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 [...]
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 [...]
The tide continues to rise around the HCSMCA as more and more people join the network and participate in the weekly tweetchat.
Everyone paying attention to this space will know that I have interviewed Colleen Young – the hugely respected woman who created the hashtag #HCSMCA and started a movement – a few times for this blog.
How could these ideas relate to your own organization’s messaging and ambitions?
What can you do to get people’s attention, keep it AND inspire them to make positive change as it relates to collaborative healthcare?
On Thursday February 24th, 2011 at 9 PM ET the very first pan-Canadian #HCSMCA (Health Care Social Media Canada) tweet-up will occur! CIHC will be participating in the Vancouver and Halifax events. We will be joining friends and colleagues working with – or who are interested in – health care from cities like Edmonton, Toronto, [...]
Click the title above to see the Social Media Readiness for Healthcare Organizations slideshow. Originally presented at IPE Ontario 2011 Conference by Sean Cranbury.
Here’s the transcript for the most recent #IPChat. @NurseKama hosted the event and generated some great discussion and a few new contributors. It’s great to see the discussion take on a life of its own. Also wonderful to see the informative and convivial atmosphere. Please pass this link along to your friends and colleagues who [...]
Have you ever used Wikipedia to learn more about a person, a place, an idea or an event? Wikipedia is the largest and most popular general reference work on the Internet, with more than 15 million articles having been written collaboratively by volunteers around the world. Recognizing the value of this type of community-driven database, [...]
This is going to be very exciting! Our next big step in growing the community around ideas for improving #interprofessional #collaborative #healthcare is happening on Sunday July 4th at 8PM ET. You can participate and/or track the discussion live by following #IPChat. Here’s a breakdown on format for #IPChat 01: Details: When: July 4th, 2010 [...]