As social media evolves, our philosophy remains steady:
We believe individuals have the right and responsibility to advocate for their own health, and it's our responsibility to help them use social media tools to get the best information, and connect with providers as well as one another.
Save the dates and plan to attend
this educational and networking gathering...
June 15-16, 2015
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota
More details coming soon!
Is there more to internal communication than newsletters and messages “From the President?” Can social strategies and internal communications work together to create better employee engagement? The answer is yes!
March 31st, 2015 · Leave a Comment
Editor’s Note: Welcome to the first in an occasional series about healthcare-related chats on Twitter. Here I interview Colin Hung, co-founder of #HCLDR, a chat I’ve come to value for its wide range of topics and wisdom-generous participants.* Details Founded: October 23, 2012 by Colin Hung and Lisa Fields. (Lisa has since retired from social […]
March 23rd, 2015 · Leave a Comment
What’s Twitter good for? Many have wondered. My answer: To start and/or participate in a conversation on a specific subject. And a particularly useful Twitter conversation: live conversations during a conference or gathering. At the Business Innovation Factory, a nonprofit that helps transform complex social systems such as healthcare and education, we host an […]
March 20th, 2015 · 4 Comments
Editor’s Note: Dave deBronkart’s (aka, ePatientDave) connection with MCCSM spans years. It includes serving on our External Advisory Board as well as being in our first Platinum Fellow cohort. We were proud to have Dave announce his Visiting Professor appointment to the Mayo Clinic Department of Medicine during Social Media Week 2014. At last, Dave will arrive on […]
March 14th, 2015 · Leave a Comment
By Lee Aase
We’re excited about Monday’s release of an original music video, part of our #StrongArmSelfie colorectal cancer awareness campaign with Fight Colorectal Cancer. In addition to employees from all three Mayo Clinic campuses, it’s great to get the Mayo brothers involved, along with President Lincoln and Lady Liberty. Dr. Will and Dr. Charlie were the original social […]