Tag Archives: healthcare social media

Conferences + Social Media

Blog post by Colin Hung. The annual #HIMSS18 conference is now just a week away…and it is full-on HIMSSanity for me as I prepare for the big event. For the first time in 12 years, I do not have a booth to manage. I’m completely free to roam the exhibit hall and attend sessions. Paradoxically, […]

Mental Health + Social Media

Blog post by Colin Hung. Over the past seven years, Bell Canada’s Let’s Talk initiative has put the spotlight on mental health in Canada. Started in 2010, the Let’s Talk program has generated over $86 Million dollars for mental health research, support lines and charities. January 31st is #BellLetsTalk day and I thought it would […]

Turning words into action in 2018

Blog post by Colin Hung. Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’ – Martin Luther King Jr I was in the midst of finishing the #hcldr blog I had started over the weekend and had almost finished it, when the following tweet came across my stream from Bernice A […]

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 […]