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Register for Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic

Haven't yet participated in Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic? Make this the year you do! October 20-23 in Rochester, MN Registration opens today for a week of lively learning and conversation about current best practices for health care social media. Highlights of the week include: Social Media Residency, an intensive one-day hands-on [...]

Created by Meredith Gould, PhD

Take a Peek: #MayoRagan Pre-Social Media Summit Workshops

Mark your calendar for the entire Social Media Summit: October 21-23, 2014 Plan to arrive in time to dive right into our 6th Annual Health Care Social Media Summit with these great workshops from Ragan Communications. Check out these wonderful workshop options below. Registration with special discounts for SMHN members begins on June 27! Tuesday, October [...]

Created by Meredith Gould, PhD

Webinar: Teach your physicians and staff how to blog

How do you get the best people to blog? Is it possible to train a proud, sensitive doctor who thinks he’s a perfectly adequate communicator to write in an accessible, popular, jargon-free style? Can you even teach this? On March 26, during this webinar, “Teach your physicians and staff how [...]

Created by Randy Schwarz

FREE (re-broadcast) Webinar Jan. 9th - Sticky Social Media Situations

On Thursday, January 9th, we will re-broadcast the November 8, 2013 webinar entitled, “How to handle social media when it gets messy"  by Amanda Changuris. The webinar will be followed with a live Q & A with Amanda. Amanda is a marketing and communications specialist at Frederick Memorial Hospital in Frederick, Maryland, where she leads social [...]

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 @Mayo Clinic, 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

#MayoRagan: Communicate in a crisis to inform employees, the public and media

Almost one year ago, Superstorm Sandy hit the East Coast, flooding streets, subway lines and cutting power in and around New York City. Just a few months ago, terrorist bombs exploded as runners crossed the finish line at the Boston Marathon. When the unexpected happens, you must be prepared with [...]

Created by Randy Schwarz

3 ways to deal with a patient’s online rampage featured at Summit

Editor's Note: This post by Jessica Levco originally appeared on Ragan's Healthcare Communication News and previews the 5th Annual Health Care Social Media Summit in October, which is part of Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic. Each time you log on to your hospital’s Facebook page, you’re never quite sure what you might see.Facebook is [...]

Created by Randy Schwarz

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