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Social Media Profiles

When you create a social media profile for yourself, which is NOT appropriate to do? A. Use the Mayo Clinic logo as your profile picture B. Say that you work at Mayo Clinic on your profile C. Use Mayo Clinic as part of your account name (e.g. @MayoClinicJoe) D. All of the above E. [...]

Created by Randy Schwarz

Tweeting a Recommendation

One of your Twitter friends tweeted the following: You want to recommend Mayo Clinic. Which of the following responses would be the most appropriate as a Mayo employee?   A. @Friend Come to Mayo Clinic—they have the best orthopedic surgeons in the world! B. @Friend Try @mayoclinic—they’re ranked #1 in ortho in [...]

Created by Randy Schwarz

Social Media at Meetings

Mayo Clinic’s Center for Innovation hosts several fascinating and well-known speakers at its annual Transform symposium, and this year, you’re lucky enough to attend. You have a personal Facebook and Twitter account, as well as a Yammer account. Where is it OK to post photos, quotes, and commentary about the [...]

Created by Randy Schwarz

Celebrity Sighting

You’re fairly certain you just saw a famous politician walking through a Mayo Clinic building. You post this on Yammer, Mayo Clinic’s internal social networking tool, to see if any of your colleagues saw him. Is this acceptable? A. Yes, only Mayo Clinic employees and students have access to Yammer B. No, it [...]

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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 [...]

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Making internal comments work for you featured at Social Media Summit

Editor's Note: This post by Jessica Levco originally appeared on Ragan's Healthcare Communication News and previews a pre-conference workshop from the 5th Annual Health Care Social Media Summit in October, which is part of Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic.  When Mayo Clinic launched a jobs website, employee commenters began demanding a location identifier. Before [...]

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New #SocialAtMayo video educates Mayo Clinic employees on social media guidelines

Mayo Clinic has a new educational video to communicate our guidelines for appropriate employee use of social media and to encourage creative work-related application of social tools in health care. #SocialAtMayo – Social Media Guidelines for Mayo Clinic Employees is part of our orientation program for new hires and also [...]

Created by Lee Aase

New Policy Statement on Online Medical Professionalism

The American College of Physicians (ACP) Ethics, Professionalism, and Human Rights Committee, the ACP Council of Associates, and the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) Special Committee on Ethics and Professionalism spent eighteen months developing a policy statement on online medical professionalism, and it was published in April 2013 in the [...]

Created by David Harlow