Tag: Social media

What doctors should do if criticised in the social media

We are seeing quite a trend these days for people to take to the social media to criticize all manner of things, including healthcare, doctors, nurses and medical staff. Some of these criticisms may be the result of poor communication

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Official guidelines for the use of social media in healthcare

In recent times there has been a spate of pictures and videos of patients (some even with private parts exposed) being circulated in the social media, especially Facebook. Some may have originated from medical staff and some from members of

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Tips on using social media for doctors

This post in KevinMD is a timely reminder for doctors using social media like Facebook, Twitter and Googleplus I’d like to highlight the important points again 1) Set your privacy settings to high Many Facebook users do not know how

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