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The Enormous Power Social Media Can Bring to a Hospital

More medical directors and doctors are saying hospitals must turn to social media – not just to help market and advertise their services, but to help further research on rare diseases. Continue reading

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Get a Lung Transplant with the Help of Twitter (and Justin Bieber)

Helene Campbell, a young woman in Canada, suffers from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and needed a lung transplant. So she sent Justin Bieber a single tweet that read, “Hey @justinbieber! I BELIEB you should use that Canadian voice of yours and save lives like mine #beanorgandonor beadonor.ca #giveblood.” Continue reading

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Timing is everything for Twitter

Putting together a proper, timely social media and marketing schedule is critical to the business success of your facility. Continue reading

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Does Twitter even matter?

It sure does. Social media expert David Griner (@Griner) gives some good reasons here, but it’s reason no. 4 — “It’s an ideal forum for businesses to talk to customers” — that really drives home the message. Citing the study … Continue reading

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LinkedIn Proves It’s Not the Weakest Social Media Link

Facebook and Twitter and LinkedIn, oh my! LinkedIn might have taken a little longer to popularize than Facebook and Twitter, but it has proven successful in the professional realm. According to a survey of 5,000 people, the top four reasons … Continue reading

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