Social Media Health Network

Bringing the Social Media Revolution to Health Care


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Posting About a Patient, Part 3

A patient gave you a beautiful handmade thank you note. You love it so much that you want to share it with your friends and family. You take a picture and post it on Facebook with the following note: Isn't my patient amazing? She’s in remission, and she’s the strongest [...]

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 [...]

Created by Randy Schwarz

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