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The Role of Social Media on Preventive Health

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At #HealthXPh we have been discussing the impact of social media to healthcare in the Philippines. In this session of healthxph chat, we’d be focusing on social media and how it can improve health promotions and healthcare compliance. The possibility of using social media to  shift focus on preventive  rather than curative health will also be discussed. Social…

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How should nurses act on social media platforms?

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It was an exciting opportunity to talk about healthcare social media to our nurse colleagues during the Philippine Nurses Association Annual Convention held in Davao City last October 21, 2015 . I zeroed in on this- “Social Media: A Powerful Tool for Health Care and Its Ethical Implications and   Responsibilities”  in the 30 minutes I’m allocated. I don’t have permission…

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Metrics Matrix: Measuring social media success in healthcare

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The scientific community honed us to develop the habit of formulating research strategy and validation tools to measure outcomes. Social media despite being a relatively newcomer to healthcare, should not be an exception. There should be a way of measuring social media’s impact to healthcare or we lose valuable insights into how it played a role in shaping healthcare.

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Social media in healthcare education, inclusion or just distraction?

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Social media is pervasive, even in healthcare. As an early adopter, I witnessed how social media went mainstream as it integrates into our lives. I’ve also been a witness to the many challenges and opportunities social media presents as it slowly encroaches into the silos of our daily lives. My struggle though is not always about social media integration or…

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Physician branding on social media

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Do you think it’s ethical for doctors to “advertise” their professional services on social media? How come healthcare institutions do it and we don’t ?

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