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Call for Proposals: Your Opportunity to Make Social Media Week Even Greater

Call for Proposals: Your Opportunity to Make Social Media Week Even Greater

You've created new ways to use social networking platforms, some worked and others not so much. Same thing with digital tools for monitoring and measuring. If you're a marketing pro, you've come up with innovative ways to persuade C-Suiters about the value of digital engagement. Perhaps you're a provider, patient, or caregiver [...]

Created by Meredith Gould

Report from #MayoRagan: Creating and Launching a Brand Journalism Site

Report from #MayoRagan: Creating and Launching a Brand Journalism Site

We work at Mayo Clinic where we try to connect with the heart, mind and eye. We’re not neurologists, cardiologists, psychologists or ophthalmologists. What are we? We’re brand journalists and that means telling our story with emotion, credibility and imagery on traditional and social media platforms. Our Public Affairs team strives to [...]

Created by Ronald Petrovich

Announcement: Welcoming Another 2014 Patient-Caregiver Scholarship Recipient

Announcement: Welcoming Another 2014 Patient-Caregiver Scholarship Recipient

Late last week,  2014 Patient-Caregiver Scholarship recipient Alanna Wong contacted us with regrets about not being able to undertake the significant travel required to get from Hawaii to Minnesota -- 11 hours and 3 transfers! With regret we accepted this reality, offered our very best wishes to Ms. Wong, and [...]

Created by Meredith Gould

NurseJournal.org names Mayo Clinic #1 Social Media Friendly Hospital

NurseJournal.org names Mayo Clinic #1 Social Media Friendly Hospital

We practice what we teach... and are honored that NurseJournal.org has named Mayo Clinic as #1 on its 2014 list of the top 100 most social media friendly hospitals. How did we zoom to the top? NurseJournal staffers collected data about Twitter and Facebook use by 800 hospitals. In reviewing [...]

Created by Meredith Gould

Patients/Caregivers: Win a Scholarship to Attend Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic

Patients/Caregivers: Win a Scholarship to Attend Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic

Once again and for the fourth consecutive year, we'll provide three (3) full scholarships so that patient and caregiver advocates can participate in Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic. Social Media Week takes place from October 20 through 23 at Mayo's campus in Rochester, Minn. And we really do mean a full scholarship that covers tuition [...]

Created by Meredith Gould

Announcing the Social Media Simulation Series

Mayo Clinic has been a leader in providing education and training in proper use of social media tools in the health care context. We published our guidelines for employee use of social media and the Social Media Residency program in 2009,  and established the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media (MCCSM) in 2010. In [...]

Created by Randy Schwarz

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