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Starting Social Media Grand Rounds

Social Media Grand Rounds is an educational and networking event we will be holding every other month on our Mayo Clinic campuses, with a video stream available for those who can’t join us in person. It's a chance for us to gather outside ideas and perspectives, often from other industries, [...]

Created by Lee Aase

Call for Presentations and Case Studies

In addition to our intensive Social Media Residency program, the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media plans to provide numerous social media learning opportunities in 2014 through the Social Media Health Network: Monthly Webinars produced in collaboration with Ragan Communications Regular Member Conference Calls and Webcasts, as well as featured [...]

Created by Lee Aase

Social Media 110: Mayo Clinic's Social Media History

Mayo Clinic established its Center for Social Media in July 2010 (and subsequently the Social Media Health Network) as the next step in its social media progression. In this course Lee Aase, Director of the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media, describes Mayo's century-long history of social networking and how [...]

Created by Lee Aase

Brand Journalism with the Mayo Clinic News Network

Brand Journalism offers opportunity for both the media and your organization. At the #MayoRagan Health Care Social Media Summit at @mayoclinic, consultant/writer Jim Yisela, @jpyr ,Mayo Clinic Media Relations Manager Karl Oestreich and I, Ron Petrovich , Manager, Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media #MCCSM, conducted a workshop on how to tell, [...]

Created by Ronald Petrovich

Accelerating the Social Media Revolution

This morning Dr. Farris Timimi and I are opening the #MayoRagan Social Media Summit with our keynote address...or since it's two of us, it's more like a keynote conversation. We'll be moving quickly, so for reference, here are our slides. Note that the slide deck on Slideshare has lots of [...]

Created by Lee Aase

Associate memberships offer opportunity for Patient Advocates, Students, Faculty

We’re excited to announce a new opportunity for people who don’t currently work full-time in the health care industry to become Associate Members of the Social Media Health Network. The network is a project of our Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media, gathering individuals and organizations interested in applying social [...]

Created by Lee Aase

Four Potential Bottom-Line Benefits of Social Media in Health Care

Wendy Sue Swanson, M.D., a member of our Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media Advisory Board, served on the faculty for our Social Media Residency in Seattle, hosted by Swedish Health Services. In her Tuesday morning presentations, Dr. Swanson discussed ways to encourage physician involvement in social media. Afterward, she [...]

Created by Lee Aase

TW 101 - Getting Started with Twitter

If you’re involved in health care and social media, you have to be engaged on Twitter. Before I had any idea that it could help me in my job, it was a way for me to connect with the actors and authors I admired most. I had no idea it [...]

Created by Susanna H. French

Health Care Leaders to Follow on Twitter

Wonder which health care leaders you should be following on Twitter? Becker's Hospital Review provides a good starting point with a list of “20 Hospital and Health System Leaders to Follow on Twitter.” We are excited that it includes Dr. Wyatt W. Decker, @wyattwdecker, CEO at Mayo Clinic in Arizona! [...]

Created by Susana Shephard

Voting Open in Social Media Week Patient/Caregiver Scholarship Contest

Today we published the first essays submitted in the Patient/Caregiver Scholarship Contest for Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic. We will be awarding three scholarships, including air travel, lodging and registration for Social Media Residency, the #MayoRagan Social Media Summit (where winners will be part of a keynote panel) and [...]

Created by Lee Aase

Call for Presentations: Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic

The Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media will again host its Social Media Week in Rochester, Minn. in October, and we hope you will plan to attend. To help us develop the strongest program, we invite you to submit a presentation proposal to be considered for inclusion. More on that [...]

Created by Lee Aase

Orientation 101: Creating Your Account

The process for creating a personal account in the Social Media Health Network is the same, whether you're a Member or Guest. A free Guest account in the Social Media Health Network provides limited access so you can sample the Network offerings before joining. If you work for an organization that [...]

Created by Lee Aase