Post Tagged with: "Social Media"
Online information (from the Patient Power website) seemed to be really very helpful for patients in discussing their health with a doctor. 47.4% of patients were very likely and 37.5% were somewhat likely to discuss their online findings with their doctor. It was very interesting to note the results of these discussions.Read More...
Health Finance News has a great list of reasons for the decline in hospital inpatient volumes and most of these are indicative of what we will also see in the future. Hospital administration has entered a whole new world and its leaders will need to be truly innovative and creative in order to survive.Read More...
I recently spoke with Theresa Defino, editor of AIS Health’s Report on Patient Privacy about the limits of social media “research” by or on behalf of health care providers. The impetus for this piece was a post written by Art Caplan about apatient being taken off the liver transplant list when social media posts including photos of the patient drinking alcohol came to the attention of the transplant team.Read More...
Social technologies are quickly finding their way into care and coordination processes across the entire continuum of health and wellness activities. Earlier today I explored my thoughts about the integration of social media and underlying digital technologies into a healthcare organization’s communication and patient engagement strategy.Read More...
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