Physician Involvement

This is the first of a two-part post on Doximity, the one million member community for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and pharmacists. Here's where you can read the second post.

Doximity’s popularity is growing, and for good reason.  It’s a valuable tool for networking among health care professionals, [...]

By Mary Adam • October 31, 2019

With the rise of health care consumerism, hospital rankings are increasingly important in patients' decisions of where to receive care.

Most prominent of these is the U.S. News & World Report [...]

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network • September 10, 2019

By: Amy S. Oxentenko, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF | @AmyOxentenkoMD

After an investigator comes up with a novel research idea, completes the necessary data collection, then successfully gets the work published, there is a natural sense of accomplishment.  However, the real impact of one’s research lies in the ability to disseminate it so [...]

By Amy S. Oxentenko, M.D. • June 18, 2019
Congratulations to Jasmine R. Marcelin, M.D., and Kelly Cawcutt, M.D., Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, on becoming a Bronze Fellow! Dr. Marcelin participated in our Social Media Residency last fall in Jacksonville and then crafted a comprehensive social media strategy to increase the national and [...]
By Audrey Laine Seymour • March 27, 2019
One of our Mayo Clinic physicians contacted me a little over a week ago with a request for help in exploring his personal use of Twitter. Below is our email conversation, shared with his permission, to highlight resources we offer medical professionals through the Mayo Clinic Social Media Network. [...]
By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network • January 28, 2019
If you feel like you’re drowning in the sea of work and life, you’re not alone. In fact, 66% of full-time employees in the U.S. do not strongly believe they have work/life balance. But there are a few people who seem to have it figured out. Pashtoon Kasi, MBBS, [...]
By Audrey Laine Seymour • January 22, 2019
The Experts by Experience series features columns—Knowledge Translation–by guest authors who underscore the need for building an engaging, collaborative health care culture. Knowledge Translation columnists include health care leaders, clinicians, researchers, and marketing and communication professionals who translate the importance of integrating first-hand experiences of patients and caregivers, in ways that are meaningful and relevant, to engage and expand the dialogue [...]
By Farris Timimi MD, Medical Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network • December 14, 2018