Tag Archives: healthcare social media

Social Media and the Regulators

Blog post by Pat Rich and Trish Paton. Introduction by Colin Hung. This week on #hcldr we’re excited to welcome Pat Rich @pat_health and Trish Paton @trishpaton as guest hosts. Pat and Trish are longtime #hcldr contributors, fellow #hcsmca collaborators and solid Canadian friends. They have chosen a topic that is near and dear to […]

What’s the Fix for Healthcare?

Blog by Colin Hung This week we are helping our friend and HCLDR community member – Burt Rosen @burtrosen as he prepares for the What’s The Fix conference (hashtag – #WTFix) on Wednesday June 14th. Burt describes #WTFix as: A free, one-day online and in-person conference dedicated to those working from the outside in to change […]

Online Communities

Blog post by Colin Hung On Monday May 8th, I will be making a presentation alongside Dan Dunlop @dandunlop President of Jennings and Cindy Price Gavin @cindypricegavin, Founding Executive Director of Let’s Win! Sharing Science Solutions for Pancreatic Cancer. The three of us will be discussing Online Communities at the annual Healthcare Marketing & Physician […]

Online Reputations in Healthcare

Blog post by Colin Hung Over the past few weeks I have had no fewer than five different conversations on the topic of online reputations in healthcare. It started with a fun and lively debate with my colleagues at work. There are a few members of the team who are not active on social media […]

Where are the nurses?

We are very honored to have Pamela Ressler (@pamressler), Founder Stress Resources, Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine–Pain Research, Education and Policy Program, return as an #hcldr guest host this week. She is preparing for her panel at the upcoming Medicine X at Stanford University conference and she asked if she could host #hcldr to […]

Healthcare + Twitter

Blog post by Colin Hung Have we past the Twitter peak? Is Twitter in decline? These were the questions that John Lynn @techguy and I recently debated. We were talking about how each of us were doing more and more outside of Twitter (like Blabs, podcasts and videos) and I made the comment that Twitter […]

Healthcare Social Media 2.0

Blog post by Colin Hung One of the first tweetchats I participated in was Healthcare Social Media Canada (#hcsmca). I quickly learned that #hcsmca was more than a hashtag, it was a vibrant online community filled with people who wanted to change Canadian Healthcare through social media. I was instantly hooked. The first person I met through #hcsmca […]