Editor’s Note: Meredith Gould, PhD, is a member of the External Advisory Board for the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media. From zero to gazillion miles per hour in weeks -- that's how quickly Pinterest, the latest social media platform has caught on. First adopted by artists, photographers, crafters, and do-it-yourselfers, Pinterest [...]
Panelists at Mayo-hosted Health Care Social Media Summit discuss how social media has helped them, their families and their peers. It was hard to miss one recurring theme at the Health Care Social Media Summit, which began Wednesday, Oct. 23, in Rochester and wraps up today: The patient experience is [...]
Here are answers to some questions we've been receiving about our Patient/Caregiver Scholarship Essay Contest for Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic. Do I have to be a Mayo Clinic patient to enter? No. our contest is open to all legal U.S. residents. Why is the contest limited to U.S. residents? [...]
Hello, I would like to make health care professionals aware of http://www.yecco.com: the facebook of healthcare innovation! Yecco is a free worldwide social network for families, communities & healthcare professionals, providing tools & aids to make caring easier for the disabled & the elderly.