Here’s some of the best stuff in Healthcare Social Media from last week.
SickKids and Social Media
How this children’s hospital uses healthcare social media to further its goals & communicate with the community. An interview with Senior Manager of Strategic Communications at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids).
How Doctors Are Using Social Media to Connect With Patients
Social media makes it easier than ever for patients and physicians to connect outside the exam room. And while most of the attention has centered on hospitals’ efforts, which are often driven by marketing and have relatively large budgets, primary care and other private-practice doctors are building an online presence.
7 Features of the New Generation of Physicians
The use of social media and generally digital technologies in medicine and healthcare is shaping what kind of medical professionals med students will become. They represent the new generation of physicians.