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Hospitals Evals Are Going Social

For the savvy medical observer, it is commonplace to refer to industry standards of hospital quality in choosing one hospital over another. Those quality measures are set forth by trusted indicators, such as the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

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Healthcare innovation and social media

How can we connect healthcare innovation and social media? When I asked myself this question, the only answer I could come up with was that we already have. Consider the following example: #hcsm, or Healthcare Communications & Social Media:  This

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Why social media will allow Occupy Healthcare to be successful

This past week at the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Practice Improvement Conference, I had the opportunity to experience one of the most significant benefits of social media – the connections. Many of us involved in social media often

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