding that women gain strength and the comfort from the stories they share and are shared they used digital and social networks to tell the #StoriesoftheGirls . 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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An Interview with Advocate Health Care: Case Study #StoriesOfTheGirls

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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.

The Next Big Thing in Social Networks

Socialized

How much information are you willing to make public in order to improve your social networking experience? What capabilities might the next social networks have to “improve&# our intimacy with our online friends? Creddy is a social network that makes your FICO credit score available to all of your social network friends. Pollygraf, as its name implies, is the truthful social network.

Importance of Social Media Training in Healthcare Industry

Social Media Marketing

Social Media today has an undeniable power of spreading information, growing the business and developing community. Both individuals and businesses in healthcare industry use social media to stay connected, communicate and sometimes market their products and services. The general public uses social media to research symptoms, local doctors, treatment, and compare options. In fact, social media today is a necessity for the healthcare industry.

5 Ways to Deal with Seasonal Dips in Search Engine Traffic

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk 5 Ways to Deal with Seasonal Dips in Search Engine Traffic by Adam Sherk on August 25, 2009 July and August are a time when many content sites see a seasonal dip in all forms of traffic, including search engine referrals. Reach out – You’ve been meaning to get more involved in brand and content awareness building activities such as social media marketing; now’s the time.

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

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Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 This movement, known as Health 2.0, THINK-Health Three different things happened to me last week that got me thinking about this concept of Health 2.0.

Social Media: The Key to Transforming Doctor-Patient Communication

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You put on your Dr. Mom hat, jump online and feverishly Google their symptoms, you check social media to see if any of your friend’s children are sick. But what if you could connect with your doctor using social media ; asking for advice via a quick Twitter or Facebook message? If social media and blogs in the U.S But more than anything, I was inspired by the overwhelming opportunities social media presents for transforming healthcare. News Health article.

Branding You: using social media to find a job

Sherrilynne Starkie

My short presentation focused on how to use social media for job search. I gave a brief overview on how recruiters use social media to source applicants and advertise vacancies. I used my own experiences as a case study (including confessing my Coronation Street addiction) and shared a poll of Ottawa PR Facebookers I had recently done to find out which social networks are important for job search in this market. Using Social Media to find a job.

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. You put on your Dr. Mom hat, jump online and feverishly Google their symptoms, you check social media to see if any of your friend’s children are sick. But what if you could connect with your doctor using social media ; asking for advice via a quick Twitter or Facebook message? If social media and blogs in the U.S News Health article.

Judge Confirms: You Have No Privacy. Get Over It.

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He was saying that our private information was already in the hands of credit card companies, health care providers, and so many other third parties, the notion that we control this information is flawed. All of the social networking leaders have stumbled. Tags: Online Privacy Social Media Facebook Google privacy Google Buzz My old boss, Scott McNealy, former CEO of Sun Microsystems, said , in 2003, “You have no privacy. Get over it.&#

Creating Great-Performing Social Media Content - Tips for Share-Friendly Posts

The Social Media Hat

Social Media Creating Great-Performing Social Media Content - Tips for Share-Friendly Posts. Creating content for social media can be tough. If you've been social media marketing for a while, you know that, usually, those posts get lower engagement than straight visual posts. Luckily, there are things you can do to make your content shares more social media friendly. Install Social Media Plugins on Your Website. We're not sure Twitter cares a whole lot.

#MyPillStory & the Anti-Baby App: Why Pharma Can’t Afford to Ignore Women’s Health on Social

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Women’s health is a massive topic online. Surveys have shown that looking up health information is one of the main reasons why women use the internet. In fact, more than 80% of internet users are using the internet to get health topics, and about half say that information they find social media affects their health decisions. Below is a virality map that shows how her tweet spread across social networks: .

Hey PR pro! Are you using paid?

Sherrilynne Starkie

If you are like a lmost half of PR professionals you do not use paid promotion or social media advertising as part of your communications strategies and plans. In addition, the most popular social media platforms are now publically-listed companies and are striving to drive ever-increasing shareholder value by earning ad revenues. That means Facebook, Twitter and other social networks have made gaining organic visibility almost impossible.

Young Association Professionals take over ASAE’s Acronym Blog

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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.

Help Me Find My Next Job?

Ari Herzog

Following in the spirit of my friends Anna Barcelos and Dave Atkins who each seek new jobs (please click their names to see what they’re looking for, should you be able to assist them), I’d like to tell you what I’m doing… I shouldn’t need to tell you that I live and breathe social media. This blog attests to that statement; and your reading, sharing, and commenting is why I write a breadth of articles about the social web every week.

Google Living Stories – Just Snazzy Topic Pages or is Google on to.

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Google Living Stories – Just Snazzy Topic Pages or is Google onto Something?

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

Diva Marketing Blog

The relatively fast Pinterest adoption rate, of what we might call nontraditional to social media verticals , is amazing to me. About Ashley Howland is the social media manager for Baylor Health Care System. She took on Baylor’s social media efforts in 2009 “on the side” and it quickly turned into a full time job. Healthcare, as an industry, was slow to participate in the social web. You’re right; health care was very slow to adopt social media.

Proceed with Caution When Being Active on Social Media Sites

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Proceed with Caution When Being Active on Social Media Sites Being active on social media networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter is a great way to build business relationships. 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.

How to Use Social Media in Healthcare: A Guide for Health Professionals

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Social media and healthcare are a powerful combination. Social networks have become an important health resource, and not just for millenials. Nearly 90% of older adults have used social media to seek and share health information. It can be hard to know how to navigate the challenges of social media in healthcare. Providers, agencies, and brands need to create engaging social content. Benefits of social media in healthcare.

ePatient 2015: Healthcare Associations, Are You Ready?

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Excited to point you to my friend Rohit Bhargava’s new book, ePatient 2015: 15 Surprising Trends Changing Healthcare : From his blog post introducing the book , Rohit states: “As I continued thinking about the future of healthcare and watched the landscape changes happening across the world – both due to technology changes and political changes – it became clear that the story was much bigger than doctors on social networks.

Three ways to stretch your marketing budget

SocialFish

Let’s start with the multichannel challenge: how do you manage message integration across your social platforms when your marketing dollars are dwindling? There are many terrific free tools that allow you to track, analyze and optimize; Bitly happens to be one of my favorites for monitoring the social sphere, for example and Moz has a complete list of other stellar freebies for all of your needs. This is a guest post by Liz Scherer. Hire her for your content marketing!

List of Brand-Side Corporate Social Strategists: Twitter Edition

Webbiquity SMM

Jeremiah Owyang recently published a fantastic List of Corporate Social Strategists for 2011 (Buyer/Brand Side) , an impressive compilation of individuals either holding the title or performing the role of corporate social strategist, defined by Jeremiah as “the business decision maker for social media programs – who provides leadership, roadmap definition, and governance; and directly influences the spending on technology vendors and service agencies.&#.

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How to Use Social Media for Crisis Communications and Emergency Management

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On a regular day, connecting with your audience on social media requires tact, care, and forethought. Social media crisis communication for brands comes down to one reassuringly simple question: how can you help? In this post we’re taking a look at social media best practices during a real-world crisis or emergency. Please note that if you’re looking for information better suited to a social media PR crisis, our guide is over here.). World Health Organization.

Awesome Association MarComm Jobs – Week of August 30

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We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , and digital. . 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. The individual will be the media point person for 340B Health, developing and maintaining relationships with the press.

The Most Overused Buzzwords and Marketing Speak in Press Releases

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Most Overused Buzzwords and Marketing Speak in Press Releases by Adam Sherk on June 29, 2010 Unique, one-of-a-kind, best-of-breed…blah, blah, blah.

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. It's helping us achieve or build public value and to achieve social justice in society. Sure, I have been talking about this for 30 years, and the big idea that we're moving beyond the Industrial Age to this new Networked Age is nothing new. networked age.

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

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > News , Strategy > Thinking About Having Your Own TV Show?

What Motivates Readers to Share?

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Every piece of content, social network, and campaign has a vastly different conversion rate at each step of this process. Social requests are just as powerful as full-on hypnotic trances. Political words and phrases like “Obama” and “health care.” The list of least shareable words is full of social media dork words. Stuff like “apps,” “social,” and “Twitter.” Social Media Blog Promotion finding readers writing blog posts

A Battle of Two Blogs: Obama v. Romney

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Both the Romney and Obama campaigns have gotten noticed for their TV and web advertising response speeds, their social media capabilities, and even a new iPhone app that can track a voter’s preferences in the weeks leading up to election day. Indeed, both candidates are using social media to campaign like no politicians before, with some calling this “The social media election.” This guest post is by Andrew Bart. Now that both U.S.

The Ultimate List of Social Media Definitions You Need to Know

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Social media is a constantly evolving field. It can be difficult to keep up with all the new social media definitions that seem to emerge almost every month. That’s why we’ve created this comprehensive glossary of social media terms. This social media glossary is a living document that will evolve as we add and subtract entries, expand our definitions, and provide more context for the most important social media terms. See Social media marketing.

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100 Cool Things You Can Do With RSS " Accredited Degrees

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Health Care. Public Health. Computer Networking & Programming. Dating and Social Networking. 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.

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100 Cool Things You Can Do With RSS

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Health Care. Public Health. Computer Networking & Programming. Dating and Social Networking. 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.

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Your blog freelance writing has a huge impact

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Since URateLocal brings local people together, it can also be used to network offline. Users who post reviews can now get compensated for helping the growing Urate community make more informed choices when it comes to choosing the best college, finding the most reliable health care provider, or finding the most exciting entertainment venue.

Your blog freelance writing has a huge impact

Social Media Network Marketing

Since URateLocal brings local people together, it can also be used to network offline. Users who post reviews can now get compensated for helping the growing Urate community make more informed choices when it comes to choosing the best college, finding the most reliable health care provider, or finding the most exciting entertainment venue.

Quantum Entanglements: The Social Media Scandals

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

kd kelly, aka dotlizard , who has learned a harsh lesson or two in her time on the internets, and wants to warn us about the dangers of social media as it relates to trusting relationships that end in lies, deception, and hurt. People hustling others on social media for a couple of dollars.

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

Convince & Convert

Why can’t your social media program do that? The best – and most effective – social media programs aren’t based on promotions and message distribution. That’s understanding that social media success is a long putt, not a tap-in. Social Media Success = Find a Way to Remove Friction Start today by conducting a Helpfulness Audit for your company. I think the idea of “helping&# is a good catch phrase for the social media umbrella (connecting, interacting, and so on).

How to Achieve In One Year What I Did In Three

Viper Chill

I didn’t care that my time investment hadn’t made me a fair return. In the online space, MySpace were dominating with their idea for a social network online and were quickly becoming the website that everybody had to be a part of. It took me a full three years to start another website that I actually passionately cared about (PluginID) and once again, the site turned out to become a massive success. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

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

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Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search 7 Reasons I’m Moving to Bloomington Indiana August 11th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Top 7 Reasons I’m Moving to Bloomington, Indiana: Skin too dry.

50 Habits of a Highly Effective Blogger " EdithYeung.com

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I met a few celebrity bloggers like Mark Cuban, John Chow and Matt Mullenweg (founding developer of Wordpress) and attended many great sessions about blogging, podcasting, videocasting, SEO and social networking, etc. Network with other bloggers. Limit the number of social bookmarking buttons. E3 Success Blog » Blog Archive » E-3 Carnival of Network Marketing - November 19, 2007 on 19 Nov 2007 at 5:07 pm. [.] 7 Rules of Networking Made Easy.