The spring of 2012 is bringing with it all kinds of positive change and transitions. It’s not just that the days are getting longer and warmer, either. The change that we saw with the emergence of social media and the web over the past few years seems to be finally taking root in the day [...]
Article written by: John Weeks, Executive Director, Academic Consortium for Complementary and Alternative Health Care (ACCAHC) Sometimes black humor is the right ice-breaker. So when I participate in interprofessional education/care gatherings lately on behalf of the Academic Consortium for Complementary and Alternative Health Care (ACCAHC – www.accahc.org), I sometimes use this line: Our silos are [...]
In one of her final blog posts of 2011, Colleen_Young wrote a piece called #HCSMCA Wishes for 2012. She encouraged members of the Health Care Social Media Canada community to share their ‘wishes’ for the new year in 140 characters or less. Here’s our contribution to the Wishes for 2012: In 2012, my #hcsmca will [...]
2011 has been quite a year for interprofessionalism in Canada, the USA, and beyond! And CIHC is doing its part to continue the amazing dialogue into 2012 by bringing back our popular monthly twitter-based conversation #IPChat! #IPChat will happen on the last Wednesday of every month at 2PM ET (just after #HCSMCA wraps). #IPChat will [...]
Please check out the presentation, Social Media Readiness for Health Care Organizations, delivered by Sean Cranbury at the Collaborating Across Borders III Conference in Tucson, Arizona on November 20th 2011. Social Media Readiness for Health Care Organizations: Collaborating Across Borders III Conference, Tucson, Az. 2011 View more presentations from Sean Cranbury
As I thought about how to use the social media channels to keep providing real-time information I realized that we need a hashtag for this conference so that all of the info is easy to find and archived for future reference.
Canadian Thanksgiving weekend has come and gone and we’re ready to return with another exciting #IPChat on October 24th. We’ve already had some great suggestions for topics to discuss at the next and future #IPChats but we wanted to give people more opportunity to contribute their ideas. This will hopefully give us a chance to [...]