When I went through Mayo Clinic’s new employee orientation in May, I was excited to see the “#SocialAtMayo” video shown to the group. As I watched the 8-minute video, I noticed two things: my classmates were tuning it out, and it was dated. The host of the video [...]
By Audrey Laine Seymour • October 5, 2016
You’ve added up all of the individual views for all of your videos and then saw that this number is way larger than the number given to you by YouTube for the views of your playlist (that includes all of these videos). Why? There are three reasons why:
By Tony Hart, Champion Specialist • May 10, 2016
I've been a big proponent of Periscope, and we've used it extensively at Mayo Clinic, with 76 broadcasts since we launched our channel in June, including our #ScopeScope live colonoscopy program. Last week we started exploring Facebook Live, and I'm convinced many more organizations will be adopting Facebook [...]
By Lee Aase • March 21, 2016
In just nine months, has gotten significant traction as an easy-to-use, mobile-friendly video chat platform. While Periscope is great for interactive one-to-many broadcasts, Blab is all about group discussions. Instead of one video perspective, Blab allows up to four video participants at a time in [...]
By Lee Aase • March 15, 2016
Starting at about 8 a.m. CST on Tuesday March 1, Mayo Clinic will be streaming video of a colonoscopy live on Periscope, in a broadcast we’re calling the #ScopeScope. Watch highlights from the #ScopeScope! Please share with your friends on Facebook, Twitter [...]
By Lee Aase • February 23, 2016
Our Mayo Clinic videos on YouTube, viewed more than 7.5 million times this past year, included timeless classics like
By Margaret Shepard • December 28, 2015
The Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media (MCCSM) held its first international Healthcare and Social Media Summit, a.k.a. #MayoInOz, Sept. 1-2 in Brisbane, Australia, in collaboration with the Australian Private Hospitals Association (APHA). After a welcome from APHA Director of Communications & Marketing
By SMHNadmin • September 15, 2015