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Social Media Resources

The following two items were posted on the BHIC Blog. For simplicity’s sake, we’ve posted the article below: Healthcare social media: Five tips for growing hospital blog traffic Brandon Glenn MedCity News http://bit.ly/peSxX0 “what’s the best way to go about … Continue reading

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In Case of Emergency, Check Twitter

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://t.co/FhIbzfN By Neil Versel InformationWeek July 29, 2011 Twitter, Facebook, and online communities can help healthcare organizations, emergency personnel, and government agencies better prepare for and respond to emergencies, so it’s a … Continue reading

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Healthy Tweeting

Siobhan Champ-Blackwell found the following information on tweeting – and posted on her BHIC Blog.   Misleading Medical Tweets Could Cause Harm http://bit.ly/oVsxrH July 14th, 2011 by GarySchwitzer This is not a lesson about the limitations of 140-ch. Rather, it … Continue reading

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Joplin Tornado and Social Media Response

The following was posted on MCR-MCMLA [mcmla-l@listserv.kumc.edu]; on behalf of; MidContinental Region News [rml4@RML4.UTAH.EDU] http://bit.ly/jvYmUJ “Read this blog entry from the idisaster 2.0: Social Media and Emergency Management blog on how social media use in response to the Joplin tornado … Continue reading

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Articles on the Impact of Personal Health Records

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. Social Media, PHRs Can Aid in Monitoring Chronic Diseases http://bit.ly/jU2tkp iHealthBeat May 2, 2011 Social networking tools, when paired with the use of personal health records, can be valuable in monitoring chronic … Continue reading

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Updates from DiversityRX

…as seen on the BHIC Blog…   http://www.diversityRx.org The DiversityRX webiste was recently updated. New features include 3 extensive databases, with resources, organizations and professional profiles related to working in cross cultural health care. There are now 4 blogs, and … Continue reading

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Social Media: A Guide for Researchers

Information on this exciting resource was posted  on the BHIC Blog. http://bit.ly/eOwfQa From the Introduction: “This guide will show you how you can use social media to help your research and your career. Social media have big implications for how … Continue reading

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Health Information Updates

This was posted today on the BHIC Blog   When looking for health information, the National Library of Medicine’s MedlinePlus http://medlineplus.gov provides a trustworthy website to find information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus … Continue reading

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Health Literacy & Social Media

The following was posted on the HealthLiteracy listserv by Geri Lynn Baumblatt.   “This is an interview with a pediatrician whose getting great results by connecting with her patients via texting and twitter. The short format has also forced her … Continue reading

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Social Media Resources

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog.      I just gave a brief look at the Health Communicator’s Social Media Toolkit and found it to be very informative, well organized and very practical. The Health Communicator’s Social Media Toolkit http://bit.ly/amOmMIContinue reading

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