Tag Archives: healthcare social media

Value in Healthcare

Blog post by Colin Hung Over the last few months I have been reading and hearing a lot about “value” in healthcare and I thought it would be an interesting topic to explore together on an #hcldr tweetchat. Back in December, the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) launched a new Value Score measurement […]

Thanks and the Future

Blog post by Colin Hung This is a holiday week for our friends in the US. Thursday is Thanksgiving – a day for celebrating with family and giving thanks for the bounty of the year. Because of this I thought we would go with a lighter topic this week on #hcldr – Payment Reform! Just […]

Tribes & Silos: Let’s Chat!

Blog post by Bernadette Keefe MD     Chat Transcript from 10/20:   http://goo.gl/yKguWv The point is to be together, to mix our differences – @Bionicohand at @iMaginationCtr Introduction During the #HCLDR chat conversation on ‘Positive Deviance” that was held on October 6th, 2015,  (blog post by Colin Hung and transcript) an astute comment was made by Dr. […]

MDs + Social Media. What do we want and why?

Blog by Bryan Vartabedian MD. [Introduction by Colin Hung.] This week on #hcldr we are excited to have a healthcare social media star as a guest – Bryan Vartabedian, MD (aka @Doctor_V). Dr. Vartabedian is considered one of health care’s influential voices on social technology and medicine. He has served as a consultant to a […]

Platforms for Community-Wide Care Coordination

This week on #hcldr we’re doing something we’ve never done before. On Tuesday October 28th at 8:30pm Eastern (for your local time click here) we will have a panel of guests online with us: Katherine Kim, PhD, MPH, MBA (@kimkater): health informaticist, researcher and Associate Professor at University of California, Davis Charles Boicey, MS, RN-BC, […]

Online Is Just Courtship…

Blog post by Bernadette Keefe In my earlier days of social media (specifically #hcsm -healthcare social media) I felt that extending the healthcare information reach implied further engagement ONLINE. After all, with so many edifying healthcare tweet chats, a plethora of compelling healthcare conferences, multiple supportive and informative patient/disease chats, and a virtual banquet of […]

What is a Quote Tweet

Our topic for Healthcare Leaders this week is conference tweeting. I believe some of the most valuable conference tweeting occurs when you can capture a quote from the speaker. It’s not easy to capture a quote from a speaker because you have to type and capture the quote really quickly, listen intently and then figure […]